Cyber Security Guide for CFOs 2022

With each passing day, the cyber threat landscape becomes more dangerous.

And if there’s one thing you can be certain about, it’s this: Even with the most advanced cyber defences, hackers are continually hunting for ways to circumvent your security controls and defraud your organisation.

So, whilst an attack against your organisation may begin with exploiting vulnerabilities in your network or application layer, it often results in severe financial losses.

That’s why the modern CFO cannot afford to neglect the issue of cyber security.

As CFO, you have ultimate responsibility for safeguarding your organisation’s finances. That’s why it’s essential to take a leading role in ensuring your organisation develops, implements and maintains a robust cyber security posture. Achieving this outcome will require close cooperation and coordination between the finance, cyber security and IT teams.

In this guide, you’ll gain a deep understanding of the cyber threats and challenges facing the modern CFO, along with strategies to achieve alignment with your organisation’s cyber security and IT departments.

By breaking down the internal silos that often exist between the various departments in your organisation, you’ll strengthen your ability to protect your firm’s financial wellbeing.