Cybersecurity Trends for 2014

post_lockBy Steven Caponi

Nearly 100 million retail customers had their personal information stolen this past holiday season, signaling that cyber crime is becoming more pervasive, its perpetrators more sophisticated, and the harm it causes (to both individuals and companies) harder to calculate. Companies are adopting policies to prevent and respond to cyber attacks, but before they can agree and implement defensive measures or best practices, those perpetrating cyber attacks are diligently working to circumvent the defensive measures and expand into completely new areas.  Thus, companies must keep a vigilant eye on both yesterday’s attack and the emerging threat that may not materialize for another six months to a year.

For more information about this issue, as well as the cybersecurity landscape in 2014, visit Corporate Compliance Insights to read a recent article authored by me and Michael Iannucci.

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