Cybercrime and data security are now frequently cited as the biggest risk issues troubling boards and regulators, for good reason. All organisations are vulnerable to cyber risk. The costs (in both reputational and financial terms) of major incidents can be devastating.
Over the course of successive quarters we will be releasing a series of features, each focusing on a different country across Asia. As part of our research for each feature, we will be speaking to key people in the regions for whom cybersecurity and data protection issues are vital.
Legislation shouldn't be too prescriptive; it needs to be tech agnostic. Singapore is getting this right."