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Emerging Standards for Protecting Reputation

Emerging Standards for Protecting Reputation

New standards of conduct for directors and officers aim to reduce reputational risk.

 
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.

 
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.

 
Ransomware Attacks Pose Growing Threat

Ransomware Attacks Pose Growing Threat

Recent ransomware attacks highlight a rapidly expanding cyberrisk vector.

 
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.

 
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.

 
Record Heat Fuels Climate Change Concerns

Record Heat Fuels Climate Change Concerns

Amid landmark temperatures, nations look to mitigate the mounting dangers of climate change.

 
Preparing for an Active Shooter Incident

Preparing for an Active Shooter Incident

As shootings become more frequent, employers must develop plans to protect their employees.

 
Implications of the Ashley Madison Hack

Implications of the Ashley Madison Hack

The most salacious data breach to date highlights the evolving nature of hacking risk.

 
Developing a Strategy for Transgender Workers

Developing a Strategy for Transgender Workers

Employers need to ensure a safe and compliant workplace for transgender employees.

 
Amtrak Derailment Spurs Focus on Safety

Amtrak Derailment Spurs Focus on Safety

Updated safety technology could have prevented May’s deadly crash in Philadelphia.

 
Lessons From Starbucks’ Race Together Initiative

Lessons From Starbucks’ Race Together Initiative

The coffee chain’s well-meaning campaign could have created a legally hostile work environment.

 
Cyberattacks Threaten Critical Infrastructure

Cyberattacks Threaten Critical Infrastructure

Hacks on industrial targets have the potential to cause more damage than any data breach to date.

 
Measles in the Workplace

Measles in the Workplace

The current measles outbreak has raised questions about employers’ obligations and liabilities.

 
Are Risk Assessments Increasing Your Risks?

Are Risk Assessments Increasing Your Risks?

Poor understanding of risk assessments can lead to increased legal liability.