Tag: risk management
Mancini's Law Says: Information Chaos Has Consequences
Without intervention, information chaos will threaten the viability of our systems. The ransomware attacks are one of the visible consequences.
World Backup Day: Data Backup Is a Key Element of Digital Transformation
On this World Backup Day, we explore how data backups are key to good business and digital transformation.
How Effective Process Management Can Reduce Business Risk
There is a close link between business processes and risk levels. Learn how to manage the former to reduce the latter.
What Is Wrong With a Typical Risk Register?
How can the risk register be improved?
Continuous Monitoring: The New DevOps Trend
Continuous monitoring can be traced back to traditional business auditing practices. However, it goes further than the audits most companies are used to.
Why You Need a Plan for Content Security in Microsoft 365
Microsoft 365 has a ton of great applications, all with their own security implications.
Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark: Bring Dark Data Into the Light
Finding and managing the dark data you don’t know about is a big project, but is worth the effort.
A Simple Risk-Driven Decision Technique
A process I learned in my youth
Collaboration & Productivity
Striking the Security and Enterprise Collaboration Balancing Act
Organizations need solutions, processes and cultures that foster an ongoing dedication to information security without getting in the way of productivity.
Even the Best Laid Plans Forget This Security Gap
The risks and potential liability of ineffective data destruction at end of life are too high for organizations to risk.
The Risks and Consequences of Information Mismanagement
In so many cases, information mismanagement isn't a failure of technology so much as a failure of management to understand and take the necessary action.
Securing Sensitive Information in the Cloud Comes Down to Access Management
When it comes to data security, most organizations worry about external actors, when what they really should worry about is the threat from within.
Why Taking on More Strategic Risk Can Be Fuel for Growth
Risk doesn't have to be scary or negative. Instead you should view it as fuel for growth.
How Do You Make Decisions?
How can we, the "risk" managers, help leaders make informed and intelligent decisions that consider all the things that might happen?
How Will Risk Management Change as We Emerge From This Crisis?
Even before the crisis, few in executive management believed their risk management programs were helping them run the organization for success.
How to Get Started Managing Risk in the Cloud
While it's impossible to completely eliminate risk, here are four actionable solutions for mitigating your organizational risk in the cloud.