ForeFront

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.

 
Controlling Midsize Management Liability

Controlling Midsize Management Liability

Small and midsize businesses often overlook their management liability exposures.

 
Addressing Business Interruption Exposures

Addressing Business Interruption Exposures

Having the right business interruption coverage could be the key to surviving a disaster.

 
Third-Party Risks Spark Corruption Concerns

Third-Party Risks Spark Corruption Concerns

As third-party and M&A activities rise, gaps in anti-corruption measures are increasingly clear.

 
Getting the Lead Out

Getting the Lead Out

Flint’s water contamination crisis underscores a risk faced by communities around the country.

 
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.

 
Election Year Gridlock May Stall Cyber Reform

Election Year Gridlock May Stall Cyber Reform

As 2016 candidates vie for office, much-needed cybersecurity legislation will likely be put on hold.

 
Los Angeles Mandates Earthquake Retrofitting

Los Angeles Mandates Earthquake Retrofitting

Many property owners in Los Angeles will soon be required to initiate costly safety upgrades.

 
Tapping Into Environmental Coverage

Tapping Into Environmental Coverage

Companies often overlook existing insurance policies that cover environmental liability claims.

 
The Risks and Rewards of Blockchain Technology

The Risks and Rewards of Blockchain Technology

The technology behind bitcoin may facilitate new, more secure ways to do business.

 
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.

 
Climate Change Tops Global Concerns

Climate Change Tops Global Concerns

The World Economic Forum highlights the greatest risks facing the planet this year.