Although IT leaders have traditionally struggled to gain executive buy-in for greater security budgets, recent data revealed that cyberthreat concerns are creeping closer to the top of CEOs' agendas.
CEOs often lack security awareness because IT professionals fail to communicate risks in the context of the organization's bottom line.
Hiring a CISO is more about finding gaps, committing to new ideas and bringing those ideas to life than it is about finding the right person for the job.
The CEO has an important role to play in cybersecurity. Collaborating with other business leaders and getting involved with cybersecurity is critical.
A CEO should follow these five security principles in order to keep enterprises safe from potential threats and security breaches.
Bringing the chief risk officer (CRO) and chief information security officer (CISO) to the forefront allows for consolidated and uniform risk management.