Diligent – a leading expert in corporate compliance and board governance – has just published a report examining boardroom communications and the dangers posed by a glaring gap in directors’ digital diligence/understanding of cybersecurity.
The report confirmed that many executives are putting their companies at risk for the sake of convenience, without understanding just how dangerous their online communications practices can be – both financially and legally. It revealed some shocking data points, including:
92% communicate via personal email accounts that sit outside of corporate firewalls
34% download confidential company documents onto their personal computers or devices
62% were not required to undergo cybersecurity training
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