Cybersecurity and Digital Trust in 2016: Re-thinking “State of the Art”

Cybersecurity and Digital Trust in 2016: Re-thinking “State of the Art”

Cyber threats today take many forms, from “lone wolves” to highly organized teams-for-hire capable of breaching the most sophisticated defense systems to target personal, corporate or state secrets.

To keep pace, organizations must re-think the very nature of cybersecurity, embracing a holistic approach where security is an integral part of a business model that includes risk management and the development of digital trust on an ongoing basis.

In March 2016, Accenture and HfS Research surveyed more than 200 enterprise security professionals, seeking insights on how cybersecurity threats are perceived and managed, as well as what needs improvement.