NACD Audit Committee Chair Advisory Council: Cybersecurity, Internal Audit, and the Audit Committee

News of large data breaches at companies in several industries has pushed cybersecurity oversight to the forefront of many board and audit committee agendas. Delegates of the NACD Audit Committee Chair Advisory Council convened to discuss cybersecurity topics for conversations with internal audit leaders, the federal government’s approach to cybersecurity standards, and the role of the audit committee in overseeing this enterprise-wide risk. Their key takeaways are included in this brief.