Leaders don’t need to be technical experts, but they need to know enough about the threats and risks and be able to have a conversation with their experts about these, and understand the right questions to ask.
Protecting information assets is of critical importance to the sustainability and competitiveness of businesses. All organisations, regardless of size or sector, need to be on the front-foot in terms of their cyber preparedness. Cyber resilience is all too often thought of as an IT issue, rather than the strategic risk management issue it is.
Good cyber security is all about managing risks. The process for governing cyber security in your organisation will be similar to the process you use for other organisational risks.