Cyber-Risk

Turning to Crime Insurance Policies for Phishing Losses

Turning to Crime Insurance Policies for Phishing Losses

When a loss from a phishing attack occurs, employers should promptly consider all of their insurance coverage, including their crime insurance policies.

 
An Enterprise Approach to Data Security

An Enterprise Approach to Data Security

To ensure enterprise-wide security, organizations must employ a more holistic strategy.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – November

Notepad: Risk in Review – November

A dire global warming prediction, a deadly earthquake strikes Indonesia, and more.

 
The Paper Threat

The Paper Threat

Organizations often overlook the information security threat posed by paper.

 
Understanding the Risk of “Immutable” Blockchain Applications

Understanding the Risk of “Immutable” Blockchain Applications

Blockchain has some powerful advantages, but a database that cannot be edited and software that cannot be turned off present unique and potentially troubling risks. 

 
Hack the Vote 2: Cyberrisks to Election Infrastructure

Hack the Vote 2: Cyberrisks to Election Infrastructure

Since we last covered cyberthreats to U.S. election infrastructure, the risks have become far more real. While much has changed, problems remain.

 
Insuring Against GDPR Liability

Insuring Against GDPR Liability

Will the European Union’s new data protection regulation impact the cyber insurance market?

 
What Is the California Consumer Privacy Act?

What Is the California Consumer Privacy Act?

Businesses will face a wide range of obligations under California’s new data protection law.

 
GDPR and the Role of the Data Protection Officer

GDPR and the Role of the Data Protection Officer

Hiring a data protection officer is a key tenet of the GDPR, but what exactly does that entail?

 
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.

 
Artificial Intelligence and Risk Management

Artificial Intelligence and Risk Management

Risk managers and decision makers need to gain a greater understanding of the threats presented by artificial intelligence and machine learning.

 
Timehop Provides GDPR Compliance Test Case

Timehop Provides GDPR Compliance Test Case

In July, a U.S. company became one of the first to disclose a data breach under new EU rules.

 
Using the Dark Web to Mitigate Risk

Using the Dark Web to Mitigate Risk

Exploring the dark web can give companies insight into cyberthreats they may face.

 
Companies Failing to Reel in Phishing Risks

Companies Failing to Reel in Phishing Risks

Organizations admit their teams are not knowledgeable enough to identify and stop email-based threats, and the C-suite only adds to the risk.