CYBERSECURITY
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The dark heart of banks’ digital transformation

The dark heart of banks’ digital transformation

May 04, 2018
By SIMON BRADY

Banks already have the largest attack surfaces and face the widest range of attackers and attack types of any businesses. Now with their strategies dependent on rapid digital transformation, they are exposing themselves to a potentially existential threat on an ever-expanding cyber battlefield.

Banks lead the fight against cyber risk

Banks lead the fight against cyber risk

May 04, 2018
By SIMON BRADY

Risk management is in banks’ DNA. They have some of the largest cyber-risk management teams and budgets around – and senior management is taking the threat seriously. But are the banks secure? Can they drive cybersecurity down the supply chain?

Cybersecurity risk: It’s third parties, cry if you want to...

Cybersecurity risk: It’s third parties, cry if you want to...

May 04, 2018
By SIMON BRADY

With the most complex of supply chains, banks face an almost impossible task in dealing with third-party cybersecurity risk. But one group of counterparties poses a particular problem – law firms that have been slow to react to cyber crime

Cybersecurity: A different kind of banker

Cybersecurity: A different kind of banker

May 04, 2018
By SIMON BRADY

The cybersecurity challenge has forced banks to hire a new breed of professional, often from national security services. But cultural issues can make staffing a cyber team difficult

Investors grapple with cyber risk

Investors grapple with cyber risk

May 04, 2018
By ANDREW CAPON

Fund managers understand that cybersecurity is one of the biggest threats to banks. They don’t yet have the tools to properly assess it. But if the data drought were to end, cyber-strategies could become an integral part of their investment decisions