Cybersecurity challenges for non-governmental and not-for-profit organizations

Cyber criminals want to steal the personally identifiable information of your customers, clients, donors, and employees. Identifying and mitigating cyber risks is critical – but where do you start? Subject matter specialists Mike Cullen and Michael Wright discussed cybersecurity challenges unique to non-governmental organizations (NGO) and not-for-profit organizations in a recent live session, including:

  • Impact of data breaches to organizations
  • How cyber criminals are attacking your organization (because they are!)
  • Developing and formalizing an incident/breach response plan
  • What your organization can do to reduce cybersecurity risks
  • The role of the board in cyber-risk oversight

Watch the session above or download the session materials below. You’ll find information on how to:

  • Raise awareness of the threats and the potential cost that a breach could have on your organization
  • Establish an understanding of what your organization and board can do to reduce the likelihood and impact of a breach
  • Identify key characteristics and aspects within an incident/breach response plan and how this plan will reduce the impact of the unfortunate event

For more information on this topic, or to learn how Baker Tilly cybersecurity and professional services specialists can help, contact our team.