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The Chicago Council: Cybersecurity and the C-Suite

  • 1871 222 West Merchandise Mart Plaza Chicago, IL, 60654 United States (map)

Anthem, Ashley Madison, Sony Pictures, Target: the list of companies that have fallen victim to hackers in recent years covers almost every sector of the economy. Each new data breach highlights the difficulty that enterprises face in securing customer information and intellectual property in a business world built upon globally interconnected technology platforms. And as criminals exploit new digital avenues to steal, defraud, and disrupt, executives are coming to realize that, in the information age, data is often a company’s most valuable asset. How have C-suite attitudes towards cyber security evolved in recent years? And what innovative strategies are Chief Information Officers and the startup community developing to help enterprises succeed in this brave new arena of business risk?