reported that “Executive liability, where decision-makers face personal liability for making professional decisions, is a topic trending yet again as former Uber CSO Joe Sullivan was recently sentenced to probation and a fine for his role in covering up a data breach that affected tens of millions of Uber account holders.”  The May 7, 2023 article entitled “What Executive Liability Means for a CISO” ( included a description of the RSA 2023 Panel discussion with:

*Solomon Adote, chief security officer for the state of Delaware;

*Aravind Swaminathan, global co-chair for cybersecurity and data privacy at Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe;

*Rocco Grillo, managing director of global cyber risk services and incident response investigations at Alvarez & Marsal; and

*Ankur Ahuja, global vice president and CISO at Fareportal Inc.

The RSA 2023 Panel discussed:

*Juggling compliance with blocking and tackling cyberthreats;

*Interpretation of regulations that apply to distinct situations;

*How executives can protect themselves and their organizations from liability.

What do you think?

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