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Quality control and measurement of business continuity management systems: final survey results
business continuity quality control In 2013 Continuity Central conducted a survey to explore quality control methods that are being used within business continuity management systems. This survey has now been repeated to see how the trends in this area have changed.

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The 2014 Business Continuity Paper of the Year competition
Continuity Central is inviting entries for a competition which seeks to discover the best new business continuity articles and papers. A £500 or $800 prize will be presented to the winner.
If you doubted that information security was a business continuity issue consider a four letter word: Sony
The Sony attack shows how important it is for business continuity managers to get involved in information security.
Business Continuity Briefs
This issue includes:
• FSB survey finds that UK small businesses lack resilience plans
• PwC Research finds gap between investor and corporate director views on planning for major security breaches
• Marsh issues 2015 Political Risk Map
• Disaster Management 2015
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What can you do to make sure your organization is not the next Sony?
WatchGuard Technologies urges action, not panic.
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•Date: 22nd December 2014 • US/World •Type: Article • Topic: ISM

Vast majority of multinationals lack total control of voice infrastructure despite huge cost of downtime
Survey looks at voice systems in European organizations; business continuity testing is a weak area.
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•Date: 22nd December 2014 • UK/Europe •Type: Article • Topic: ICT continuity

BCI Middle East Awards are now open for entries
The BCI Middle East Awards recognise the outstanding contribution of business continuity professionals and organizations living in or operating in the Middle East.
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•Date: 22nd December 2014 • Middle East •Type: Article • Topic: BC general

RIMS comments on failure of US Congress to reauthorize TRIA
Short-sighted Congress fails to protect US companies against terrorism says RIMS.
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•Date: 22nd December 2014 • US •Type: Article • Topic: Terrorism

2015 risk predictions
What emerging risks are likely to have an impact on organizations during 2015? Experts from The Institute of Risk Management give their views.
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•Date: 17th December 2014 • UK/World •Type: Article • Topic: Enterprise risk management

2015 cyber risk and data protection predictions
EY has outlined some of the key areas that cyber risks threaten to impact in the coming year.
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•Date: 17th December 2014 • World •Type: Article • Topic: ISM

Business Continuity Briefs
This issue includes:
• The future of business continuity
• Nasuni receives patent for instant data recovery and restore
• FERMA secures leadership succession
• 'Restructuring Risk - How to Manage Risks during Organisational Change'
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Shaping mobile security
Keith Bird shows how a new approach to mobile security can help organizations achieve the right balance of protection, mobility and productivity.
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•Date: 16th December 2014 • World •Type: Article • Topic: ISM

Which US cities will become increasingly susceptible to blackouts from hurricanes?
A Johns Hopkins University analysis has looked at how climate change will increase the risk of power outages for various major US metro areas.
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•Date: 16th December 2014 • US •Type: Article • Topic: Critical infrastructure protection

New Certified Emergency and Disaster Professional (CEDP) credential launched by the International Board for Certification of Safety Managers
IBFCSM established the CEDP credential to meet the need for a practical credential for those working in the public, private, and governmental positions related to emergency, disaster, and contingency management.
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•Date: 16th December 2014 • US •Type: Article • Topic: Emergency planning

Critical gaps remain in Asia-Pacific tsunami early warning systems: United Nations
A decade after the Indian Ocean tsunami struck, the Asia-Pacific region remains highly disaster prone and critical gaps remain in early warning systems, especially in reaching the most vulnerable people and remote communities, the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) says.
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•Date: 16th December 2014 • Asia Pacific •Type: Article • Topic: Emergency planning

London Assembly reassured over Ebola contingency plans
Public Health England and the London Mayor’s Chief of Staff appeared before the GLA Oversight Committee recently to be questioned about pan-London resilience arrangements, in the event of an Ebola Virus incident in London.
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•Date: 16th December 2014 • UK •Type: Article • Topic: Pandemic planning

Security predictions for 2015
New challenges and risk mitigation drive changes to IT security.
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•Date: 12th December 2014 • UK/World •Type: Article • Topic: ISM

Corporate emergency communications best practices
A new survey shows that show that businesses that place a high priority on communications during an emergency have much better outcomes.
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•Date: 12th December 2014 • US •Type: Article • Topic: Crisis communications

Qatar Stock Exchange conducts a successful sector-wide business continuity test
The scenario involved a major disaster striking QSE premises and primary data centre/center during the pre-opening phase of the trading session.
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•Date: 12th December 2014 • Middle East •Type: Article • Topic: BC tests & exercises

Reliability, uptime and availability are driving demand for cloud adoption
According to the Cloud Infrastructure Services Survey.
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•Date: 12th December 2014 • US/UK •Type: Article • Topic: Cloud computing

November’s major natural disasters roundup
Impact Forecasting has published the latest edition of its monthly Global Catastrophe Recap report, which reviews the natural disasters that occurred worldwide during November 2014.
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•Date: 12th December 2014 • World •Type: Article • Topic: DR general

