Risk News

12/14/2017
The Year That Tech's Giants Learned to Take Responsibility
"This was a terrible year for the tech industry."
Annie's take:

A good reprise of the year.
12/14/2017
Busting the Myths About Artificial Intelligence
"How do New York Times journalists see technology in their jobs and in their personal lives?"
Annie's take:

Incisive Q&A.
12/11/2017
Find Your Voice and Make Change
"Holiday branding began well over two months ago, but I am only now getting into the swing of things, and many of the rituals date from my childhood."
Annie's take:

I am pleased to present this issue of ASA News & Notes, which features a new research note by Kyle Donovan that looks at one of the biggest players in the Internet of Things space.
12/8/2017
The Cryptocurrency Crackdown
"Bitcoin value reached a new high this week, topping $12,000 for the first time, but otherwise cryptocurrencies have not been enjoying a banner PR season."
Annie's take:

The SEC is cracking down!
12/6/2017
U.K. Banks Aren't Telling Regulators About All Cyber Attacks
"U.K. banks still aren’t telling regulators about all the cyber attacks on the financial services industry despite a ten-fold increase in reports to the Financial Conduct Authority over the last four years."
Annie's take:

Are we really surprised about this?
12/4/2017
Fake news and botnets: how Russia weaponised the web
"It began at exactly 10pm on 26 April, 2007, when a Russian-speaking mob began rioting in the streets of Tallinn, the capital city of Estonia, killing one person and wounding dozens of others.:
Annie's take:

There's so much we don't know yet.
12/1/2017
Lawsuits Pile Up on Uber
"It's been quite a week for Uber as the lawsuits from its recent high-profile breach keep on coming. The popular ride-hailing company has been under fire ever since it was disclosed that the company took more than a year to notify consumers of a breach, after which it allegedly paid hackers $100,000 to keep the attack quiet."
Annie's take:

Uber has become an organic case study for those of us in the risk management profession.