Vacation Without A Business Continuity Plan?

How solid is your Business Continuity Plan? Do you even have one? Various threats such as hardware and software failures, cyberattacks, human error, and yes, natural disasters can take down your business. According to FEMA, 40% of businesses do not reopen after a natural disaster, another 25% fail within one year. Are you prepared? We’ve identified 5 basic steps to building a Business Continuity Plan to ensure you are..

If Equifax Had Wings…GDPR Fines 2018

British Airways had a major cyberattack in 2018. Will they face GDPR fines in 2018? The investigation into British Airways’ data breach is still ongoing, so it’s too early to say what GDPR fines they may be hit with. However, they could face up to £488 million in penalties under GDPR. How would the Equifax breach in 2017 have fared?.

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Interview: Is Integrated Risk Management the New GRC?

As the scope of risk and compliance continues to grow, more silos have been created than ever before.  In the face of this disparate information, traditional approaches to governance, risk and compliance (GRC) evolve into integrated risk management.  Learn more about Integrated Risk Management. Gartner Magic Quadrant links..

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Here’s What Security Leaders Want from NIST CSF

Recently, Rsam CEO Vivek Shivananda spoke with a diverse and engaged group of information security leaders who came to discuss the NIST CSF framework. The session was moderated by ISMG Media Editor Tom Field. The conversation revealed common challenges and hopes around how NIST CSF can help improve an organization’s security posture. During the conversation, ….

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What Factors Impact Successful Implementation of NIST CSF?

Many organizations plan to align their risk and compliance program around the National Institute of Standards and Technology Cybersecurity Framework (NIST CSF)? The framework, introduced several years ago, is quickly becoming one of the world’s de facto security standards yet organizations are struggling to implement it. Some of the struggle stems from not having an ….

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