Building a Proactive Cybersecurity Strategy

Cyber-attacks against financial organizations, government sites and critical infrastructure have escalated in the past six months. While internal employees tend to be the weakest link when it comes to targeted attacks, cybercriminals are also now looking at the extended ecosystem of partners, contractors and supply chains for alternative avenues of attack.

In my latest SecurityWeek article, I discuss why private enterprises and governments need to be more proactive when approaching cybersecurity and considerations for building such a strategy. What do you think about the state of government cybersecurity? What types of proactive strategies are you putting into place?