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Cloud services allow IT departments to scale and leverage specialized software as a service (SaaS) offerings. But what does this mean for security? Rapid7's Corey Thomas provides guidance.
Author: Corey E. Thomas
Posted: November 15, 2018, 3:05 pm
According to Vinson & Elkins' Sarah Mitchell and Mustafa Abdul-Jabbar, directors should carefully consider a new set of risks when reviewing their D&O liability insurance in the new year.
Author: Sarah Mitchell and Mustafa Abdul-Jabbar
Posted: November 14, 2018, 4:04 pm
According to PwC's Paula Loop, with the right process, honest participation, and appropriate follow-through, directors might find themselves agreeing with the adage, “Feedback is a gift.”
Author: Paula Loop
Posted: November 13, 2018, 4:52 pm
With the SEC toughening its stance on data security issues, corporate leaders and board members should ensure that their identity theft programs are up-to-date and align with the particular cybersecurity risks that face their organization, says Craig Newman.
Author: Craig Newman
Posted: November 12, 2018, 3:00 pm
In today’s evolving threat landscape, corporate directors are increasingly asking for security performance updates from chief information (and information security) officers, chief risk officers, and other executives. At BitSight’s inaugural EXCHANGE forum last month, a panel of directors and executives from top global companies discussed the importance of board involvement in mitigating cyber risk. The […]
Author: Dave Fachetti
Posted: November 9, 2018, 6:01 pm
According to experts from Oliver Wyman, board directors need to ensure management starts thinking through the LIBOR transition now.
Author: Paul Cantwell, Adam Schneider, and Ming Min Lee
Posted: November 8, 2018, 4:48 pm
When you detect a new vulnerability, what step should you take next? Here’s how to prioritize your options for maximum protection, according to Tenable's Kevin Flynn.
Author: Kevin Flynn
Posted: November 7, 2018, 3:26 pm
Smart, proactive, and effective climate disclosure is critical to helping investors do their job well—and assess which companies are well positioned in the face of climate change risks. Fortunately, tools that can help companies provide such disclosures are emerging, says Ceres' Veena Ramani.
Author: Veena Ramani
Posted: November 6, 2018, 2:34 pm
According to Protiviti's Jim DeLoach, boards must increase their awareness and understanding of technical debt in order to add additional perspective and make suggestions that would facilitate execution of the strategy.
Author: Jim DeLoach
Posted: November 1, 2018, 2:56 pm
Companies are now facing a range of urgent human capital challenges. Workforce productivity that has remained stubbornly stagnant over the last decade; unemployment that is near historic lows, making it much harder to attract and retain top talent; and political and social pressures to address diversity, gender pay equity, and the wages of the rank-and-file […]
Author: Seymour Burchman
Posted: October 31, 2018, 7:31 pm