Emerging Risk Archive

About Face: The Risks and Challenges of Facial Recognition Technology

About Face: The Risks and Challenges of Facial Recognition Technology

As more businesses use facial recognition, they must contend with privacy risks and technical challenges.

 
Dealing with Disruption

Dealing with Disruption

Organizations must prepare for strategic threats posed by shifting markets and new business models.

 
Seven Myths About Identity Governance

Seven Myths About Identity Governance

A comprehensive identity governance program can provide greater data security.

 
Incorporating Cloud Security Strategies into the AI and IoT Era

Incorporating Cloud Security Strategies into the AI and IoT Era

Security leaders can apply several lessons from the cloud era to address emerging AI and IoT risks.

 
Economic Factors Drive Top Risks

Economic Factors Drive Top Risks

Economic and geopolitical uncertainty marked top risks facing businesses this year, while risk readiness hit a 12-year low.

 
The Looming Long-Tail Risk of E-Cigarettes

The Looming Long-Tail Risk of E-Cigarettes

E-cigarette makers may be facing mass liability from long-term consumer health issues.

 
The Risks of Voice Technology

The Risks of Voice Technology

Voice-enabled devices have become increasingly popular, but adopting this technology also means introducing new risks.

 
Risks and Opportunities for Drone Ships

Risks and Opportunities for Drone Ships

Autonomous technology may soon hit the seas as companies develop remote-controlled or even fully autonomous ships.

 
Three Risks to Assess as Your Company Considers Blockchain

Three Risks to Assess as Your Company Considers Blockchain

Risk management professionals should understand, assess and plan for the risks their organization will face with the implementation of blockchain.

 
Hacking Cars

Hacking Cars

Automotive cyberrisk is not just about autonomous vehicles—today’s cars and trucks, like any other ­internet-connected devices, are vulnerable to being hacked.

 
Rise of the Robots

Rise of the Robots

The latest wave of collaborative robotic technology is coming to the workplace, promising significant rewards for businesses—and introducing new risks.

 
The Weakest Supply Chain Link

The Weakest Supply Chain Link

As supply chains become more digitally interconnected, they are also becoming increasingly vulnerable to cyberattack.

 
The Benefits and Risks of Telemedicine

The Benefits and Risks of Telemedicine

Advances in remote health care can save time and money, but new liability issues have emerged.

 
Emerging Risks for the Insurance Industry

Emerging Risks for the Insurance Industry

Swiss Re’s annual SONAR report points to the three risks likely to have the greatest potential impact on the insurance industry in the coming years.

 
What to Do After a Ransomware Attack

What to Do After a Ransomware Attack

As ransomware attacks have become more common, organizations need a plan to respond.