Recent North America news, articles and information

Immutable storage subversion attacks can present a severe threat to backup data says Asigra 30 October 2020
New research finds aggressive US growth in ransomware, reductions elsewhere 30 October 2020
The Business Continuity Coalition launches in the US to lobby government 30 October 2020
2020 Trustwave Data Security Index report finds that perceived threats do not match actual incidents  27 October 2020
Experts team up to develop supply chain resilience stress testing using digital twins 27 October 2020
SIFMA leads securities industry business continuity test in the US 27 October 2020
Assurance, Avalution and Clearview combine as Castellan Solutions 26 October 2020
RIMS report looks at why organizations are moving from ERM to strategic risk management 20 October 2020
BCI releases final shortlist for the 2020 Global Awards 20 October 2020
Gartner says organizations should use ‘composability’ to be resilient and agile during uncertainty 20 October 2020
Addressing the risks related to unstructured data through the use of object stores 15 October 2020
NIST publishes guide to integrating cyber security and enterprise risk management 15 October 2020
59 percent of financial services companies suffered application downtime as a result of a DNS attack over the past year 14 October 2020
In a remote work world, it’s time to move past VPN 13 October 2020
HA protection for SQL Server critical applications: the human factor 13 October 2020
Roundup of September’s natural disasters 12 October 2020
DHS Homeland Threat Assessment highlights key risks 12 October 2020
Non-native disaster recovery and backup solutions adversely affect RTOs and RPOs for container-based applications 01 October 2020
Agility Recovery acquires Recovery Solutions, a BC provider for banks and financial institutions 01 October 2020
2020 Travelers Risk Index finds fewer US companies are taking steps to mitigate cyber threats 01 October 2020


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