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Here's The Business Side Of Thwarting A Cyberattack
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8/15/2016 | 10:47:14 AM
A great, essential, read.
I think this article does a great job pointing out where organizations may or may not be doing what they think they are doing with security.  That being, they believe they are secure but they aren't necessarily sure how their security efforts align with what the business is trying to accomplish by its business goals.  If nothing in the basic security policy (and the other strategy, policy and plans that stem from it) align to the business processes (and the information the flow over them) needed to achieve the business objectives, there would be an increased risk of suffering an attack for which the consequences may not have even been considered.  We can't protect everything but we should at least be protecting what we know we need to be successful.  A great read in my opinion.


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