Recalibrating Cybersecurity in the New EnvironmentVerizon's Ashish Thapar on Making Adjustments as a Result of COVID-19 pandemic
The disruption brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic is forcing organizations to recalibrate cybersecurity priorities and strengthen enterprise IT from the ground up, says Verizon’s Ashish Thapar, managing principal and head, APJ, Verizon Business
“This forced disruption, chaos and disorder have led to a more evolved thought process being put together by senior leadership in organizations,” Thapar says. “Procedural and governance improvements in organizations are happening quite a lot.”
In advance of a virtual executive round table discussion in Singapore and Hong Kong, Thapar discusses in this video interview with Information Security Media Group:
- Forced disruption and its impact on enterprises;
- Recommendations on how to adjust to the new environment;
- Cybersecurity trends to watch.
Thapar is managing principal and head, APJ region, at Verizon Business. He has experience designing, implementing and managing information security management systems for large organizations across the region.