Are you an effective Cybersecurity/ I.T Manager?
CYBER SECURITY

Are you an effective Cybersecurity/ I.T Manager?

As organizations strive to ensure the Confidentiality, Integrity and Availability of their systems, they go out of their way to hire Cyber security professionals (I.T Manager) to help fast track the process. These professionals when hired most of the time forget the primary role of the business. It’s imperative that security professionals remember that they…

Cybersecurity BCP/DR Planning
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Cybersecurity BCP/DR Planning

The Institute of Forensics and ICT Security (IFIS) has been providing training to organizations in setting up an effective Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery plan (BCP/DR) as an overall coverage for contingency planning. Experience has shown that organizations do not include procedures for handling a BCP/DR training and those organizations that had these plans, they…

Lawyers’ vs Internal Auditors’: why lawyers are miles ahead in value addition? Part 2
CAREER MANAGEMENT

Lawyers’ vs Internal Auditors’: why lawyers are miles ahead in value addition? Part 2

Although Internal Auditors talk about value delivery, the value they deliver is not easily visible to management. Consider the following key areas of concerns: Information security assurance– this is one of the key things that keep most CEO’s awake at night. Few Internal Auditors have skills to conduct independent and thorough ICT security assessment and…

Top Risks for Banks
FRAUD MANAGEMENT

Top Risks for Banks

Enterprise risk management has become a widely talked-about topic across the industry by both bankers and regulators. As risk managers and bank executives work to keep pace with rapid innovation and increased regulatory pressure, there are so many Risks facing financial institutions. With examiners continuing to raise the bar for enterprise risk management, they have…

Combating Fraud in your Business.
FRAUD MANAGEMENT

Combating Fraud in your Business.

Employee fraud is a significant problem faced by organizations of all types, sizes, locations and industries. While we would all like to believe our employees are loyal and working for the benefit of the organization, there are still many reasons why your employees may commit fraud and several ways in which they might do it….

The Role of Board in Risk Management.
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The Role of Board in Risk Management.

In the past years, boards could rely on management to oversee and manage risk. But when the financial crisis hit in 2008 harsh economic times hit boards of directors and they came face to face with complex legal issues and failing businesses. The financial downfall was an abrupt wake-up call for boards of directors to…