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The Devil in the Details

The Devil in the Details

Exploiting psychology more than technology, social engineering fraud has become one of the fastest-growing corporate crime threats.

 
Buyer’s Market: Favorable P/C Insurance Pricing Expected Through 2016

Buyer’s Market: Favorable P/C Insurance Pricing Expected Through 2016

While property/casualty insurance rates remain low, uncertainty over cyberrisk coverage and potential catastrophe losses looms.

 
Data Protection Across the Pond: Implications of the EU’s New Legislation

Data Protection Across the Pond: Implications of the EU’s New Legislation

A new EU data privacy law has profound operational and financial implications for businesses around the world.

 
Managing Risk in the Administration of Employee Benefits

Managing Risk in the Administration of Employee Benefits

Administering employee benefits programs can expose companies to the risk of lawsuits for errors and omissions.

 
Year In Risk 2015

Year In Risk 2015

Some of the year’s biggest events have lasting implications for the future of risk management.

 
How the NSA’s First CRO is Integrating Risk Management Into National Security

How the NSA’s First CRO is Integrating Risk Management Into National Security

Anne Neuberger, the NSA’s first CRO, discusses building an ERM program and the role risk management plays in national security.

 
Smart Cities: Weighing the Risks and Rewards of Connecting Communities

Smart Cities: Weighing the Risks and Rewards of Connecting Communities

The spread of the Internet of Things has given rise to “smart cities,” where technology promises to enhance municipal services.

 
The Implications of Income Inequality

The Implications of Income Inequality

As Americans pay more attention to the ever-widening wage gap, a new SEC rule may expose companies to real reputational and financial risks.

 
Scratching the Surface: The Animas River Spill and the Risks of Abandoned Mines

Scratching the Surface: The Animas River Spill and the Risks of Abandoned Mines

The Animas River spill highlights the environmental and regulatory risks posed by thousands of abandoned mines across the country.

 
Cannabiz: The High Profits and High Risks of Legal Marijuana

Cannabiz: The High Profits and High Risks of Legal Marijuana

“Legalize it” has been easier said than done for the growing number of businesses that are trying to profit from pot.

 
Developing a Cyberbreach Strategy

Developing a Cyberbreach Strategy

The biggest factor in surviving a data breach is how well you prepare.

 
Helping the C-Suite Assess Cyberrisk

Helping the C-Suite Assess Cyberrisk

A realistic education for executives is an important part of managing cyberrisks today.

 
Adjusting Insurance Coverage to Meet Shifting Cyberattack Risks

Adjusting Insurance Coverage to Meet Shifting Cyberattack Risks

An insurance program must account for both first- and third-party cyberrisks.

 
Regulating Cybersecurity: Talking with FTC Commissioner Terrell McSweeny

Regulating Cybersecurity: Talking with FTC Commissioner Terrell McSweeny

The Federal Trade Commission has been increasing its efforts to ensure data privacy.

 
The Rebirth of Mesh Networks

The Rebirth of Mesh Networks

A legacy crisis management tool may offer an alternative to wireless communication.