Prepare Now for Next-Generation Cyber Threats
A soon-coming world that's almost entirely digitized and connected will expose companies to vast new cybersecurity risks.
Among the various threats to corporate well-being, one — the vulnerability of sensitive data — stands out from the crowd.
Advice to Cyber Insurance Buyers: You Are Not Alone
CFOs and risk managers need to know that cyber underwriters are using "security scores" to assess their clients' risks.
U.S. Data Breaches Hit All-Time High
Companies sustained more than 1,000 data breaches in 2016, an increase of 40% over 2015 data.
Ransomware Seen as Growing Cyber Threat
But the largest source of data breaches was still 'miscellaneous errors,' including improper disposal of company information and misconfigured systems.
U.S. Data Breaches Almost Match Record High
Hacking incidents accounted for 37.9% of the 781 data breaches reported by organizations last year.
Cyber Ratings Services Can Help Thwart Hackers
New generation of tools for assessing companies' "cyber hygiene" may lower the risk of data breaches.
Wyndham Settles FTC’s Data Security Charges
The settlement may serve as a template for future enforcement actions against companies over "unreasonable data security."
Hackers Are the Problem, Workers the Weak Point
It only takes one employee clicking on the wrong link to give away the keys to the kingdom.
How to Prevent Data Breaches by Service Providers
Here are some practical ways to improve providers' data-security efforts.
What You Must Know to Talk About a Data Breach
You don't have to know the technical details, but it's important to grasp big-picture issues so you can discuss them with key stakeholders.