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BEC attacks: a low profile but increasingly damaging risk

In 2018, the costs of Business Email Compromise (BEC) attacks passed the $1 billion mark, doubling from the prior year. Crane Hassold looks at the issue and highlights the measures that organizations can take to reduce the risk of becoming a victim of a successful BEC attack.

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Most ERM frameworks don't factor in reputation…

In an article on the Airmic website, Kasper Nielsen, chief strategy officer at the Reputation Institute, says that most organizations still don't understand how to manage their reputation.

"The problem with some ERM frameworks," says Kasper Nielsen, "is that they are two dimensional, focusing only on cost and likelihood.

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First ever guidelines on public risk management published

Underwriters Laboratories (UL), a global safety science leader, has announced the publication of ‘CAN/UL 2984, Management of Public Risks – Principles and Guidelines’. This first edition document is intended to provide guidance to organizations accountable for the management of public risk

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