Will resilience replace risk and continuity?
Is the world of risk, continuity and crisis about to change as new concepts and approaches linked to resilience gain momentum or are we seeking solutions to the same old stories repacked through a different language?
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•Date: 10th December 2014 • UK/World •Type: Article • Topic: BC general

Organizational resilience: the Business Continuity Institute’s view
Patrick Alcantara explains why the BCI sees organizational resilience as an important framework that brings together various ‘protective disciplines’ and provides a strategic goal for organizations.
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•Date: 10th December 2014 • UK/World •Type: Article • Topic: BC general

British companies at risk of becoming cyber-dominoes
This is the key finding from Radware’s ‘Global application and security report’.
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•Date: 10th December 2014 • World •Type: Article • Topic: ISM

Airmic: many boards fall short of latest risk guidance
Over half of UK boards don’t sign off their company’s enterprise risk management programmes.
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•Date: 10th December 2014 • UK •Type: Article • Topic: Enterprise risk management

Badly managed access rights put critical data at risk
Employees with needlessly excessive data access privileges represent a growing risk for organizations due to both accidental and conscious exposure of sensitive or critical data.
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•Date: 10th December 2014 • Various •Type: Article • Topic: ISM

Business Continuity Briefs
This issue includes:
• The 2014 US National Health Security Preparedness Index
• xMatters announces enhanced Intelligent Communications Solution
• BANG Annual Charity Auction
• RIMS ’15
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App risk management advice
Espion urges organizations to tackle the growing threat posed by apps in the workplace.
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•Date: 9th December 2014 • World •Type: Article • Topic: Enterprise risk management

The financial cost of IT failures and downtime to businesses is revealed
UK organizations spent an average of £410,000 per incident, dealing with IT failures over the past 12 months.
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•Date: 9th December 2014 • UK •Type: Article • Topic: ICT continuity

Australian Prudential Regulation Authority publishes risk management standard
The Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) has released the final version of its new risk management standard, and associated guidance.
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•Date: 9th December 2014 • Australia •Type: Article • Topic: Financial sector BC

The business continuity impacts of UK winter weather examined
Study finds that a third of UK businesses were affected by transport problems, power cuts or broadband and phone line failures caused by inclement weather over the last two years.
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•Date: 9th December 2014 • UK •Type: Article • Topic: BC statistics

Early data suggests potentially severe flu season in United States: CDC
Early data suggests that the current 2014-2015 flu season could be severe, with related human resource business continuity issues for organizations.
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•Date: 9th December 2014 • US •Type: Article • Topic: BC general

Blind faith in security standards could create cyber vulnerabilities
Relying on standards and IT audits often leads to 'checklist syndrome', with the security strategy failing to address the wider business risks, even though the demands of the standard were met on paper, says Seth Berman.
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•Date: 4th December 2014 • World •Type: Article • Topic: ISM

BCI USA Chapter schedules 2014 Annual General Meeting
AGM to be held electronically via webinar/WeBex on Monday, December 15, 2014 at 4:00 pm EST.
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•Date: 4th December 2014 • US •Type: Article • Topic: Events

Revised version of PAS 96 introduces the Threat Assessment Critical Control Points risk management methodology to the food sector
BSI has announced the availability of a revised version of PAS 96, which helps companies safeguard food and drink against malicious tampering and food terrorism.
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•Date: 4th December 2014 • UK •Type: Article • Topic: Terrorism

Maintaining ICT availability and resiliency in 2015 and beyond
In this article Patrick Hubbard highlights emerging areas where greater understanding is required to enable organizations to maintain current levels of ICT availability and resiliency.
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•Date: 3rd December 2014 • World •Type: Article • Topic: ICT continuity

Worldwide cost of data loss and downtime passes the $1.7 trillion mark
According to a new EMC survey report.
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•Date: 3rd December 2014 • World •Type: Article • Topic: ICT continuity

Deadline extended for DRI Awards of Excellence nominations
The deadline for the 2015 DRI Awards of Excellence has been extended to December 15th 2014.
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•Date: 3rd December 2014 • US •Type: Article • Topic: BC general

UK businesses ‘sleepwalking into reputational time bomb’: BSI
Lack of awareness on how to protect data assets is leaving businesses exposed.
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•Date: 2nd December 2014 • UK •Type: Article • Topic: ISM

CPNI issues guidance on vehicle security barrier installation
‘Factors influencing concrete curing during vehicle security barrier installation.’
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•Date: 2nd December 2014 • UK/World •Type: Article • Topic: Terrorism

FBI worst-case exercise tests response to chemical attack
FBI exercise showed how private industry has an important seat at the table.
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•Date: 2nd December 2014 • US •Type: Article • Topic: Terrorism

