Cybersecurity “issue of the decade”

Cybersecurity is the “issue of the decade”, chief executive officer of IBM Arvind Krishna has said.

The company said it plans to train more than 150,000 people in cybersecurity over the next three years. In addition, it said it Read more

Key lessons from digital failures

Organisations need to learn key lessons from digital failures, according to a report by the National Audit Office (NAO).

The body analysed 25 years of government initiatives in digital transformation. But instead of finding gradual improvements in how Read more

IRM’s digital ethics guidelines

Risk managers play a critical role in ensuring that digital technologies are implemented ethically. That requires thinking beyond compliance and ensuring that risk managers are guided by their moral compasses, says IRM Digital Ethics Guidelines.

“As risk professionals, Read more

Enterprises switch focus to digital innovation

Enterprises IT teams have chosen digital innovation as their main focus following the pandemic, according to a survey by the analyst Gartner.

Although IT budgets only inched up by 2 per cent this year, chief information officers have Read more

Campaigners raise awareness of AI risk

Civil liberties groups and digital rights campaigners are seeking to raise awareness of the risks of using of artificial intelligence in mass surveillance technologies ahead of a forthcoming European Union report on the issue.

The group – a coalition Read more

Cyber risk education gap persists

While most businesses are well aware of the risk of cyberattack too few deal with the cyber risk education gap in their enterprises, according to the Chubb Cyber Risk Survey 2019.

The report said that companies had established Read more

Digital risk management and resiliency – part two

By Stefano Capodagli

The increasing use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in risk management shifts the focus towards analytics and minimising losses in a proactive manner. Today, firms are developing risk platforms by scouring the internet for all-encompassing information about Read more

Digital risk management and resiliency – part one

By Stefano Capodagli

Risk management, besides continuing to be a trusted advisor to the board and senior management, to manage risk appetites, and develop risk frameworks and policies, is increasingly called on to swiftly evolve. Digital risk management appears Read more