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From Hacker to Hero: Simplifying Cyber Risks for Business Leaders

Is cybersecurity the hidden iceberg threatening to sink businesses in today’s tech-infused world? In the upcoming episode of Tech Talks Daily, we delve into the complex world of cybersecurity with Jonny Tyers, founder and CEO of Threatplane. With a fascinating journey from hacker to heralded protector, Jonny brings a unique perspective to the cybersecurity challenges and opportunities facing businesses today.

As businesses increasingly anchor their operations in technology, the risks escalate. The sophistication of the cybercrime market, coupled with a widespread “explainability problem” among business leaders, underscores the urgent need for clarity and actionable insights. Jonny’s approach with Threatplane is refreshingly straightforward, focusing on demystifying cybersecurity and making it accessible and relevant to business leaders’ strategic objectives.

Through threat modeling, Jonny’s team at Threatplane not only identifies risks but connects these to technical controls in a language that resonates with business leaders. This method bridges the knowledge gap and empowers businesses to make informed decisions about their cybersecurity strategies.

But what happens when emerging technologies like AI and IoT enter the fray, expanding the battlefield in the cyber “arms race”? Jonny discusses the dual-edged sword these technologies represent, offering new challenges and innovative defenses against cyber threats.

Listeners will be treated to Jonny’s compelling story, from his early days as a hacker to his pivotal role in assisting a leading UK high-street bank to navigate their digital transformation. His membership in the Internet of Things Security Foundation and partnerships with giants like Mastercard and CISCO highlight his significant influence in cybersecurity.

Join us as we explore the intricacies of cybersecurity in the modern business landscape, from the hidden risks to the cutting-edge strategies that can protect and propel businesses forward. How can companies to stay ahead of the curve in a world where technology evolves at breakneck speed? 

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