Tax Season Scams

Tax Season Scams

by Eric Krell | April 13, 2022 | Banking and Financial Services, Industry Verticals, Third Party Risk Management

As tax season comes to a welcome close (file your returns – or an extension -- by April 18!), a recent spike in phishing attacks camouflaged as official IRS emails reminds us that basic cyber-hygiene, like fundamental third party risk management (TPRM) practices, remain pivotal even when tax-filin ....

What HIPAA Misses: Healthcare’s Patient Privacy Issue

What HIPAA Misses: Healthcare’s Patient Privacy Issue

by Kristen Hicks | April 12, 2022 | Data & Cybersecurity, Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), Healthcare, Industry Verticals

Data privacy is a fraught subject in any industry. But in healthcare, the stakes are especially high. Many consumers have made (at least some degree of) peace with trading personal data for the convenience of entertainment offered by their favorite apps. But people aren’t necessarily willing to ma ....

Current and Evolving Cyber Supply Chain Risks

Current and Evolving Cyber & Supply Chain Risks

by Mark Rudio | March 31, 2022 | Supply Chain

In a recent Fireside Chat presented by Shared Assessments Committees’ Leadership on “Current and Evolving Cyber & Supply Chain Risks,” conversation topics included Conti, CISA, the geopolitics of SWIFT payments, chip shortages, and how the war in Ukraine might influence China’s actions t ....

ProActive

Supply Chain Proactiveness

by Eric Krell | January 20, 2022 | Industry Verticals, Supply Chain

Toyota’s motto, “Let’s Go Places,” suits a company that specializes in reliably getting customers from point A to point B. Thanks to a highly proactive approach to managing supply chain complexity, Toyota has arrived at an impressive place: The company recently surpassed General Motors as ....

Proactive Governance in the Supply Chain

Proactive Governance in the Supply Chain

by John Bree, Gary Roboff, Mark Rudio | December 21, 2021 | Supply Chain

Answer the following questions as if your company's future depends on it -- because it does: Does your third-party risk management team understand the incremental risks associated with an increasingly complex supply chain? Does your team express that understanding in quantifiable terms? W ....

Effects Of Third Party Risks On Holiday Traditions

Oh, Christmas Tree: How Risk Impacts Holiday Traditions

by Charlie Miller | December 1, 2021 | Supply Chain

This time of year, in homes around the world, it’s a familiar sight: the fir tree festooned with lights, ornaments, and other decorations. Not everyone celebrates Christmas and not everyone who does partake in the tradition. But for the millions of households that do, the winter season doesn’t f ....

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