United States

Cyber Insecurity: How Safe Can the Company's Data Assets Be?

Thursday March 27, 2014 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM EST
From Audit Committee Institute

Event Overview:
Is your company ready for a major cyber breach? Does management have a plan? In the latest KPMG/NACD Quarterly Audit Committee Webcast, "Cyber Insecurity -- How Safe Can the Company's Data Assets Be?", Dennis Brixius, Vice President and Chief Security Officer of McGraw Hill Financial, and Greg Bell, Partner - Advisory, KPMG LLP, discuss the key questions and assessments for determining the company's cyber readiness. As highlighted by recent data breaches impacting major businesses and thousands of customers, the reputational and regulatory issues triggered by such breaches have elevated cyber security as a critical governance challenge for audit committees and boards. Hosted by James Liddy, U.S. Vice Chair, Audit, KPMG LLP, this 60-minute webcast looked at critical steps the company can take before, during and after a potentially harmful cyber attack and what the board needs to know. This full replay also includes a financial accounting and regulatory update, as well as insight from NACD on recent developments in Washington.