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Mark Hurd on Why Executives Must Understand Information Security

Mark Hurd regularly speaks to CEOs about data security and he notes that it’s become increasingly clear that today, executives are more aware than ever of vulnerabilities in their technology infrastructure. In fact, a recent report on security threats from Oracle and KPMG reveals that two-thirds of surveyed companies have experienced operational disruptions due to IT security breaches in the past two years.

Mark Hurd’s latest LinkedIn Influencer article addresses how and why the C-suite is seeing cybersecurity as a business issue rather than exclusively an IT issue. Hurd highlights the importance of proactively addressing potential threats, how autonomous, or self-managing, capabilities can help, and why perceptions of security in the cloud are changing.

Article: Information Security Has Become a Boardroom Issue

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IT security has become a critical topic for boardroom discussion according to Mark Hurd