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WHAT TO DO BEFORE AND AFTER A CYBERSECURITY BREACH?

Written by Gurpreet Dhillon, Ph.D

Cybersecurity breaches affect organizations in different ways. Reputational loss and decreased market value have often been cited as significant concerns. Loss of confidential data and compromising competitiveness of a firm can also cause havoc. There is no doubt that preventive mechanisms need to be put in place. However, when an IT security breach does occur, what should be the response strategy?

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CYBERSECURITY REGULATION AND PRIVATE LITIGATION INVOLVING CORPORATIONS AND THEIR DIRECTORS AND OFFICERS: A Legal Perspective

Written by Perry E. Wallace and Richard J. Schroth, Ph.D

This paper encourages the largest number of corporate boards and individuals in governance roles to step up and devise and implement proper, effective corporate cybersecurity governance strategies.

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CYBERSECURITY ACT OF 2015 REVIEW: What it Means for Cybersecurity Governance and Enterprise Risk Management

Written by Joseph Panetta and R. Andrew Schroth

This paper specifically focuses on Title I - Cybersecurity Information Sharing and provides an executive overview as it relates to cybersecurity governance and enterprise risk management.

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Five Reasons Your Cybersecurity Governance Strategy May Be Flawed And How To Fix It

Written by Peter Iannone and Ayman Omar

This paper examines five key challenges of cybersecurity governance and how to more effectively address them.

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How Can Boards Avoid Cybersecurity Pain? A Legal Perspective

Written by Perry E. Wallace, Richard J. Schroth and William Delone

This paper examines five key challenges of cybersecurity governance and how to more effectively address them.

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