Private Equity and Cybersecurity: A Guide to Preparing for and Responding to a Breach

Private Equity and Cybersecurity: A Guide to Preparing for and Responding to a Breach

Posted September 15, 2020

Private Equity and Cybersecurity: A Guide to Preparing for and Responding to a Breach

  • Cybersecurity threats must be treated as business risks, not just a potential IT problem. Senior management at fund sponsors should take the lead to ensure that the sponsor is taking appropriate actions to protect itself against cyber risks.
  • Careful planning and preparation, including appropriate policies and procedures, is critical for the creation of an effective cybersecurity program.
  • The program should include a Cyber Risk Assessment and a Cyber Incident Response Plan.

| September 15, 2020