The Amazon Web Services outage: business continuity implications and actions

The Amazon Web Services outage: business continuity implications and actionsFollowing the recent long-running outage at Amazon Web Services Continuity Central conducted a reader-survey to ascertain the level of impact and whether it will result in business continuity professionals reviewing their business continuity plans. The survey also sought to capture the lessons that can be learned from the outage. This article provides a summary of the results…

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Many organizations are struggling to manage mobile working risks

Jon FieldingA new survey has identified mobile working as a major area of risk, with many companies uncertain about how to enforce adequate security policies and having no viable strategies in place. Jon Fielding presents the results of the survey and draws out some lessons.

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A weak information security culture means your organization is vulnerable

Chantelle van WykOrganizations normally understand that employees are key to improving information security, but often focus on awareness of policies and procedures. Chantelle van Wyk explains why this approach is ineffective and looks at what else organizations should be doing to strengthen the information security culture.

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Are business continuity and information security converging?

Are business continuity and information security converging?Is the increasing organizational focus on information security having an effect on the traditional demarcation lines between business continuity and information security management (ISM)? Continuity Central recently conducted an online survey to find out.

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