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Pandemic and Cyber Security

By 19 April 2020May 24th, 2020No Comments1 min read

By: Cantekin Ertekin

Corona virus pandemic has brought a rare spoken subject to our agenda: Business Continuity.

Extent and duration of the current epidemic is uncertain and it has effects on travel plans, investors, supply chain, employee efficiency and third party relations. This subject is number one item of company directors’ agenda. Internal audit leaders already provide advices to their companies about emergency plans and business continuity.

Cyber criminals getting advantage of crisis will probably be more active in coming days. Organizations must prepare their control lists about identity hunting and social engineering.

General questions to assess whether your organization is ready against disaster…

Source: IIA Bulletin, February 2020.