Companies Must Prepare for Future Cyber Threats, Former CISA Director Says

What’s happening
Speaking at the Black Hat cybersecurity conference, former CISA Director Chris Krebs says US companies need to boost their cyber defenses and think about the future.
Why it matters
Cyber threats from state-sponsored hacking operations, as well as sophisticated cybercrime gangs, continue to rise.

Companies need to be thinking about the future when making security decisions today, as threats from around the world continue to rise, the former director of the US Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency said.The ranks of cybercrime groups continue to grow, as do the state-sponsored hacking operations of countries like Russia, China, North …