ForeFront

Uncertainty Abounds After Brexit Vote

Uncertainty Abounds After Brexit Vote

The U.K.’s decision to leave the European Union will have a lasting effect on the global economy.

 
Social Engineering Fraud: A Case Study

Social Engineering Fraud: A Case Study

A software company CEO shares a firsthand account of his company’s fight against scammers.

 
Mitigating Evolving Water Threats

Mitigating Evolving Water Threats

As climate change takes its toll, businesses must act to address flood and drought risks.

 
The Benefits and Risks of Telemedicine

The Benefits and Risks of Telemedicine

Advances in remote health care can save time and money, but new liability issues have emerged.

 
The Subjective Nature of Country Risk

The Subjective Nature of Country Risk

Determining if a partner is high risk requires more than just an assessment of location.

 
Three Easy Ways to Communicate Risk

Three Easy Ways to Communicate Risk

Proper communication and training are critical to improve employee risk awareness.

 
Political Statements Send a Costly Message

Political Statements Send a Costly Message

What happens when artists cancel shows in protest against North Carolina’s “bathroom law?”

 
Improving M&A IT Security Practices

Improving M&A IT Security Practices

Insecure third parties often put valuable data at risk during a merger or acquisition.

 
What to Do After a Ransomware Attack

What to Do After a Ransomware Attack

As ransomware attacks have become more common, organizations need a plan to respond.

 
The 3 Lines of Defense for Good Risk Management

The 3 Lines of Defense for Good Risk Management

A new governance model can help businesses create stronger risk management programs.

 
Strategies for Funding Wildfire Mitigation

Strategies for Funding Wildfire Mitigation

Communities struggle with the cost of wildfires as climate change increases their likelihood.

 
Ransomware Attacks Pose Growing Threat

Ransomware Attacks Pose Growing Threat

Recent ransomware attacks highlight a rapidly expanding cyberrisk vector.

 
Reducing Exposure to Patent Trolls

Reducing Exposure to Patent Trolls

Lawsuits from non-practicing entities cost companies billions of dollars every year.

 
The Board’s Cybersecurity Responsibility

The Board’s Cybersecurity Responsibility

Courts have found that board directors have a fiduciary duty to protect sensitive data.

 
Assessing Payment Card Breaches

Assessing Payment Card Breaches

Organizations need to take steps to avoid costly penalties arising from PCI breaches.