Top tips to make sure your business and your deal are protected from digital risks during M&A activity
PLAN OF ACTION
Suppliers need to be able
to demonstrate that their own security is up to scratch as well as following any protocols you’ve put in place.
Rehearsing your incident response plan gives individual staff members and the business as a whole the chance to practice what to do.
An incident response plan
gives you a road map on
how to respond effectively
to anything from an internal breach to an external attack.
Make sure your insurance properly covers you for all the potential sources of loss and ensure your policy includes provision for expert support.
Investing in training and
raising staff awareness across the business is crucial and can deliver a significant uplift in security.
normal activity looks like for your business will make it easier to detect any changes or suspicious activity.
Making cyber security the responsibility of a specific board member helps to stop cyber risk management slipping through the net.
Learn how to cyber-proof your M&A deals