Category Archives: IT GRC/Cybersecurity

Cyber Resilience: The New Paradigm for Cyber Risk Management
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Cyber Resilience: The New Paradigm for Cyber Risk Management

With the growing frequency and sophistication of cyberattacks, cybersecurity leaders are on high alert to implement and maintain an effective and sound cybersecurity program. Cyber risks and the challenges of ensuring robust cyber health are further exacerbated as the digital interconnectivity of people, processes, and organizations continues to intensify. Cyberattacks are growing at an alarming […]

Lessons Learned from the FireEye Breach
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Lessons Learned from the FireEye Breach

The recent FireEye breach is perhaps the most significant cybersecurity headline of 2020, with one of the leading advanced threat detection vendors falling victim to an apparent state-sponsored attack. As new details of the breach unfold, the nexus between cybersecurity and risk management become increasingly evident, forming the basis of several lessons learned. Third Party […]

The Digital Impact Chain – A Critical Tool for Getting the Business and Cyber on the Same Page in Crisis
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The Digital Impact Chain – A Critical Tool for Getting the Business and Cyber on the Same Page in Crisis

In this time of digitalization, with more employees, suppliers and third parties opting for virtual meetings and transactions – IT, security and cyber teams have become hyper-vigilant about the protection of sensitive and regulated information. It’s a challenge. In our previous posts on Risk Quantification, and how COVID-19 Has Changed The We Do Risk– Forever, […]

Communicating Cybersecurity Effectively to the Board
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Communicating Cybersecurity Effectively to the Board

Cybersecurity has always been an unsought after investment like insurance – only useful when something bad happens. And It’s always been challenging for security leaders to communicate the value of cybersecurity investments to boards and peers. Everybody in an organization has their own perspective when it comes to cybersecurity, and that’s the reason that security […]

Through the GRC Lens – April 2020
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Through the GRC Lens – April 2020

Has “work-from-home” opened the door to more cyber-attacks? In the last few months, the COVID-19 pandemic redefined risk management, forced businesses to review their cyber-attack mitigation strategies to understand the gaps in their approach to cybersecurity. Today, the world seems to be gradually re-emerging from the crisis and getting a grip on understanding the aftermath. […]

Crisis Response and Preparedness – Documentation, IT Systems, Data Integrity and Security During the COVID-19 Outbreak
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Crisis Response and Preparedness – Documentation, IT Systems, Data Integrity and Security During the COVID-19 Outbreak

We have an ongoing coronavirus pandemic. As with other crises, at this time, more than ever, organizations need to evaluate the potential impact of this crisis on their operations and prepare to deal with the pandemic. Crisis preparedness should be the high priority in any organization. In a situation when threats are directly impacting important […]

Through the GRC Lens – February 2020
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Through the GRC Lens – February 2020

Building a Future of Trustworthy AI The European Commission recently unveiled its long-awaited proposal to regulate artificial intelligence (AI). But will the new proposal stifle innovation? Find out more through the GRC Lens – February 2020 edition. _____________________________________________ On the 19th of February, the European Commission (EC) President, Ursula von der Leyen, Executive Vice-President, Margrethe […]