Category Archives: IT GRC/Cybersecurity

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 […]

Through the GRC Lens – January 2020
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Through the GRC Lens – January 2020

Over the past decade, fraud has evolved to become more sophisticated and systemized. Thankfully, innovations in technology now enable businesses to better combat fraud. But there’s a catch. Modern technologies also present new opportunities to cyber criminals, making fraud harder to detect and easier to commit. This raises the question – is digitalization making fraud […]

Through the GRC Lens – November-December 2019
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Through the GRC Lens – November-December 2019

The Changing Winds of Compliance As compliance teams strive to manage new regulations and technological advancements, here are some of the trends and headlines that made compliance news in November and December. In the face of changing business models, as well as new risks and dynamic global ecosystems, compliance as a discipline is rapidly evolving. […]

Through the GRC Lens – September 2019
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Through the GRC Lens – September 2019

Rethinking Cybersecurity in a Disruptive Age With an increasing number of attacks in the market, despite more sophisticated cybersecurity solutions, many cybersecurity reports and surveys highlight why organizations need to rethink their cyber strategy and what’s in store for the future. – Here is what the media headlined through the GRC lens in September. As […]