Organizations are now faced with a challenging cyber-threat environment exacerbated by operational hurdles.
Cyber-security is too often seen as a technology problem and not handled as a core business risk
The annual direct costs of detecting, diagnosing and remediating cyber-breaches is increasing at over 10% p.a. Cyber-risk is often in the top five risks to an organization and is now considered a board level risk.
The attack surface is increasing as more devices are attached and the internet-of-things becomes a reality. The sophistication of today’s threat-actors is increasing rapidly, they are often well run organizations or state-controlled groups with significant funding and capability.