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Risk Knowledge is a searchable library of relevant information for today's risk professionals. Available materials include RIMS Executive Reports, survey findings, contributed articles, industry research, benchmarking data and more.



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The Real Risks of Fake News
Fake news stories and misinformation can waste valuable time and resources.
Author:  Morey Haber
Date: April 3, 2017
Q&A: Bridging the Gaps at PayPal
PayPal’s Laura Langone discusses cyber insurance and the role of education in the buying process.
Author:  Hilary Tuttle
Date: April 3, 2017
BYOD Risk Meets IoT Reality
Enterprises struggle to understand just how vulnerable they are to the risks introduced by connected devices in the workplace.
Author:  Hilary Tuttle
Date: April 3, 2017
Five Critical Security Considerations for Working with Third-Party IT Vendors
To help ensure that the proper safeguards are in place to have a secure and productive relationship with its third-party IT vendors, companies should consider a five-point checklist.
Author:  Isaac Kohen
Date: March 27, 2017
Cyber Insurance: Considerations for Business
Businesses need to understand the basics of cyber insurance coverage in order to protect themselves from the wide range of digital threats.
Author:  Teri Cotton Santos
Date: March 21, 2017
How to Create a Cyber-Savvy Corporate Culture
When it comes to cybersecurity, the conversation normally focuses on technology, policies and processes. But too often these discussions overlook a critical component: people.
Author:  Steve Martino
Date: March 20, 2017
Best Practices to Prevent Data Breaches
These recommendations can help companies and individuals protect their assets and operations from data breaches.
Author:  Sophia Segal
Date: March 13, 2017
The Data Breach Blame Game
Not only do consumers expect businesses to manage online security risks, most said they would not do business with breached firms.
Author:  Hilary Tuttle
Date: March 1, 2017
Phishing with Dynamite
In 2016, phishing not only continued to grow as a cyberthreat, but was deployed more strategically to maximize profit for cybercriminals.
Author:  Hilary Tuttle
Date: March 1, 2017
Six Cyber Issues for the Trump Administration
Cybersecurity threats present a number of policy challenges for the new president.
Author:  Stacey Chiu and Tad A. Devlin
Date: March 1, 2017
Three Risks to Assess as Your Company Considers Blockchain
Risk management professionals should understand, assess and plan for the risks their organization will face with the implementation of blockchain.
Author:  Brendan Hogan
Date: March 1, 2017
MMC Cyber Handbook 2016
Increasing resilience in the digital economy
Author:  Marsh & McLennan Companies
Date: February 2, 2017
Category: Cyber Risk, Global
Keywords: Cyber, Data Protection, EU, cyber risk, Europe, Ransomware
Type: White Paper
Members Only? No
The 2017 Cybersecurity Landscape
Experts believe these seven threats may pose the greatest cyberrisks for businesses in 2017.
Author:  Hilary Tuttle
Date: February 1, 2017
Hacking Cars
Automotive cyberrisk is not just about autonomous vehicles—today’s cars and trucks, like any other ­internet-connected devices, are vulnerable to being hacked.
Author:  Hilary Tuttle
Date: February 1, 2017
Top Risks in Asia-Pacific 2016
StrategicRISK surveyed more than 200 risk and insurance managers on the top risks facing their business and developed an interactive graph to show the evolution of top risks over two years.
Author:  StrategicRISK
Date: December 13, 2016
Risk Connectivity Interactive Infographic
StrategicRISK surveyed more than 200 risk and insurance managers across Asia-Pacific about risk connectivity and developed an interactive infographic to illustrate the results.
Author:  StrategicRISK
Date: December 13, 2016
Year in Risk 2016
A review of some of the most important risk events of the year can help risk professionals guide their organizations toward future success.
Author:  Morgan O'Rourke
Date: December 1, 2016
The Rise of Ransomware
Ransomware attacks have quadrupled in 2016, and many industries are seeing a significant uptick in hacking and malware attacks.
Author:  Hilary Tuttle
Date: December 1, 2016
Category: Cyber Risk, Emerging Risks, Research
Keywords: data breach, cyber risk, Beazley, Ransomware
Type: Article
Members Only? No
The Ins and Outs of Cyber Extortion Insurance Coverage
As cyber extortion becomes common, companies must familiarize themselves with policy terms in order to maximize key cyber coverage.
Author:  James S. Carter
Date: December 1, 2016
Category: Cyber Risk, Emerging Risks, Insurance
Keywords: insurance, Extortion, cyber risk, Ransomware
Type: Article
Members Only? No
Filling the Cybersecurity Gap
As cyberrisks proliferate, the shortage of trained information security talent must be addressed.
Author:  Wesley W. Simpson
Date: December 1, 2016
Technology-Sharing Is Critical in Preventing Fraud
The rapid growth of fraud-related activity reinforces the need for aggressive prevention strategies and new technology to prepare for emerging threats.
Author:  Adam Fingersh
Date: November 14, 2016
The Persistence of Paradoxical Password Problems
Password security has never been more important, yet many people have still not adjusted their behavior accordingly.
Author:  Morgan O'Rourke
Date: November 1, 2016
Category: Cyber Risk, Research
Keywords: Hacking, Cyber, Passwords, Security, Security, LastPass
Type: Article
Members Only? No