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June 8, 2023

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SEC commissioner Lizárraga stresses need for cyber expertise on corporate boards

By Charlie Mitchell / May 22, 2023

SEC commissioner Jaime Lizárraga says a proposed mandate that corporate boards report on the cyber expertise of their members is a key component of an extensive push to bolster cybersecurity among publicly traded companies, even amid intense pushback to the proposal from business groups.

“The Commission has … proposed rules to address the often inconsistent and unreliable disclosures on cybersecurity incidents by public companies. In addition to public disclosure of material cybersecurity incidents … the proposal would require disclosure of...

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