Cybersecurity is one of the greatest societal challenges of the 21st century. It transcends technology and affects our privacy, financial systems, health care, economy and the defense of our country. As technology advances at a quick pace, the world of global business and commerce transforms. The rapid technological revolution has, as a result, created new cybersecurity challenges.
As citizens, we should expect to be provided with a yardstick by which we may measure our confidence in protection. After all, we are not curing cancer, but we are protecting the data that will lead to a cure.
As email has become the most popular way for people to communicate, it is no wonder that criminals are exploiting it to infiltrate computers whether to disrupt businesses or to steal sensitive data for financial gain, often resulting in data breaches.