Report: Cybersecurity in private sector a managment, board issue

Companies all over the world need to be more aware of cybersecurity threats, mainly from hackers, malware and viruses, according to a report from think tank Chatham House.

That report found responsibility should rest with upper-level managers, and board-level bosses. It also recommends the government act as a clearing house of information.

The report was commissioned by a subsidiary of BAE systems, especially for the UK’s national infrastructure and comes as the UK government is expected to make a major cybersecurity announcement in the next few days. Http://www.bizgene.com/6094989/cyber-security-and-the-modern-office-what-needs-to-be-done/

This story is part of Federal News Radio’s daily Cybersecurity Update. For more cybersecurity news, click here.

Will the upcoming presidential transition impact your decision to retire? Take our online survey.

Media Galleries