Reasonable Threat Intelligence

Managed Service Providers Under Attack In the past month, a Managed Service Provider (MSP), or what many registered investment advisers might utilize as their outsourced IT Provider, was breached, exposing up to 2000 user endpoints to issues of disruption and perhaps worse.  The IT Vendor was subsequently urged to pay ransom of [...]

Information Governance Part 2: WHY You Need A Program

11 Key Reasons To Develop a Governance Plan For much of the Information Age, allowing information (even after its business function is fulfilled and there is no other obligation to keep it) to accumulate was relatively risk-free since storage devices were so cheap. But recently, three important developments have changed all this: [...]

By |2018-01-20T11:21:38-04:00December 1st, 2015|Governance, Information Security|0 Comments

3 Principles of Governance

Three Simple Principles of Governance in Financial Services The word governance comes from the Greek word kubernan, which means “to steer a ship.”  This definition applies to what governance is: a methodology of successfully steering a company through waters that are oftentimes rough. Successful seafaring relies on 3 simple principles: Any activity that is [...]

By |2018-01-22T11:43:43-04:00August 18th, 2015|Governance|0 Comments