In the words of Gerald Brom:
“Everything comes with a price. Everything. Some things just cost more than others.”
That being said, understand that securing an enterprise too comes at a cost. Early identification of risks, vulnerabilities, and threats for securing the enterprise during M&A helps reduce cost, efforts required to resolve these issues, and maintenance of industry reputation. Security must be taken into consideration as early as possible to avoid any negative ramifications. Here, we'll define high level security risks that need to be facilitated for a smooth integration between the companies involved in M&A.