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Cyber Risk – Vandalism or Act of War? Board of Directors Should Ask – Could it happen here?

The recent hack of Sony’s systems and databases has elevated the cyber risk debate to the highest level.  President Obama has come down on the side of Cyber Vandalism as no American’s were killed by the attack.   567 more words

Board Governance

FTF News Video: What Keeps Raymond James’ Cybersecurity Chief Up at Night?

Andy Zolper, senior vice president and chief IT security officer at Raymond James Financial, tells FTF News about the potential threats that keep him up at night. 29 more words

Operational Risk

FTF News Video: AIG Official Foresees Benefits from Stress Tests

Op Risk veteran Lourenco Miranda speaks with FTF News about how firms can prepare for the stress tests, and the hidden benefits they might see after the process. 11 more words

Operational Risk

Global Alert: CSV import Date Misinterpretation Problem - Part 2

This is a very common and dangerous inaccuracy.
Big operational risk!

Check all your dates imports after reading this article.
Share it with your colleagues as well. 1,357 more words

Excel

Boston Private Bank’s Tim MacDonald on Op Risk and New Financial Products

Tim MacDonald, chief risk offcer (CRO) at Boston Private Bank, speaks with FTF News about why firms should be taking into consideration the potential operational risks of new financial products, especially in the early developmental phases. 43 more words

Operational Risk

FFIEC Releases Results of Its Cybersecurity Assessment

In early November, the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) released a report covering the results of a recent cybersecurity assessment conducted by its member agencies (FDIC, OCC, and Federal Reserve). 392 more words

Regulatory Compliance

Ebola Pandemic Planning – What Organizations Need to Know Now

Over the past 90 days, we’ve seen various organizations respond to the U.S. Ebola cases without any specific policies in place to guide them. When it comes to crisis management, the level of preparedness among national authorities and organizations varies greatly and many organizations are only starting to develop a comprehensive approach to crisis management. 298 more words

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