How CIOs are protecting their businesses from cyber attacks

Leading IT professionals share their cyber security tips

As the fastest growing segment of international organised crime. cybercrime is an ever-present threat for CIOs. It's estimated that by 2020, cyberattacks will cost the economy a staggering $6 trillion. And these attacks are most commonly levelled at business - from startups to industry behemoths. 

More than half of the organisations in the 2017 CIO 100 reported they had detected a security breach in the previous 12 months, while 82% expected to see a corresponding increase in budget specific to security to tackle the cyber threat.

Here, top CIOs and IT business leaders discuss how they and their organisations approach the challenges of cyber security.

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Additional reporting by Laurie Clarke 

CIO UK