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Experts: C-Suite Realizing Breaches' Effect on Bottom Line

DATA PROTECTION

March 1, 2012

C-suite officers are now understanding the impact on earnings that cyber threats and breaches can have and are asking about the state of preparedness. That's according to a panel of experts at the RSA Conference in California on Wednesday, including Computer Sciences Corp.'s David McCue, who said security pros "must understand how to communicate effectively with their bosses to not only explain the threats but also to make the case for budget," reports SC Magazine. Discussions with head management need to be more business-oriented and less jargon-filled, said another expert.
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