For nine months, Gannett Co. unintentionally misrepresented billions of ad placements to their advertising clients. While the mistake is currently being rectified, the marketing and advertising world are reeling in the aftermath. We sat down with Ntooitive’s Chief Digital Officer, Brian Johnson, for a temperature check on how these mistakes came to be and what the industry can do to protect against failings like these in the future.
As some country’s emerge as a powerful force in cyberwarfare, cybersecurity preparedness has never been more important. Ransomware attacks have sadly become commonplace and increasingly more brazen. Huge enterprise businesses, gas pipelines, universities, and even cities have been crippled by ransomware and forced to pay huge ransoms.