Digital Strategy - Cybersecurity Risk Management
Ask 99% of cyber practitioners, they’ll tell you that cybersecurity risk management is the absolute basis for a solid cybersecurity protection.
But what does that mean?
Simple. Cybersecurity risk management entails an assessment and a treatment.
The assessment makes you answer 3 crucial questions:
1. What assets should you protect?
2. What threats should your assets be protected from?
3. What measures are needed to protect from those threats?
Know what to do? Let’s build a treatment plan, then get things moving!
What are the advantages?
You’ll mitigate threats, possibly preventing future attacks or limiting the impact of any successful attack
You’ll avoid costs related to incidents, breaches, unavailability or reputational damage
You’ll focus your resources where they are needed the most
You’ll increase your cyber resilience
You’ll comply with regulatory obligations like the EU-directive NIS (2)
You’ll improve the trust from your clients and partners