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Sharing Cybersecurity Responsibility

Sharing Cybersecurity Responsibility

Cybersecurity efforts have traditionally been the responsibility of organizations that hold data, but with so much at stake from a breach, consumers now have a role to play as well.

 
Predicting Risk Management Challenges in 2019

Predicting Risk Management Challenges in 2019

These five predictions can give risk professionals a sense of the hurdles they may face in the coming year.

 
Recent Developments in Bad Faith Claims

Recent Developments in Bad Faith Claims

Three recent rulings establish that policyholders in a significant number of states have potential recourse when insurance companies act badly.

 
The Perils of Ignoring Supervisor Misconduct

The Perils of Ignoring Supervisor Misconduct

Courts are reexamining employers’ defenses against sexual harassment claims.

 
The Ever-Evolving Idiopathic Defense

The Ever-Evolving Idiopathic Defense

Are businesses still protected in cases of injuries that occur at work but are not work-related?

 
Protecting Your Software Supply Chain

Protecting Your Software Supply Chain

Attacks on the software supply chain introduce vulnerabilities into company infrastructure.

 
Securing Coverage for Wrongful Termination

Securing Coverage for Wrongful Termination

In California, some insurers have tried to deny EPLI claims for wrongful termination.

 
Insuring Legionella Risks

Insuring Legionella Risks

With legionella cases rising, enterprises must strengthen prevention and insurance policies.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – January/February 2019

Notepad: Risk in Review – January/February 2019

Marriott discloses massive breach, fatal work injuries decline, NFIP extended and more.

 
Confidence in Crisis Management

Confidence in Crisis Management

These three trends among those who are “very confident” in their crisis management plans should inform best practices.

 
The Year’s Worst Password Offenders

The Year’s Worst Password Offenders

These high-profile individuals and organizations made the most significant password-related mistakes during the year.

 
The Top Business Risks for 2019

The Top Business Risks for 2019

In its new Risk Map 2019, Control Risks predicted the year’s top business risks.

 
Strategies for Preventing Payment Fraud

Strategies for Preventing Payment Fraud

Defending your organization against payment fraud is not just a matter of protecting revenue and sensitive data. It is also an important step toward protecting your company’s reputation.

 
Q&A: Great Expectations

Q&A: Great Expectations

RIMS President Gloria Brosius discusses her goals for 2019 and the challenges facing risk professionals.

 
Examining the Emerging Economic Risks for 2019

Examining the Emerging Economic Risks for 2019

For businesses trading globally, understanding emerging economic risks is vital for setting smart strategy.