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The 2018 Report organizes CISO and executive findings along seven key balance points that reveal insights on key issues, including cyber risk's role in the enterprise risk landscape, metrics and reporting structures, and approaches to identifying cyber risk appetite and exposure. See how CISOs approach these topics, and how effective their strategies are.

Building on the findings of the 2017 Report, the research also provides data-driven guidance for security and business leaders, as they work to effectively communicate the posture, progress, and successes of their information security programs.

Backed by rigorous research

Busting industry myths

Focused on Today's Cyber Threats

Changing the conversation

driven by industry-leading researchers

The Cyber Balance Sheet Report was independently researched and written by the Cyentia Institute and lead researcher Wade Baker.  Research insights came from scores of in-depth interviews with board members, CISOs, CIOs, CROs, CFOs, and security industry experts. 

The Report is sponsored by Focal Point Data Risk, LLC, one of the largest data risk management firms in North America.  

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