While it may be wonky by nature, the PCAOB has adopted a more aggressive posture under the leadership of Erica Williams. Since becoming chair in January, Williams has heeded the call of Securities and Exchange Commission Chair Gary Gensler for more urgency in updating auditing standards. Meanwhile, she cites beefing up audit inspections and tougher enforcement as her other top priorities.
A lot can be learned from how Yahoo reacted to and managed its cybersecurity challenges.
In this special report, Intelligize analyzes:
- Yahoo’s recent disclosure around the findings of its investigation
- Details of the various cybersecurity breaches that implicated Yahoo’s management team
- Ensuing disciplinary actions undertaken against the C-suite and the legal team
Yahoo’s embattled position around exposure to cybersecurity illustrates the ramifications that develop if there are insufficient safeguards and response plans in place in an environment in which cybersecurity risks continue to grow exponentially.
This report explores the wide-ranging impact that easily encompasses M&A deal due diligence, cybersecurity liability insurance, litigation and shareholder reaction.