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Top 10 Technical & Legal Cyber Security Issues amid COVID-19

Billy Gouveia, Oliver Price 24 April 2020
24 April 2020    Billy Gouveia, Oliver Price

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On 8 April 2020, S-RM’s Billy Gouveia and Oliver Price partnered with internal law firm Osborne Clarke to discuss the top 10 most pressing issues when it comes to the technical and legal cyber security risks amid COVID-19.

COVID-19 Security Risk

In this webinar, S-RM and Osborne Clarke provide answers to the following questions:

 

Technical riskS

  1. How have cyber attackers sought to take advantage of the COVID-19 pandemic?
  2. How secure are the devices that employees are using to work from home?
  3. How prepared are IT teams to deploy remote access systems?
  4. How will incident response be managed technically with a completely remote workforce?
  5. How can incident response be practiced remotely?

    LEGAL CONSIDERATIONS

  6. How should companies be exercising oversight on their staff in relation to the heightened cyber risks?
  7. What actions should companies take vis-à-vis their suppliers and contractors to minimise cyber risks?
  8. Do any crisis plans and policies need to be amended?
  9. How will the crisis team communicate and share documents without compromising confidentiality or legal privilege?
  10. Will the approach of the European regulators be any different during the COVID-19 crisis?

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COVID-19-Risks

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Billy Gouveia
Billy Gouveia Senior Managing Director, US Email Billy
Oliver Price
Oliver Price Director, UK Email Oliver

CYBER INCIDENT RESPONSE: PERSPECTIVES FROM INSIDE THE RISK ECOSYSTEM

In our latest report, we examine a cyber incident from the perspective of several key stakeholders.

Download the report