Tag Archives: Risk Management

Human Factors in Information Security Culture

Nowadays, organizations collect, transmit, and use data to perform a variety of business-related functions. The proliferation of data makes organizations targets for cyber criminals. This threat has resulted in large investments in secure data storage, networks, and cyber-defense systems. In spite of these investments, cybercrime is still very prevalent with massive breaches being reported almost …

Cybersecurity in Hospitals

Hospitals have hundreds—even thousands—of workers using countless electronic devices that are vulnerable to security breaches, data thefts and ransomware attacks. Health care data breaches are a growing threat to the health care industry, causing data loss and monetary theft but also attack on medical devices and infrastructure. Hospital data security breaches in particular have the potential to …

CAFC Bulletin: fraude au président / courriels d’affaires compromis | BEC Scams

Arnaque de l’enquêteur bancaire Le Centre antifraude du Canada produit des bulletins régulièrement pour aider les Canadiens à mieux se protéger contre la fraude. Que sont les courriels d’affaires compromis? Le courriel d’affaires compromis, aussi appelé fraude au président, fraude par virement bancaire ou arnaque des dirigeants d’entreprise, il s’agit d’une ruse complexe qui trompe une entreprise …

Réponse aux incidents dans le secteur financier équatorien

Le secteur financier est un composant essentiel de l’infrastructure critique et économique d’un pays. C’est aussi un secteur souvent ciblé par les cyberattaques, et ce, avec succès. Les pays développés mettent beaucoup de ressources pour prévenir et contrecarrer ces attaques, mais cela est moins le cas pour les pays en voie de développement, car ces …

Every Honest Mistake Makes the infoSec Community Stronger

A recent podcast from risky business (www.risky.biz) had a very interesting interview with Stephen Morse, formerly the staff vice president of cybersecurity analytics at Anthem.  You might remember that Anthem were the target of a state-sponsored attack back in 2015.  The interview is well worth listening, particularly for those charged with security in a large …

CAFC Financial Crime Trend Bulletin: Card-Not-Present (CNP)

The Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre produces regular bulletins to help Canadians to better protect themselves against fraud.   This bulletin was prepared to provide awareness on Card-Not-Present (CNP) Fraud, which continues to target Canadian businesses. It depicts the trends and patterns associated to the fraud, as well as warning signs to prevent victimization. Overview CNP Fraud …