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The management of information related risks

Information is both a risk and a critical resource when it comes to thinking about Business Continuity Management. A number of high profile data breaches have taken place recently that have hit the world’s media. They have occurred in many regions of the world and impacted millions of people. They involved public and private sector organisations and they resulted from accidents and losses as well as cyber attacks and security breaches. Less publicised and more numerous events seem to take place with regularity. They can involve information sources as diverse as hard copy files, electronic files, old hard discs, emails, text messages, x-rays, filing cabinets full of material and even the drives in photocopiers. In Europe organisations can be fined for such breaches and their names published on official websites, adding an additional cost of reputational damage to the pain felt. Also without accurate and up to date information it is nearly impossible to recover systems and processes quickly enough, something organisation and their customers have experienced in the recent past. Ask anyone in the UK and Ireland who couldn’t access their bank account a year or so ago how that impacted them and you will get an indication of the issue. These and other concerns surrounding the management of information related risks, including mitigation, and the use of information in recovery planning will be discussed at this webinar.
Recorded May 27 2014 57 mins
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