From Zero to Hero: CISO Edition

It’s time for organizations to realize that an empowered CISO can effectively manage enterprise risk and even grow the business along the way.

Traditionally, CISOs have borne the brunt of blame for cyber events that affect an organization. Because CISOs are the leaders in charge of data security, any breach has been seen as a mistake on their part and consequences doled out accordingly. However, as companies’ understanding of cybersecurity has evolved, this is starting to change in fundamental ways; today’s CISO faces an unprecedented opportunity to be hailed as a hero, rather than condemned as a villain, in the aftermath of a cyberattack.

What It Takes to Be a Modern CISO

While this template may not necessarily be repeatable across industry sectors, it helps illustrate some important shifts in how companies behave after a major security incident

What Do Empowered CISOs Look Like?

First, they have strong social support within their organizations. They are involved in decision-making that affects overall security across the enterprise.

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