Cyber Security - CFO role


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In this episode I discuss Cyber Security and the role of CFO.
As a finance professional it is important topic to consider and be an active business partners.
Some of the links that you might find useful are;
Article from the security magazine

World Economic Forum’s Global Risks Report 2019

Worldwide spending on cybersecurity is forecasted to reach $133.7 billion in 2022. (Gartner)

62% of businesses experienced phishing and social engineering attacks in 2018. (Cybint Solutions)

68% of business leaders feel their cybersecurity risks are increasing. (Accenture)- Study done in March 2018

Only 5% of companies’ folders are properly protected, on average. (Varonis)

Data breaches exposed 4.1 billion records in the first half of 2019. (RiskBased)

71% of breaches were financially motivated and 25% were motivated by espionage. (Verizon)

52% of breaches featured hacking, 28% involved malware and 32–33% included phishing or social engineering, respectively. (Verizon 2019 Investigation Report)

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