How board members can perform oversight of cybersecurity risks
With organizations’ technology and systems under constant attack from hackers, cybersecurity oversight has become an increasingly important responsibility for board members.
New laws and regulations for managing and reporting on data security and cybersecurity risks create additional challenges for companies as they work to stay on top of the latest security trends and keep their systems and data safe.
A new tool from the Center for Audit Quality, which is affiliated with the AICPA, provides board members with questions they can use in discussions with management and CPA firms about cybersecurity risks and disclosures.
The questions are related to:
— Ken Tysiac (Kenneth.Tysiac@aicpa-cima.com) is a JofA editorial director.
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