Cloud vendors have responsibility to comply with POPI Act
Companies must ensure third-party service providers adhere to the requirements of the POPI Act, says global privacy business expert Russell Opland.
Practical solutions for managing third-party risk
Make sure you know how third-parties could expose your business, advises a data specialist ahead of ITWeb's GRC event.
Three major sponsors on board for ITWeb Governance, Risk & Compliance 2021
Mimecast has come on board as a platinum sponsor, and Obsidian Systems in partnership with Chef, and SAP Concur as silver sponsors of the event, to be held virtually on 11 February.
Social engineering attacks become more complex, advanced
Despite being one of the oldest hacking methods, social engineering has been used successfully for many years without any “lessons learnt by the victims”.
POPIA will put data privacy front and centre
As the POPIA enforcement date edges closer, ill-prepared firms should start taking steps towards adopting proactive compliance, says Absa’s Zaheera Ahmed.
Failure to adopt emerging tech a key governance risk
Not adopting new technologies could prove riskier than adopting them, says Tichaona Zororo, director at EGIT | Enterprise Governance of IT.
ITWeb Governance, Risk and Compliance 2020 doubles up on half-day workshops
ITWeb Governance, Risk & Compliance 2020 will hold two workshops: "Auditing the IT processes in the digital age" and "Business resilience and continuity management".
Registration opens for ITWeb Governance, Risk & Compliance 2020
Registration is now open for ITWeb’s 10th annual Governance, Risk and Compliance conference, to be held on 25 and 26 February 2020 at The Forum in Bryanston, says Angela Mace, CRM and events director at ITWeb.
Tech innovations require good governance
Firms that use revolutionary technologies take on the greatest risks, and should know how to mitigate these, says Capitec's Isabella Hofmeyr-Pretorius.
Curbing social media risks requires foresight
Companies should implement social media training programmes to stop reputational risks posed by staff online, says privacyconsulting's Russell Nel.
Companies face bigger risks than cyber security threat
An IT-focused GRC framework within an organisation will mitigate risk and avoid business disruption, says Standard Bank's Graham Blain.