“Probes, Cyberattack Distract Atlanta as It Pitches Amazon,” The Wall Street Journal, May 29, 2018 A3. Investigations of former mayor and the aftermath of a ransomware attack hamper efforts to entice Amazon to the city.
Corporations should conduct structured risk assessments. Do cities?
One assumes Atlanta has done a risk assessment and identified the risk of official misconduct. Did it also capture the risk of a cyberattack? Did the risk assessment suggest that if these risks occurred, Atlanta would lose the chance of phenomenal growth?