Hackers exploiting poor software service connections

Hackers are increasingly exploiting poor software service connections between IT platforms and businesses, according to an IT security report.

In particular, businesses often ignore the way their systems are configured with software as a service providers. In the Read more

Risk of food shortages grows

The risk of food shortages increased from already high levels because of the conflict in Ukraine, said leading world agencies.

The number of severely food insecure people has doubled in two years – from 135 million pre-pandemic to 276 Read more

Ransomware attacks increased in 2021

Ransomware attacks increased by 80 per cent over the last 12 months, according to a Sophos white paper. That means that ransomware attacks hit two out of three organisations in 2021. This demonstrates “that adversaries have become Read more

New outsourcing governance for banks

The financial regulator the European Banking Authority (EBA) has set out a new governance framework for banks that outsource services, including those based in the cloud.

The new guidelines – Final report on EBA guidelines on outsourcing arrangementRead more

Third party risk webinar online

The third party risk webinar is now online.

With growing geo-political, environmental and financial uncertainty, businesses must build resilient relationships with their suppliers, customers and stakeholders. But with more customers and businesses, such as Uber and Apple, using and Read more