Articles by Hilary Tuttle

Samsung’s Vertical Integration Challenges

Samsung’s Vertical Integration Challenges

A massive recall of exploding phones highlights lesser-known and undervalued supply chain risks.

 
Can Boards Live Up to Expectations?

Can Boards Live Up to Expectations?

A majority of directors see a considerable gap between the expectations and reality of the board’s ability to oversee a company.

 
The Rise of Ransomware

The Rise of Ransomware

Ransomware attacks have quadrupled in 2016, and many industries are seeing a significant uptick in hacking and malware attacks.

 
EU Firms Complacent on Cyberrisk

EU Firms Complacent on Cyberrisk

While the vast majority of large businesses report suffering a breach, many are notably unprepared—and unconcerned—looking forward.

 
Hack the Vote: Cyberrisk at the Ballot Box

Hack the Vote: Cyberrisk at the Ballot Box

As Americans prepare for the election in November, many experts worry that hackers could be heading for the voting booth as well.

 
Buyers Uncertain About Cyber Insurance Payouts

Buyers Uncertain About Cyber Insurance Payouts

Many companies that have purchased cyber insurance remain unsure whether the policy will payout for social engineering.

 
Data Deluge: What the Panama Papers Mean for Business

Data Deluge: What the Panama Papers Mean for Business

The widespread corruption and third-party data security vulnerabilities revealed in the Panama Papers scandal demand attention now.

 
Constant Hacking

Constant Hacking

Nine out of 10 businesses experienced at least one hacking incident in the past year, yet risk managers may be doing less on some critical measures.

 
Organizations Lack Confidence About Reputation Risk

Organizations Lack Confidence About Reputation Risk

Most rank their organizations above-average at building reputation, but they appear unequipped to identify and mitigate against the risks.

 
Ransomware Attacks Pose Growing Threat

Ransomware Attacks Pose Growing Threat

Recent ransomware attacks highlight a rapidly expanding cyberrisk vector.

 
As Regulations Change, Risks Stay the Same

As Regulations Change, Risks Stay the Same

Board members and top-level executives continue to be most concerned about regulatory risk.

 
Leashing the Risks of Pets in the Workplace

Leashing the Risks of Pets in the Workplace

With more companies becoming pet-friendly, employers must develop plans to minimize liability.

 
Cyber Ignorance Is Not Bliss

Cyber Ignorance Is Not Bliss

More than 40% of executives are either unsure whether their companies have formal cybersecurity protocols in place or do not understand them.

 
Dia de la Crisis: The Chipotle Outbreaks Highlight Supply Chain Risks

Dia de la Crisis: The Chipotle Outbreaks Highlight Supply Chain Risks

The fallout from outbreaks that sickened hundreds of Chipotle customers illustrates the many risks of supply chain failures.

 
10 Cyberthreat Predictions for 2016

10 Cyberthreat Predictions for 2016

While cyberrisks constantly evolve, information security experts try to map this year’s threat landscape.