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King IV Report For Corporate Governance: What It May Mean For Your Organisation
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King IV Report For Corporate Governance: What It May Mean For Your Organisation

The fourth edition of the KING report builds on the best practices and principles in corporate governance in South Africa. The draft report was published in Mar 2016 and post the comments phase, the report was finally launched at the Sandton Covention Center in Johannesburg on 1 Nov 2016. The last edition of the report […]

GRC Programs: Building the Business Case for Value
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GRC Programs: Building the Business Case for Value

Governance, risk and compliance (GRC) management is becoming increasingly integrated across a wide and expanding set of use cases — moving beyond traditional risk management and into regulatory compliance, audit, third-party management, ethics and compliance, privacy, quality management, environmental health and safety, cybersecurity, business resilience and more. In OCEGs’ 2015 GRC Maturity Survey, over 50 […]

Tackling Procurement Challenges in the Supply Chain
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Tackling Procurement Challenges in the Supply Chain

Globalization and regulation, coupled with inadequate investment in compliance programs and third-party risk management programs, are making the proactive identification and resolution of risks posed by suppliers a challenging task. Companies that don’t face up to the challenge run the risk of non-compliant products in their supply chain, and can face serious brand and reputational […]

Ensuring Resilient Cyber Safeguards in Cloud Applications
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Ensuring Resilient Cyber Safeguards in Cloud Applications

Assessing Cloud Application Vendors from a Security Perspective Enterprises of all structures and sizes across the globe have been adopting cloud for all needs – for computing, storage, databases, to hosting business applications. They are also proactively addressing cyber-security needs – both as dictated by internal Info-Sec controls, as well as those coming from external regulatory mandates. For enterprises […]

What Startups Can Do About Cyber Attacks
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What Startups Can Do About Cyber Attacks

A cybersecurity report by Ponemon Institute, in association with Keeper Security, found that in the 12 months leading up to June 2016, 55 percent of small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) experienced a cyber attack, while 50 percent encountered data breaches involving customer and employee information. These statistics belie the common notion that cybercriminals attack only […]