ThreatList: Half of Execs Feel Unprepared to Respond to a Cyber-Incident

Nearly half (46 percent) of executives in a Deloitte poll say their organizations have experienced a cybersecurity incident over the past year — and that they’re still no closer to being ready for the next event.

The survey, of more than 3,150 professionals, found that a lack of organizational policy awareness when it comes to cybersecurity is hampering efforts to improve incident response benchmarks. About a third (30 percent) of CEO and executive-level respondents identified a lack of employee understanding of the organization’s cyber-incident response plan as their biggest challenge when it comes to dealing with an attack.

Read more about the findings of the new survey on Threatpost.