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Migrated your business-critical software to the cloud?

Migrated your business-critical software to the cloud?

If you have moved your software to the cloud, it does not de-risk your dependence on third-party software vendors. Rather, with cloud hosted software the risks and dependencies are increased, and a little more complex.  We need to understand what these risks are in...
GBP56 million fine, and what it means for SA businesses

GBP56 million fine, and what it means for SA businesses

When the Risk Manager of RBS arrived at work, he couldn’t have known that at 3pm he would be plunged into the worst nightmare of his career. When a system’s upgrade went wrong, staff tried to return to the original system, which failed. He had a back-up of course, but...
Keep calm and manage your IT Risk

Keep calm and manage your IT Risk

“There is a joke doing the rounds about who was responsible for initiating your digital transformation, the CEO, CIO, CTO or COVID-19?” Today in Futurewave Business IT (23 April 2020) The reality is that suppliers of outsourced IT solutions represent...
Twitter Loses its Source Code

Twitter Loses its Source Code

A leak of sensitive source code poses a serious security risk, as it provides valuable information to hackers and malicious actors who may attempt to exploit vulnerabilities in the code. It is therefore important for companies like Twitter to take steps to secure...