WEBINAR ANNOUNCEMENT: Navigating the cybersecurity challenges of an expanding digital ecosystem

WEBINAR ANNOUNCEMENT Navigating the cybersecurity challenges of an expanding digital ecosystem RiskXchange The leader in Third-Party Cyber Risk Management

In today’s climate, no organisation can achieve the ultimate cybersecurity protection in-silo. This element of your operations has become critical in the ever-expanding digital ecosystem. Attacks that threaten a single organisation do not stop there; these have the potential to spread to other organisations, especially partner enterprises, and may even affect the entire industry in a catastrophic turn of events. … Read More

The 3 Main Digital Supply Chain Risk Management Strategies to Consider

The 3 Main Digital Supply Chain Risk Management Strategies to Consider

RiskXchange provides a powerful AI-assisted, yet simple automated and centralised unique 360-degree cybersecurity risk rating management approach. Most businesses are always in the process of digital transformation – technology is updating, changing, and evolving daily so it is important to adapt with it. The “latest” challenge presents itself in the guise of cloud services which yield a great deal of … Read More

IT Cybersecurity Risk Assessment: A Step by Step Guide

IT Cybersecurity Risk Assessment A Step by Step Guide RiskXchange The leader in Third-Party Cyber Risk Management

Is your business prepared to deal with the cost of cybercrime? According to recent statistics, the average British data breach costs companies £3.11 million. A huge 48 per cent of British companies dealt with ransomware last year, too. These attacks can destroy companies. If you want to stay protected and keep your business alive, you need to run a cybersecurity risk … Read More

Understanding passive vs. active cyber attacks and their impact

Understanding passive vs. active cyber attacks and their impact RiskXchange The leader in Third-Party Cyber Risk Management

Even with the spate of technological innovations devoted to cybersecurity, we’re still seeing a greater rise in cyber attacks than we are seeing in defensive capabilities. Just last week, a UK-based data analytics agency, Polecat, was held ransom with an estimated 30TB of compromised business records. Investigations since then have revealed that a server owned by the company was exposing … Read More

5 Ways Data Breaches Affect Organisations

5 Ways Data Breaches Affect Organisations RiskXchange The leader in Third-Party Cyber Risk Management

RiskXchange can discover and continuously monitor the security posture of your organisation. Data breaches are becoming increasingly more common within businesses right around the world. Figures shows that around 28 percent of organisations are susceptible to data breaches, with one breach alone able to cause several million pounds worth of damage.  Exposure of sensitive data and personal customer records can result … Read More

What does DMARC do for Business Email Compromise?

What does DMARC do for Business Email Compromise RiskXchange The leader in Third-Party Cyber Risk Management

Email security is one of the main cybersecurity protection measures that businesses should adopt today in this fast-paced digital age. Spoofing and phishing not only causes loss of data or revenue for the individual concerned but can trickle right through an organisation causing millions of pounds worth of damage.  Business email compromise (BEC) is the act of enticing the business … Read More

What is a cyber security posture and how do you assess it?

What is a cyber security posture and how do you assess it RiskXchange The leader in Third-Party Cyber Risk Management

Definition of a cybersecurity posture Cybersecurity posture refers to the overall cybersecurity strength of an organisation. This posture reflects the security of an IT network, estate, or system, particularly relating to the internet and the defences in place to prevent an attack. How an organisation’s software and hardware are managed through controls, policies or procedures are the main basis of … Read More

What’s the difference? Information Security vs Cyber Security

Whats the difference Cybersecurity vs Information Security RiskXchange The leader in Third-Party Cyber Risk Management

People are often confused by the difference between cybersecurity and information security. Information security focuses on protecting the information, which includes confidentiality, integrity, and availability (CIA) of the information. While cybersecurity focuses on securing things that are vulnerable within information and communications technology.  Confusion arises because there is some overlap between information security vs cyber security. Most personal and business-related … Read More

What are cybersecurity ratings?

What are cybersecurity ratings RiskXchange The leader in Third-Party Cyber Risk Management

Why are cybersecurity ratings important? Just as credit ratings provide insight into financial stability of an entity, cybersecurity ratings provide insight into organisational cybersecurity health and practices to prevent data and security breaches. Cybersecurity ratings grade your security performance by how well information is protected within your network. It is extremely important, in today’s digital age, to protect your data … Read More