Cybercrime is a low-risk activity for the perpetrator, but a high-risk threat to the victim. Cybersecurity threats could destroy $9 trillion to $21 trillion of potential global profit and value in the next five to seven years unless the public and private sectors handle them aggressively and effectively.
At a glance
- Companies must go beyond basic technological protection to embrace genuine organizational transformation.
- Technology is the key business enabler and the engine of growth, so it must be safeguarded from the very top of a company.
- The best approach is multidisciplinary, creating the most resilient cybersecurity and inculcating its importance from the c-suite to the shop floor.