CISO: How has the role matured?
Today’s CISOs are expanding and deepening their influence across the typical organization through the shifts caused by digital transformation.
To evaluate the state of CISO influence, Dark Reading conducted a comprehensive survey for 2021.
Key findings include:
- Even at large organizations with 1,000 or more employees, 56% of security teams have 20 or fewer staffers
- Over half of cyber leadership needs to show ROI for security spend, but when they do show positive ROI they get increased authority and credibility
- 27% of top security leaders report directly to the CEO, a big bump compared to many previous industry surveys
- And more
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