How secure is your business data?
If you’re like many CEOs and CFOs, you hope it’s safe, but you have other, more pressing issues to address. I’ve heard many business leaders explain the reasons hackers wouldn’t be interested in their data: they’re too small, they don’t handle medical records, they don’t process credit cards, or they don’t sell anything over the Internet.
Their reasons for neglecting data security may have been appropriate years ago, but they certainly aren’t applicable today. The theft of information from Ashley Madison, a site that helps people cheat on their spouses, proves that we don’t know what information a hacker might want next. It could be personal information or medical records, or it could be information that could embarrass their targets.
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