Cyber insurance underused

Businesses are finding it difficult to protect themselves against the increasingly diverse range of tactics deployed by cyber criminals and cyber insurance is underused. Recently, organisations have experienced a rise in destructive malware attacks, for instance, which are designed Read more

They’re here

Hackers can and do penetrate most IT systems. They’re here in your systems already.

But organisations are getting smarter too, according to speakers at ISACA’s recent conference in Munich.

In fact, new developments in quantum computers could change Read more

Sometimes it pays to be bored

Sometimes it pays to be bored. This little gem of inspiration comes from a talk I went to at ISACA‘s recent IT security conference in Munich.

Tom Madsen, an IT specialist who worked for the United Nations Read more

Don’t forget extreme weather events

How many risk managers have extreme weather events at the top of their worry list? Not too many, one would expect – unless they are in the insurance or building sectors, or are a local council, or something similar.

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IRM’s top risks for 2017

Political risk, cybersecurity, bribery and oil price and financial market fluctuations are among chief concerns for businesses voiced by some of the UK’s leading risk experts as they look ahead to 2017.

“This year is undoubtedly the year where Read more