Nonprofits Working to Address Cybersecurity
A Ponemon Institute report has predicted an 82 percent rise in cyber-attacks over the next several years. The increased threat of security breaches may affect the economy and organizations in every industry, especially nonprofits. A nonprofit’s reputation and ability to raise money could be put at risk, as well as cause its donors to lose trust. Consequently, fulfillment of the organization’s mission may be jeopardized. To safeguard against cyber crimes and protect their best interests, nonprofits should make updates to current policies and processes to better manage information security. Preparation involves a risk assessment of the organization’s information technology environment, including external data. Read More.