Member Spotlight: Tae Kim

This month’s member spotlight, Tae Kim of Albertsons Companies, has an impressive resume of cybersecurity experience, despite not starting his career in the cybersecurity field. In 2006, Tae was working for the United States government when he was asked to be a senior cyber intelligence analyst. Prior to this, he had been primarily involved in…

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What are Double and Triple Extortion Ransomware Attacks

The last few years have seen a dramatic rise in high-profile ransomware cases, leading CISOs to bump ransomware planning to the top of their list of initiatives. However, just as companies have adapted to guard against this threat, ransomware gangs have adapted in turn, employing additional layers of extortion focused on exposing customer data. A…

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Analyzing the Cybersecurity Hygiene of Ransomware Victims

Any company operating a modern information technology environment can fall victim to system-encrypting ransomware. But not every company has fallen victim. Do companies that experience an operations-impacting ransomware event have poor cybersecurity hygiene? Or is the quality of cybersecurity hygiene not a factor in the frequency of ransomware events? To answer these questions, RiskRecon analyzed…

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Balancing Act: Tackling the Top E-Commerce Fraud Challenges

The surge in online activity in recent years has led to a corresponding explosion in online fraud – a 140% increase in the volume of fraud attacks in 2021 compared to pre-COVID. Even enterprises with strong fraud prevention programs now struggle to confidently distinguish real consumers from cybercriminals. Confidence in the customer-vs-criminal question and the…

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How To Reduce Your Cyber Insurance Premium

The prospect of loss motivates us to take precautions to reduce the impact an incident will have. It’s why we have insurance for nearly every aspect of our lives, from health insurance to renter’s insurance to a prenuptial agreement. But, even if you do everything right, something could still go wrong. For retail and hospitality…

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