October 12, 2021: Day Two of SHIPPINGInsight 2021- Bridging the Decade opened today with a…
With our accelerated dependency on digital assets, particularly in the past few months, the associated risks are also increasing. From attempting to access personal data, to penetrating the walls of multinationals, we are seeing more evidence of cyber breaches and an exploitation of vulnerabilities. Even major communications platforms, like Zoom, are being infiltrated.
Now is the time to “harden up” your digital defenses and use this period to explore, and deploy, security measures designed to be comprehensive, yet nimble, in order to prepare for the ever-evolving strategic attacks being leveled at companies.
“The Internet of Things (IoT) devoid of comprehensive security management is tantamount to the Internet of Threats.” – Stephane Nappo
Over the past few months, businesses have depended on their digital infrastructure to secure business continuity and productivity. This digital capability has been a lifesaver, but attention needs to be paid to protect this vital resource. We want the benefits and convenience of these digital lifelines, but we need to also invest in protecting and preserving their integrity and security.
“The five most efficient cyber defenders are: Anticipation, Education, Detection, Reaction and Resilience. Do remember: “Cybersecurity is much more than an IT topic.” – Stephane Nappo
Carleen Lyden Walker
Chief Evolution Officer