Technology risk management

August 2016  |  SPECIAL REPORT: TECHNOLOGY RISK MANAGEMENT

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August 2016 Issue

August 2016 Issue


In today’s business world, the technology that organisations have at their disposal can give them tremendous advantages. However, along with substantial benefits comes the almost inevitable downside – with cyber risks and security issues posed by the Internet of Things (IoT) among the chief concerns. This means that for most organisations, effectively managing the technology risks they face needs to be a business priority. And, when placed in the context of a tighter regulatory technology risk landscape, it follows that it is now more critical than ever for financial institutions to improve their oversight of technology risk management.

FORUM: Using technology and Big Data to tackle fraud and money laundering

FW moderates a discussion on using technology and Big Data to tackle fraud and money laundering between Raghunath Nambiar at Cisco, Karim Rajwani at Deutsche Bank, Kate Robu at McKinsey & Company, and Matthias Oberlinner at Siemens AG.

Cyber crime is a serious strategic risk: prevention deserves the highest priority

CoreStream The threat of cyber crime continues to evolve and grow, as criminals adapt to new security measures and take advantage of changes to our online behaviour. The only constant appears to be our vulnerability...

Cyber security a major issue for Australian corporates in 2016

Ashurst Australia With serious data breach notification legislation expected later this year, and increasing reports of cyber attacks, there is a real focus in Australia on cyber security. This article focuses on key risks and mitigation strategies...

EU General Data Protection Regulation: key issues for your compliance game plan

Jones Day In April 2016, after lengthy negotiations, the European Union finally adopted a major piece of legislation for the processing of personal data: the EU General Data Protection Regulation no. 2016/679 (GDPR). The GDPR...

Big Data and smart technologies after the EU General Data Protection Regulation

Castrén & Snellman Collecting and storing enormous quantities of data from various sources and purchasing it from other operators are definitely not new inventions. For the past two years, the Internet of Things (IoT) has been on the highest...

Managing social media risks

DLA Piper LLP (US) Social media has become one of the most important tools for companies to reach their customers, communicate with the public and promote their products and services. The massive social reach of social media is undeniable...

Finally there is a hope for computer and software patent owners in the US

Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP Software patents are not completely dead but they are on life support, and computer related patents may not be in much better shape. That is how computer and software patent owners in the United States felt...

Q&A: Effective social media governance and risk management

FW moderates a discussion on effective social media governance and risk management between Jon Lovell at Ashurst, Scott W. Pink at DLA Piper LLP, and Carla Arrieta at Roche Diabetes Care Spain.


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