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Getting to know your company’s risk appetite

Your employees make risk/reward decisions daily. Have you defined risk boundaries for them? Unwanted risk or missed opportunities happen without clear direction.

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Best of breed: how secure are you, really?

If everyone claims to be the best, how can we rationally choose what we will deploy?

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Having a boardroom conversation about cybersecurity and material risk

Those who embrace a material risk approach to addressing cyber threats will command the attention of senior leaders and steadily drive improvements into their organization’s security posture.

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Are your employees unwittingly invalidating your cyber liability insurance?

To prevent unintentional invalidation of their policies, businesses must educate employees on a number of related issues.

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Third-party security vetting: Do it before you sign a contract

Security needs to ensure that all vendors and partners, even those not controlled by IT, meet the organization's security standards.

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How to prepare for the next cybersecurity attack

How should security management ready their organizations?

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IT resiliency and the problem with SaaS: What is your risk profile?

Many organizations are recognizing that cloud providers are more equipped to handle security, maintenance and testing of a cloud environment, so they're offloading more responsibilities to these providers.

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Training insurance agents and brokers in cyber risk

In the past year, tremendous regulatory developments have taken shape in the realm of cybersecurity, fiduciary responsibility and legal liability for licensees. Starting with the State of New York’s Department of Financial...

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CSO50 2018: Security risk management takes center stage

Nearly 20 percent of this year’s CSO50 Award winners took on security risk and compliance projects. Download the CSO50 2018 digital issue to read their stories, as well as descriptions of all 50 winning projects.

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The time is now for a comprehensive, risk-based approach to build cyber resilience

Most C-suite stakeholders are unsure of where their organization stands in its cyber security capabilities and resilience.

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Is compliance the best insurance for managing cybersecurity risk in 2018?

Cybersecurity challenges and risks continue to emerge as top threats to business as usual for large and small organizations alike. The ability to meet these threats requires understanding emerging standards. Compliance with these new...

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Apple, Cisco, Aon and Allianz partner in cyber risk management

Cyber risk is real but hard to protect against. To help organizations, Apple, Cisco, Aon, and Allianz have partnered to create a joint solution.

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How do I BRI?

Regardless of the threats, risks and security challenges a business may face, it’s crucial to recognize that having the right approach to intelligence has truly become a requirement.

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Security experts must enable safer usage, not just limit unsafe behavior

Keeping the enterprise secure, even when users need to do things that are considered risky behavior.

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Becoming vulnerability agnostic

Don't let the constant barrage of vulnerability announcements play with your emotions and drive up your stress levels.

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(Managing) risky business

How to ensure sound and conflict-free risk management decisions – and usually deliver secure code.

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How to engage with the C-Suite on cyber risk management, part 4

Creating metrics to indicate risk.

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Cyber insurance in the 2018 regulatory landscape

If more money continues to be spent on cyber defense, and our risk posture is not improving proportional to the level of spend, the insurance sector may need to reassess how to evaluate an applicant’s cyber risk profile.

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Risk management is all about the data; security should be, too

Bay Dynamics takes a data-driven approach to helping companies identify and address the real security threats based on asset value.

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Resolutions for a secure new year

Examining what we have learned about risk awareness, or should have learned, in 2017, which we can resolve to put into action in 2018.

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