Building an Effective Digital Defense

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Building an Effective Digital Defense

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Posted October 17, 2019 in Business Technology & Digital Transformation Strategies


Cyber Swiss Cheese Model. (Source: James Reason, Arthur D. Little.)

While the world is enjoying the benefits of the fourth industrial revolution, the risks to businesses from cyber threats are increasing in both sophistication and frequency. What can business leaders do to strengthen their resilience to cyber threats? Leaders must first recognize that the risks in the digital space present as real a threat to the success of the business as do the more familiar risks in the physical world. To build effective digital resilience, leaders must adopt a C-suite response, embracing both robust technology and organizational culture approaches.