It is no secret that for the past 6 months there have been continual cyber attacks underway against banks and large financial services firms. Bank of America, JP Morgan Chase and American Express have all experienced targeted and sophisticated cyber attacks*. Could you be next? Are you prepared?
The bottom line is there is nothing you can do to prevent your firm from being a target. Just like a burglar entering your home, you can’t stop them from trying; but there are things you can do to make it more difficult and, ultimately, provide them incentive to attack somewhere else. To accomplish this, (more…)