When Leadership Ignores Risks

What should a CISO do when the executive leadership chooses to ignore critical cyber risks?

If the C-Suite and board are well informed of imperative vulnerabilities and yet choose a path to ignore security, the CISO is put in a position where they are incapable of effectively managing risk, yet still responsible when incidents occur.

Let’s break down the problem, from what a CISO must do, how people disposition risks, and finally the recommended actions.

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