Learn to effectively deliver business aligned cybersecurity outcomes.
In The CISO Evolution: Business Knowledge for Cybersecurity Executives, information security experts Matthew K. Sharp and Kyriakos “Rock” Lambros deliver an insightful and practical resource to help cybersecurity professionals develop the skills they need to effectively communicate with senior management and boards. They assert business aligned cybersecurity is crucial and demonstrate how business acumen is being put into action to deliver meaningful business outcomes.
The authors use illustrative stories to show professionals how to establish an executive presence and avoid the most common pitfalls experienced by technology experts when speaking and presenting to executives. The book will show you how to:
Perfect for security and risk professionals, IT auditors, and risk managers looking for effective strategies to communicate cybersecurity concepts and ideas to business professionals without a background in technology. The CISO Evolution is also a must-read resource for business executives, managers, and leaders hoping to improve the quality of dialogue with their cybersecurity leaders.
Chapter 1. Financial Principles
Chapter 2. Business Strategy Tools
Chapter 5. Articulating the Business Case
Chapter 6. Cybersecurity: A Concern of the Business, Not Just IT
Chapter 7. Translating Cyber Risk into Business Risk
Chapter 8. Communication – You Do It Every Day (or Do You?)
Chapter 9. Relationship Management
Chapter 10. Recruiting and Leading High Performing Teams
Chapter 11. Managing Human Capital