When Peter Drucker produced his seminal work, “What Makes an Effective Executive,” in the Harvard Business Review (Drucker, June, 2004), he may not have been writing with cybersecurity in mind. In fact, in 2004, the cybersecurity world had only begun to appear as the many-headed beast it’s become since then. Nonetheless, this text is an excellent guide for executives about incident response and breach management.
It can be overwhelming to think about budgeting for cybersecurity. Where do you start? What do you focus on? How do you know what you need most?
Recently, we spent some time with The VGM Group’s home healthcare member companies. At this particular event, it was rare to see an IT professional – instead, the event hall was filled with doctors, owners, and other medical professionals.
Even amongst this group of people, whose main responsibility isn’t information security, IT and cybersecurity were still top of mind.
Budget season is upon us. Are you using this time to establish or improve your cybersecurity strategy?