Protecting Your Digital Supply Chain – Three Tips

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Protecting Your Digital Supply Chain – Three Tips

by Nasser Fattah | July 21, 2021 | Cybersecurity

In his 2001 book From Analogue to Digital Supply Chains Tony Hines coined the term “digital supply chain” to explain the electronic distribution of goods or services that had previously been supplied in physical form.  The digital delivery of media including movies (Netflix), books (Kindles), a ....

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Ransomware and TPRM: Steps You Can Take Now

by Sabine Zimmer | July 13, 2021 | Cyberattacks, Cybersecurity, Data & Cybersecurity

Ransomware attacks are dominating headlines. Solar Winds, JBS, Colonial Pipeline, and Kaseya VSA are household names not because of the products or services these organizations offer, but because of notorious cyberattacks against these organizations. Publicity aside, the $20 billion sum the world sp ....


Establishing a Third Party Vulnerability Campaign – Webinar Overview

by Sabine Zimmer | February 16, 2021 | Cybersecurity, Data & Cybersecurity

In the wake of the Solarwinds attack, Tom Garrubba, Vice President and CISO, Shared Assessments led an expert panel discussion on establishing third party vulnerability campaigns. Speakers included: Frank Roppelt - Senior Manager, Security Policy and Vendor Risk at TD Ameritrade Rocco Grillo ....

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What SolarWinds Means for IT Operational Due Diligence

by Tom Garrubba | January 22, 2021 | Cyberattacks, Cybersecurity, Data & Cybersecurity

As SolarWinds continues to be – and rightly so - a major discussion topic in cyber risk circles, I have noticed more conversation regarding the execution of the attack and less discussion as to what appears to be a lack of cyber hygiene at the infected organizations. This may be a bit of a bold st ....


How the Grinch Stole Christmas: SolarWinds and the Immediate Effect on Your Third Parties

by Tom Garrubba | December 21, 2020 | Cyberattacks, Cybersecurity, Cyberwarfare, Data & Cybersecurity

Just when you could not wait to get through 2020 another big headache (perhaps “migraine” is more appropriate) hit the world, only this time in cyberspace. The cyber risk world was rocked recently with the news of a very sophisticated attack on SolarWinds, a much-used software provider to help b ....

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Cyber Attacks: Better Vendor Risk Management Practices in 2021

by Joe Maguire | December 18, 2020 | Business Continuity, Cyberattacks, Cybersecurity, Data & Cybersecurity, Supply Chain

Recent Cyber Attacks Highlight Importance of Proactive and Preventive Measures to Counter Intrusions Through Your Supply Chain The Recent State Attack On US Companies and Government Agencies In what has been called one of the most sophisticated cyber attacks in recent history, attackers linked to ....

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