Tag Archives: Incident Response

Working Effectively with Forensic Firms

Among the many issues that can give rise to the initial uncertainty of responding to a significant cybersecurity incident is a failure by incident response team members to understand the perspectives and priorities of other stakeholders. But this complicating factor can readily be mitigated through cross-functional education and relationship building before an incident occurs. In … Continue Reading

Ponemon Institute Releases Second Annual Study on Data Breach Preparedness

The second annual study on data breach preparedness was released by the Ponemon Institute on September 24, and the study indicates that the number of companies that have had a data breach is on the rise. Ponemon Institute conducts independent research on privacy, data protection, and information security policy.  For the September 2014 study, Is … Continue Reading

Data Security Top Concern of Directors, GCs

A recent surveyof public company directors and general counsel reveals that data security risk is the top legal concern among both key governance groups.  According to the 12th annual Law and the Boardroom Study by Corporate Board Member and FTI Consulting, 48% of directors and 55% of general counsel noted data security as their principal … Continue Reading