Cyber Governance Health Check 2017” report highlights industry cyber risk management

Cybersecurity is a major issue faced by businesses today and the UK government aims to help industry overcome these challenges. In support of this, the government has conducted a Cyber Governance Health Check survey in collaboration with Deloitte, EY, KPMG and PwC.

The survey comprises 105 FTSE 350 companies and shows that 57% of boards understand the potential impact of disruption to data assets and 54% view cyber risk as one of the major threats to their company.

However, 68% of respondents had not received training on how to deal with cyber incidents and only 6% of boards believe their business can fully comply with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) specifications.

Link to report.