24 Jul Cybersecurity: The Biggest Threat May Not Be What You Expect
Because data has never been more portable, taking it has never been easier. And that’s a huge problem during mergers and acquisitions.
When it comes to insider threats, business and security leaders are facing a harsh reality. Last year, there were 50,000 mergers and acquisitions (M&A) transactions worldwide, with a total value of about $4 trillion. The biggest concerns for dealmakers? They were not what you might expect. For more than a quarter of them, it wasn’t typical issues related to valuation, integration, or execution; instead, it was insider threat and other cybersecurity issues.