NETconsent's Talking Points explore current thinking on a wide range of topics that relate to governance, policy compliance and risk management. Usually only one or two pages long, they are designed in a summary format for senior managers to find out about key issues and supporting statistical evidence.
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Managing the Human Factor in Risk

Delivering real cost savings through automation Human error is the biggest problem facing any organisation’s information security management.  Although often unintentional, data security breaches can nonetheless expose an organisation to catastrophic financial and reputational damage.  The 2015 Information Security Breaches Survey indicates that 75% of large organisations have suffered staff related security breaches and 72% of companies reported staff related breaches where the security policy was poorly understood.
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Simplifying FCA Compliance

Delivering real cost savings through automation The biggest challenge for many organisations regulated by the FCA is providing evidence that the business is taking its responsibilities seriously. As the 2015 Information Security Breaches Survey proves, staff still play an unacceptably high role in security breaches, with 75% of large organisations declaring that they had suffered staff-related security breaches.
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