Cyber liability is “the risk posed by conducting business over the Internet, over other networks or using electronic storage technology. A “first party” cyber liability occurs when your own information is breached. A “third party” cyber liability occurs when customer or partner information your organization has promised to keep safe is breached.” The most devastating […]
Executives are responsible for handling the risk management oversight for their companies. They’re also responsible for directing the implementation of crisis management when an event takes place.
Storing data off-site as part of a well-thought-out disaster recovery plan will help reduce down time if a disaster strikes. If your company was damaged by a fire, earthquake, flood, employee sabotage or hackers would it continue? According to the University of Texas, 94% of companies suffering from a catastrophic data loss do not survive. […]
We live in a digital world where we do our banking, search for recipes and freely communicate with family and friends online. Sometimes we fail to consider just how much information is available on the Web. Earlier this month it was announced that possibly millions of email addresses and names were stolen from one of […]
Do you have a Gmail, Apple, Yahoo or MSN email account? Do you rely on your e-mail data to be available whenever you need it? Just a few weeks ago someone at Google inadvertently deleted some 150,000 Gmail accounts (read about it on CNN Money). The company scrambled to restore the data, which they did, believe […]