NACD Audit Committee Chair and Risk Oversight Advisory Council: Emerging Trends in Cyber-Risk Oversight

The first-ever joint meeting between the NACD Audit Committee Chair Advisory Council and the NACD Advisory Council on Risk Oversight featured discussions on emerging trends in cyber-risk oversight and their implications for directors. The conversation focused on the following topics:

  • The role of the external audit firm
  • The board’s interactions with the CIO and the IT function
  • Identifying cybersecurity vulnerabilities at the board level
  • Potential sources for benchmarking company performance on cybersecurity management

This brief includes a list of additional cyber-risk oversight resources for directors from NACD and meeting co-hosts KPMG, PwC, and Sidley Austin.