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Is It Really All About Culture?

Is It Really All About Culture?

For the last several years, practitioners and consultants have been talking about culture as it relates to risk, compliance and ethics.  Two new pieces reinforce my view that culture is not just about risk, compliance, and ethics. There are many, many dimensions and sometimes they may actually conflict.

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EFail Vulnerability Underscores Need For Email Encryption

EFail Vulnerability Underscores Need For Email Encryption

Over the past week, European digital security researchers published a paper  which uncovered a new vulnerability in a widely used form of email encryption. The vulnerability lets hackers insert malicious codes into intercepted emails, giving them access to the entire inbox of a given target.

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Keep Company Secrets Safe With a Strong Publishing Process

Keep Company Secrets Safe With a Strong Publishing Process

Early in the morning on April 12, Pebblebrook Hotel Trust inadvertently posted an initial working draft of a document relating to its first quarter 2018 financial and operating results on its website. Pebblebrook quickly discovered what had happened and removed the document. However, as the company confessed in a press release it released about the event,

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