Connecting the dots: A proactive approach to cyber security oversight in the boardroom

A proactive approach to cyber security

Cyber attacks and data leakage are daily threats to organisations globally, reminding us that we are all potential targets of this type of threat. Lawyers are discussing the potential risk of individual liability for corporate directors who do not take appropriate responsibility for oversight of cyber security.


Partner - Cyber Security

KPMG in New Zealand


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The process for closing that gap should not be a mystery. Taking a proactive approach to improving cyber security governance - the dots between IT and the business, and providing the board with the information it needs - can help position the company and the board to more selectively address the evolving threat and implications of a major cyber security breach.

Key insights from Connecting the dots: A proactive approach to cyber security oversight in the boardroom

  • Potential impacts and possible implications for the board
  • Action steps for implementing a cybersecurity governance plan
  • Closing the loop with three key questions

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The right approach to cyber security enables an organisation to embrace change, seek out new markets, and invest in transformational opportunities.

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