El Diario del CISO Volumen 6 2018 - Page 4

Leighton Johnson, CISA, CISM, CIFI, CISSP Influencers Robert E. Moritz Global Chairman PricewaterhouseCoopers Int. at PwC The Centrality of Cybersecurity Cybersecurity is one of the most critical challenges of the digital age. The global growth of networks and data, fueled by technological innovation, has enabled society to build prosperity and quality-of-life improvements. This rapid, sweeping change has also created a long- term challenge: managing inherent security risks in digital technology as the world grows more cyber dependent and hacking threats escalate. In PwC’s 21st Global CEO Survey, global CEOs ranked cyber threats as the business threat of greatest concern, and the №4 overall worry behind over-regulation, terrorism, and geopolitical uncertainty. Cybersecurity was a hot topic this year at the World Economic Forum’s annual gathering in Davos — an event that examines the major economic, political, technological, and social issues impacting our world. The World Economic Forum’s Global Risks Report 2018 says large-scale cyberattacks and data breaches are increasingly likely amid rising cyber-dependency. While in Davos, I took part in a panel discussion in Davos titled ―Hack the Attack‖ where we debated some of the key challenges that face the public and private sector in working together to prepare for cyberattacks. An interesting discussion with a great group of experts and leaders, talking about the risks and what pragmatic actions we can take as leaders. Six Essential Data Protection and Privacy Requirements Under GDPR With the advent of the European Union (EU) deadline for General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) (EU 2016/679 regulation) coming up on 25 May 2018, many organizations are addressing their data gathering, protection and retention needs concerning the privacy of their data for EU citizens and residents. This regulation has many parts, as ISACA has described in many of its recent publications and events, but all of the efforts revolve around the protection and retention of the EU participants’ personal information The complete article is here Richard Chambers President and CEO of The IIA Internal Auditors: More Than Cybersecurity Police New guidance announced by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission last week is raising the bar on how publicly traded companies report on their handling of one of the top challenges facing every organization — cybersecurity. The complete article is here The complete article is here 4