The importance of cybersecurity-related issues throughout the M&A process has increased significantly due to a rise in corporate data breaches and related potential liabilities.
For years, acquisition of another company only involved looking at the financials, legal, and intellectual property. But now, cybersecurity and IT issues are at the forefront of the conversation. Data security issues can lead to large financial losses and can be indicators of risk exposure related to compliance and organizational reputation.
Acquiring companies need to do their due diligence to be able to gain critical insight into potential security risks. Join us to learn about:
• Cybersecurity Market and how impacts M&A – stats
• Examples of M&A Breaches – Yahoo
• How to Approach Cybersecurity Due Diligence – identifying risk, other services
• What is a CA?
• What is a NIST Gap Analysis
Time: Feb 27, 2018 10:00 AM GMT
*** This is a Security Bloggers Network syndicated blog from Cylance Blog authored by Cylance Blog. Read the original post at: https://www.cylance.com/en_us/blog/best-practices-in-cybersecurity.html