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RSM highlights skills gap as FCA figures show increased cyber risk to financial services
Sheila Pancholi

18 May 2021

Figures obtained by RSM under a Freedom of Information request demonstrate a 28 per cent rise in cyber-attacks reported to the FCA by financial services companies last year.

Over half of businesses are without cyber-security insurance as threat levels increase
Sheila Pancholi

21 April 2021

New research has revealed the extent to which middle-market businesses are exposed to cyber-attacks in the UK with 56 per cent of businesses operating without any form of cyber-security insurance. This is despite one in five companies reporting an attack in the last 12 months and the likelihood of a continued surge in cyber-attacks in the coming months, and beyond.

The threats posed by Microsoft Exchange Server vulnerabilities
Richard Curtis

16 April 2021

A recent cyber attack has highlighted vulnerabilities in Microsoft Exchange servers. We take a look at what happened and why organisations need to be mindful of Microsoft Exchange security.

RSM warns of ‘cybercrime epidemic’ as Black Friday looms
Sheila Pancholi

25 November 2020

RSM has warned of a potential wave of cybercrime over the coming days on a scale not seen before. The leading audit, tax and consulting firm predicts cybercrime could increase by as much as 50 per cent, as lockdown coupled with Christmas shopping creates a perfect storm for cybercrime.

Why cybercrime is increasing – and how to stay secure
Steven Snaith

11 September 2020

Cybercrime is nothing new, but increased levels of connectivity, remote working, reliance on technology, and automation means the risk of attack is rising rapidly. In this article, we look at the common types of cybercrime and how you can protect your business against them.

Microsoft supplier privacy and assurance standards
Sheila Pancholi

17 March 2020

If you plan to provide services or products to Microsoft, you will need to complete a Supplier Security and Privacy Assurance (SSPA) Data Protection Requirements (DPR) assessment. Find out how we can help.

Beware electronic infection: cybercriminals maximising on coronavirus
Sheila Pancholi

12 March 2020

Cybercriminals appear to be taking the opportunity to manipulate and scam people during this time of coronavirus uncertainty. Businesses must remain vigilant and take the appropriate steps to defend their businesses and staff.

Coronavirus: Your technology considerations
Sheila Pancholi

12 March 2020

As more people work from home due to coronavirus and need to rely on technology to assist in communications organisations need to ensure their IT infrastructure can cope. We have included some key considerations for organisations to cover.

Pension scheme member communications
Sheila Pancholi

16 July 2019

Listen to our webinar on how reviewing your communications strategy objectives and processes will add significant value and mitigate continually evolving and wide-ranging risks.

Tackling global risk
Sheila Pancholi

23 June 2019

A lack of preparation and due diligence can have a huge impact on any business, and having a firm grasp on technological advances is crucial. Use this section to understand the risk associated with international expansion and the key considerations needed to overcome these.