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CFO Insights — Seven hidden costs of a cyberattack

Published on: Jul 28, 2016

For all the attention major breaches receive, business leaders, including CFOs, rarely see what occurs behind the walls of an organization struggling to recover from an attack — until it happens to them.

To understand the less obvious impacts of a cyberattack requires a multidisciplinary approach that integrates deep knowledge of cyber incidents with business context, valuation techniques, and financial quantification.

In this issue of CFO Insights, we focus on seven costs that are not so apparent and why it is important to include them in calculating the total cost of a cyberattack.


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