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Smart city resilience: Digitally empowering cities to survive, adapt, and thrive

– In the age of the smart city, leaders must adapt their resilience strategy to match their evolving risk profile—otherwise... they risk building a smarter but more fragile city.
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To survive in the age of advanced cyberthreats, use ‘active defense’

– Anticipating attacks, responding to them in real time, setting traps to contain them, and protecting assets according to their... value can help companies stop sophisticated cybercriminals.
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A framework for improving cybersecurity discussions within organizations

– Clear and frequent communication is essential but often lacking in companies’ cybersecurity programs. Here’s how security... professionals can create tighter bonds with some critical stakeholders.
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Six ways CEOs can promote cybersecurity in the IoT age

– Billions of devices are being brought online as the Internet of Things develops, creating new vulnerabilities. Here’s how... leaders can regain control.
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Tackling GDPR compliance before time runs out

– Data protection has always been important. Now it’s becoming urgent. Here’s a primer on how companies can adapt to... the new rules.
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Hit or myth? Understanding the true costs and impact of cybersecurity programs

– Cybersecurity is a critical but often misunderstood aspect of companies’ technology infrastructures. Here’s how business... and technology leaders can ensure that important corporate assets remain safe.
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Finding a strategic cybersecurity model

– Protecting critical and sensitive information is of paramount importance in business and government, but plans must be in place... to handle inevitable breaches too.
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Shifting gears in cybersecurity for connected cars

– To secure products across the supply chain, the automotive sector must develop new ways to collaborate.
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Staying ahead on cyber security

– Is your company an easy target for hackers? Even those making progress must keep moving to protect their digital assets.
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Protecting against cyberattackers

– McKinsey principal James Kaplan reveals how senior leaders can better protect sensitive corporate and consumer information.
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Repelling the cyberattackers

– Organizations must build digital resilience to protect their most valuable information assets.