Month: January 2022

Diligent Finds Cyberbreaches Due to Work-From-Home Have Cost Surveyed US Businesses $396 Million in the Last 18 Months – Business Wire


NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Diligent, the global leader in modern governance providing SaaS solutions across governance, risk, compliance and ESG, today announces new findings from a national survey of 450 senior finance and risk professionals in US-listed businesses. The results show that US businesses lost $396 million1 in 2021 largely…

Chapter 1, Part 2: All hands on deck in C-suite ransomware response – Compliance Week


By Aly McDevitt2022-01-31T13:00:00 Following the events that triggered a double extortion ransomware attack, the CEO of fictional private utility company Vulnerable Electric mobilizes her cyber incident response team to begin assessing the path forward to dealing with the cybercriminal(s). DISCLAIMER:  This case study depicts a fictional cyber incident based on real-life scenarios…