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Understanding Systemic Cyber Risk

Systemic cyber risk is an emerging challenge for organizations of all size across government and industry. As organizations have transformed operations and culture by increasingly linking operations and infrastructure to complex digital architecture, they have also created hyper-connected environment with new vulnerabilities. Without assessing of the interdependencies of modern connectivity, individual organizations will struggle to […]

MMC CYBER HANDBOOK 2016 Increasing resilience in the digital economy

Cyber risk exposures are embedded in the operations of organizations across all sectors and countries. No company is fully secure, no matter how sophisticated its cyber defense mechanisms. With cyber risk, you face active adversaries who are constantly changing their attack strategy. Technology advances also create new forms of cyber risk. For example, as more […]

Building Confidence – Solving Banking’s Cybersecurity Conundrum

The trick, as survey respondents admit, is that cybersecurity can be something of a black box: Banks don’t know what they don’t know. But they can begin to better assess the threats facing them—both internal and external—and to prioritize their investments. Our report offers strategies for assessing a bank’s cybersecurity approach, and for eliminating a […]

How mature is your cyber-security risk management?

When it comes to managing cyber-security risk, one size does not fit all. While organizations may be threatened by the same attacks, the size, complexity, risk tolerance, and threat management policies and processes in each organization create a unique environment—with its own requirements and best practices for protection. https://www-01.ibm.com/common/ssi/cgi-bin/ssialias?htmlfid=WGW03061USEN

2015 Asia Pacific (APAC) Cyber Impact Report

Two days before Christmas 2015, hackers attacked the power grid in the Ivano-Frankivsk region of Ukraine with a virus that had erased the programs engineers use to monitor equipment. For six hours, 103 cities were hit with power outages and another 186 cities were left partially in the dark because devices that route power and […]