DMEXCO Congress Stage

Cyber security: Beyond the Headlines | 2019

Ria Thomas (Global Co-Lead Cyber Security Brunswick) and Ben Aung (CISO SAGE)

Clearly, GDPR has raised awareness that the risks associated with a cyber attack are not only financial, as hackers are actively seeking to access information. But it is also essential to accept the fundamental shift in security thinking – protection is not a viable option given today’s threat landscape. Our experts discussed what Boards and Executive Committees should consider when it comes to cyber risks. At the center of the discussion was the challenge that companies face during a live cyber attack and how they overcome the “cyber language barrier” between cyber / IT leads and broader company leadership.

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