Governance & Risk Management

Mitigating Emerging Risks

Chris Testa of Cybereason on Going Beyond Defense-in-Depth
Chris Testa, regional vice president, Cybereason

As businesses change their key strategies, they must ensure they mitigate new risks that emerge, says Chris Testa of Cybereason. This must go beyond a defense-in-depth approach to include a plan for what to do when an inevitable intrusion occurs, he says.

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In a video interview at Information Security Media Group's recent Chicago Fraud and Breach Prevention Summit, Testa discusses:

  • How new business strategies create new risks;
  • Why senior executives must ensure risks are mitigated;
  • Planning for responses to inevitable data breaches.

Testa is regional vice president at Cybereason, a cybersecurity company specializing in endpoint detection and response software.

About the Author

Nick Holland

Nick Holland

Former Director, Banking and Payments

Holland focused on the intersection of digital banking, payments and security technologies. He has spoken at a variety of conferences and events, including Mobile World Congress, Money2020, Next Bank and SXSW, and has been quoted by The Wall Street Journal, CNN Money, MSNBC, NPR, Forbes, Fortune, BusinessWeek, Time Magazine, The Economist and the Financial Times.

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