Protecting enterprise systems against cyber threats is a strategic priority and a well-funded, highly analyzed process at most organizations. Worldwide spending on cybersecurity is estimated by Gartner at $124 billion for 2019, up nearly 9% from last year.
But not every new threat to cybersecurity can be addressed through financial investment alone. As technological ecosystems grow beyond contained enterprise systems into infinite networks, a number of gray areas arise where it is not clear who is responsible for security and who bears the costs if there is a breach, an outage, a simple error or outright sabotage. Shadow IT, availability coverage by cloud-service providers, and cyber insurance coverage are three of the most vexing and persistent blind spots for CIOs today. ...read more