Intelligent CIO APAC Issue 01 | Page 43

FEATURE: CYBERSECURITY percentages above are reflected more or less accurately throughout Asia Pacific. It is important to understand that poor cybersecurity poses an ever-changing threat. Organizations need to start thinking about cybersecurity not like a fixed target but like a process and risk management. Business leaders and CISOs need to focus on the following strategic areas to improve cybersecurity posture and minimize the risk of being compromised: • Cyber-risk management and resilience • Visibility as a key for effective cyberdefense • Detection and response, not only protection and prevention • Control of remote and cloud environments • Protection of the most valuable data, applications and services at all costs. • INTELLIGENTCIO 43