Cyber-Risk

The Case for Uniform Data Breach Reporting

The Case for Uniform Data Breach Reporting

By creating clear terms, definitions and regulations on data breach reporting, the United States can gain greater insights on growing and changing cyber threats that companies face across industries.

 
Strengthening Third-Party Risk Management

Strengthening Third-Party Risk Management

Vendors are essential for doing business but may also introduce serious security risks.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – May 2019

Notepad: Risk in Review – May 2019

Purdue settles opioid case, floods in the U.S. Midwest, Boeing planes grounded, and more.

 
Business Email Compromise on the Rise

Business Email Compromise on the Rise

Breach responders saw a 133% increase last year in business email compromise, driving a rise in cyber losses from hacking.

 
Why GDPR Should Not Stifle Information Sharing

Why GDPR Should Not Stifle Information Sharing

Does the processing and exchange of personal information embedded in some threat information violate GDPR and thus expose companies to severe fines?

 
Changing the Game: How Dynamic Risk Strategies Are Elevating Event Security

Changing the Game: How Dynamic Risk Strategies Are Elevating Event Security

With advanced technology and more mature risk management strategies, risk and event professionals are improving event security.

 
Data Privacy Governance in the Age of GDPR

Data Privacy Governance in the Age of GDPR

With new data protection regulations, Canadian and U.S. companies must reassess how they process and safeguard personal information.

 
The Dangers of Shadow Apps

The Dangers of Shadow Apps

The use of unsanctioned apps in the workplace introduces new risks for IT departments.

 
War Risk Exclusions Threaten Cyber Coverage

War Risk Exclusions Threaten Cyber Coverage

A recent dispute highlights how nation-state cyberattacks can complicate insurance coverage.

 
Facebook Plagued by Recent Security Problems

Facebook Plagued by Recent Security Problems

Cybercriminals are increasingly finding new ways to exploit security vulnerabilities at Facebook, putting the personal data of the social network’s users at risk.

 
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.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – March 2019

Notepad: Risk in Review – March 2019

Spotlight on sex trafficking, a GDPR fine for Google, PG&E’s bankruptcy, and more.

 
Does Attorney-Client Privilege Extend to Penetration Testing?

Does Attorney-Client Privilege Extend to Penetration Testing?

Unaddressed cybersecurity vulnerabilities uncovered by pen testers could become the basis of legal action.

 
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.

 
Can Blockchain Improve Insurance?

Can Blockchain Improve Insurance?

Applications of distributed ledger technology promise to help reduce fraud and better manage claims in the insurance industry.