Day Two Keynote Announced for 2020 Continuity Insights Management Conference

Continuity Insights is excited to announce that Danny Spriggs, Vice President Global Security and Safety for the Associated Press (AP), will keynote day two of the 2020 Continuity Insights Management Conference scheduled for April 20-22 at the Hyatt Regency Hill Country Resort, San Antonio, TX. During his keynote address, “The Protection

Security Experts Predict Top Cyber Threats for 2020

Most of us have settled into the first quarter of a new year, putting 2019 in our rearview mirrow. But that doesn’t mean we shouldn’t review the top cybersecurity predictions for 2020. A good place to start is assessing what took place last year. The editors from the SoS Daily News

Using Enterprise Security Risk Management to Help Your Security Program

Rothstein Publishing is offering Business Continuity professionals a free chapter – How Can Enterprise Security Risk Management Help YOUR Security Program? – from Brian J. Allen, Esq. and Rachelle Loyear’s breakthrough book, Enterprise Security Risk Management: Concepts and Applications. As a security professional, have you found that you and others in

Witt O’Brien’s Launches New Brand Identity and Website

Crisis and emergency management specialist Witt O’Brien’s has announced a redesigned brand identity and website that offer visitors richer insight into the organization’s broad services and team of experienced crisis experts. While the Witt O’Brien’s name remains the same, the new brand identity, logo and website have changed significantly, bringing added

NIST Offers Guidelines for Businesses Defending Against Ransomware Attacks

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has published draft guidelines providing businesses with ways to defend against debilitating ransomware attacks. The two draft practice guidelines to help firms create strategies to protect data in the event of an cyberattack. Ransomware attacks, which involve an individual or group locking a network and

Everbridge Launches Coronavirus Risk Data Enhancement for Critical Event Management

Critical event management provider Everbridge has introduced a new specialized risk intelligence package to assist organizations with managing the impact of the coronavirus on their people, assets, customers, facilities, supply chains, and brand. The new data feed works directly with the company’s CEM platform and complements a series of other actions

BC Pros Should Be Aware of Emerging Issues

It seems as if almost every day, new issues emerge to test the plans and preparedness of business continuity professionals across the world. New, perpetually evolving technology, cyberattacks, natural disasters, and a global economy all present new risks. And it’s up to BC pros to prepare for them. This can

Coronavirus Preparedness Resource Kit

Agility Recovery is providing free educational resources to help organizations keep their workforce trained and safe including a Coronavirus Preparedness Resource Kit to learn about the immediate steps to take when preparing for a viral outbreak. China’s coronavirus outbreak has developed into not only a global health crisis, but coronavirus preparedness