High-profile attacks on information systems have elevated the public’s awareness of data breaches in recent years. From the theft of credit card data at US department store Target to criminals leaking confidential information from Sony in retaliation to its film, The Interview, information security has been thrust to the fore.
Information security is moving from the technical domain and into the heart of the business as an essential risk management function.
This evolution comes as organisations rapidly embrace the always-online nature of modern business.
The frequent reporting of stolen credit card details is a canary in the coalmine for data breaches, because other personal details are often stored alongside. But to add value, information security professionals must understand the business and its enemies.
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