The CISO: An Unfinished Story
- Published on Wednesday, 27 February 2013 21:57
- Written by Mike McClain, Web Editor
How important is a Chief Information Security Officer (CISO)?
Well, it depends on how important $1.9 million would be to your organization. That’s how much, on average, a CISO can save an enterprise during a data breach, according to a comprehensive data breach study.1 The study finds that the average organizational cost of a data breach is $5.5 million, and a CISO with enterprise-wide responsibility can reduce it by about 35 percent.