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Don't WannaCry: Ten Questions Boards and Company Management Can Ask in the Wake of Recent Ransomware Attacks

The WannaCry ransomware attack that hit computers around the world last week is yet another reminder that computers play key roles in most enterprises, and that it does not take much to disable those computers. Questions remain about who was behind the WannaCry attack and whether it even was that sophisticated. But even the most robust of systems can be susceptible to attack, regardless of the attacker’s level of sophistication. Here are ten questions that Boards and senior management can ask their information security and business teams to assess how prepared they are to respond to and recover from future attacks. Continue

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