Cyber Prevention Versus Recovery?
Companies are investing more and more in cybersecurity measures built around the principles of protect, detect, respond and recover. Yet with finite resources, the dilemma is where to focus investment and the initial response is often to build a defensive wall around systems and data. But does this offer the best way to assure your company survives an attack?
From the Great Wall of China to the newest antivirus software, no defensive barrier is 100% secure. Assuming a breach will happen at some future point, you need to know that your business will recover control of its systems and data and restart operations as soon as possible after an attack. For balanced risk management, investment should therefore be distributed across detection, defence and recovery …