Tips to improve the quality of board room cyber conversations
SME boards all over the world are alive with conversations about cybersecurity. It’s something lots of directors are learning on the job - many are just coming to terms with the potentially biggest danger to their prosperity.
Singapore lawyer Lyn Boxall explains how few local boards appear to be taking charge. “Two barriers often stand in their way. The first is fear (of being overwhelmed) and intimidation because it is a technical area that only a few are familiar with. The second is a lack of awareness and the head in the sand approach to risk management.”