Cybersecurity in the Digital Age

With the prevalence of cyber-attacks across industries and geographies, it can be easy to feel overwhelmed as various threat actors can threaten an organization’s cybersecurity including state-cyber warfare groups, cybercriminals, and hackers. Cybersecurity in the Digital Age, a new book by BDO’s Gregory A. Garrett,, is structured to help everyone— from the novice to the experienced professional—understand and apply both the strategic concepts as well as the tools, tactics, and techniques of cybersecurity.

This book brings together the insights of 14 seasoned BDO cybersecurity professionals across five countries, and covers a number of critically important areas including: 

  • Cybersecurity for the C-suite and Board of Directors

  • Cybersecurity risk management framework comparisons

  • Cybersecurity identity and access management – tools & techniques

  • Vulnerability assessment and penetration testing – tools & best practices

  • Monitoring, detection, and response (MDR) – tools & best practices

  • ISO 27001 certification – lessons learned and best practices

  • Imperatives for building cyber resilience

  • Industry-specific cybersecurity observations including financial services, healthcare, public sector, and government contractors

The collective authors of Cybersecurity in the Digital Age have held positions such as Chief Information Officer, Chief Information Technology Risk Officer, Chief Information Security Officer, Data Privacy Officer, Chief Compliance Officer, Chief Operating Officer—and more!
Together, they deliver proven practical guidance you can immediately implement at the highest levels.