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Chief audit executives identify IT Governance as top risk for 2021

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The FINANCIAL — COVID-19 has reorganized the risk landscape for chief audit executives (CAEs), as CAEs have listed IT governance as the top risk for 2021, according to Gartner, Inc. Analysts said the pandemic is giving rise to new sets of risks while exacerbating long-standing vulnerabilities. Gartner conducted interviews and surveys from across its global network of client organizations to identify the top 12 risks, or “Audit Plan Hot Spots,” facing boards, audit committees and executives entering 2021 (see Figure 1). The Audit Plan Hot Spots Report revealed that IT governance is displacing data governance, which was the top entry for 2020…

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Chief audit executives identify IT Governance as top risk for 2021

5 mins read

The FINANCIAL — COVID-19 has reorganized the risk landscape for chief audit executives (CAEs), as CAEs have listed IT governance as the top risk for 2021, according to Gartner, Inc. Analysts said the pandemic is giving rise to new sets of risks while exacerbating long-standing vulnerabilities. Gartner conducted interviews and surveys from across its global…

BlackBerry achieves NSA approval for BlackBerry UEM

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The FINANCIAL — BlackBerry Limited announced that its BlackBerry® Unified Endpoint Manager (UEM) software has achieved National Security Agency (NSA) Commercial Solutions for Classified Program (CSfC) approval.  The NSA protects the United States’ most critical information and systems against cyberattacks.  The CSfC is an important part of the NSA’s strategy, ensuring that the U.S. government can leverage the…

7 ways the EU keeps you safe online

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The FINANCIAL — Did you know that hackers attack an average of 2,244 times a day globally, causing damage to the economy and hurting businesses? They can even have an impact on our personal lives! Phishing, hacking, data leaks and other cyber threats are among the biggest global risks of the decade after climate change (WEF). This is…

Nokia’s report warns of rising cyberattacks on internet-connected devices

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The FINANCIAL — Cyberattacks on internet-connected devices continue to rise at an alarming rate due to poor security protections and cybercriminals use of automated tools to exploit these vulnerabilities, according to the latest Nokia Threat Intelligence Report. The report found that Internet-connected, or IoT, devices now make up roughly 33% of infected devices, up from…