Findings

Is GDPR Compliance Paying Off?

Is GDPR Compliance Paying Off?

In its 2019 Data Privacy Benchmark Study, Cisco found a correlation between GDPR preparedness and the frequency and severity of data breaches.

 
U.S. Slides on Corruption Index

U.S. Slides on Corruption Index

The United States dropped out of the world’s 20 least corrupt countries for the first time since 2011.

 
Inadequate Risk Management Implementation

Inadequate Risk Management Implementation

A recent survey found that business leaders are failing to effectively implement risk management programs in these three key areas.

 
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.

 
Impact of Climate Disasters Surges

Impact of Climate Disasters Surges

Direct economic losses from climate-related disasters have increased 151% over the past 20 years.

 
The Cyber Confidence Gap

The Cyber Confidence Gap

Cyberrisks are the second-highest concern across all business sizes and industries, surpassed only by medical inflation.

 
Cyber Insurance Market Trends

Cyber Insurance Market Trends

A new survey offers insight into who’s purchased new cyber insurance policies in 2018 and why.

 
Promoting Truck Driver Health

Promoting Truck Driver Health

Truck drivers are at notably higher risk for serious health conditions that can also affect job performance.

 
The Rising Impact of Political Risk

The Rising Impact of Political Risk

As geopolitical tensions heat up, companies are increasingly forced to address a corresponding rise in their political risk exposure.

 
Corporate Leaders Failing to Manage Reputation Risk

Corporate Leaders Failing to Manage Reputation Risk

Despite the clearly rising stakes of reputation risk, many of the leaders best positioned to monitor and control it are failing to do so.

 
Cyberattacks Increase Public Sector Risk

Cyberattacks Increase Public Sector Risk

If left unchecked, cyberrisk in the public sector could not only erode public trust in these enterprises, but negatively impact their credit ratings.

 
Reputation Risk and Social Media

Reputation Risk and Social Media

A new study offers insights on the direct impact of reputation crises on share prices, particularly since the introduction of social media.

 
Costs of SOX Compliance

Costs of SOX Compliance

Enacted in 2002, Sarbanes-Oxley has continued to evolve for the publicly held companies it governs, as do the costs of compliance.