Business Continuity Briefs
This issue includes:
• Iron Mountain and Seagate in DR partnership
• Disaster Management 2015
• The Top 10 Most Common Mistakes During a Crisis
• Five lessons from the World’s first chief resilience officer summit
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Seven crisis management tips
Charlie Maclean-Bristol discusses the main lessons learned from three strategic level exercises he conducted recently.
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•Date: 1st December 2014 • UK/World •Type: Article • Topic: Crisis management

Four questions to consider when building a security platform
Useful advice from Steve Salinas.
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•Date: 1st December 2014 • World •Type: Article • Topic: ISM

Crisis Management Survey 2014 results
Steelhenge Consulting has published the results of its Crisis Management Survey 2014: ‘Preparing for Crisis, Safeguarding Your Future’.
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•Date: 26th November 2014 • UK/World •Type: Article • Topic: Crisis management & communications

SolarWinds survey points to a false sense of security in UK organizations
A lack of widespread adherence to best practices, combined with the number of organizations that have suffered a significant cyber attack, potentially indicates a false sense of security.
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•Date: 26th November 2014 • World •Type: Article • Topic: ISM

SaaS deployments are now mission critical
According to a Gartner survey.
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•Date: 26th November 2014 • World •Type: Article • Topic: Cloud computing

Business Continuity Briefs
This issue includes:
• Phoenix IT Group publishes interim results
• Hosted Network launches Desktop DR
• Plague outbreak in Madagascar
• Poor information security the single biggest reason for monetary penalties
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BSI announces that BS 65000, the new organizational resilience standard, is now available
New standard provides an overview of organizational resilience, describing the foundations required and explaining how to build resilience.
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•Date: 25th November 2014 • UK/World •Type: Article • Topic: Standards

You can't always stop a breach: but you should always be able to spot one
December 15th is the anniversary that Target's infamous security breach was discovered; but has anything really changed in the year that has gone by? Retailer after retailer is still falling foul of the same form of malware attack. So just what is going wrong?
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•Date: 25th November 2014 • World •Type: Article • Topic: ISM

Integrated business continuity and disaster recovery planning: towards organizational resilience
A paper published in the European Journal of Operational Research proposes a new conceptual framework for integrated business continuity and disaster recovery planning.
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•Date: 25th November 2014 • World •Type: Article • Topic: BC general

Plan B survey looks at IT disaster recovery trends
Despite over half of companies wanting to retain control of their IT disaster recovery inhouse, a lack of frequent testing is putting these businesses more at risk of IT downtime than companies which outsource.
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•Date: 25th November 2014 • World •Type: Article • Topic: ICT continuity

A fork in the road
Continuity Central's 2014 Business Continuity Paper of the Year competition is open to entries and to mark this we are publishing the winning entry from the 2013 competition. This was first published in the Q1 2013 issue of the Business Continuity and Resiliency Journal. The paper, entitled 'A fork in the road' was submitted by Ken Simpson.
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•Date: 21st November 2014 • World •Type: Article • Topic: BC general

RBS, NatWest and Ulster Bank fined for IT resilience failures
Fines reflect the FCA’s commitment to ensuring that banks make the cultural shift away from business continuity to resilience.
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•Date: 20th November 2014 • UK •Type: Article • Topic: Financial sector BC

SEC adopts new technology infrastructure resiliency rules
The Securities and Exchange Commission has voted to adopt new rules designed to strengthen the technology infrastructure of the US securities markets.
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•Date: 20th November 2014 • US •Type: Article • Topic: Financial sector BC

Houses of Parliament achieves business continuity management certification
As part of its commitment to ensure there is a robust business continuity management system in place, the UK Houses of Parliament has gained certification to ISO 22301, the international business continuity management system standard.
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•Date: 20th November 2014 • UK •Type: Article • Topic: BC standards

Business Continuity Institute publishes a ‘Working Paper’ about organizational resilience
Paper looks at: What does it mean to be resilient? What is organizational resilience?
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•Date: 20th November 2014 • UK/World •Type: Article • Topic: BC general

Business Continuity Briefs
This issue includes:
• Backup to cloud is now available with iland Cloud Backup using Veeam Cloud Connect
• ADAM Continuity partners with Capital Continuity to offer Business Interruption Protection
• Symantec and HP sign disaster recovery as-a-service agreement
• BCI named Training Resource of the Year
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IBHS Business Continuity Planning Toolkit now available as an app
New mobile app will help businesses create a business continuity plan.
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•Date: 19th November 2014 • US •Type: Article • Topic: BC software

Security Executive Council survey looks at which business continuity standard is the most popular
A recent poll by the Security Executive Council set out to discover which business continuity standards are being used when organizations are developing their business continuity programs.
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•Date: 19th November 2014 • US/World •Type: Article • Topic: BC standards

Despite the hype ‘encrypted’ does not equal ‘safe’
A Blue Coat survey reveals the security risks hiding in encrypted web traffic.
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•Date: 19th November 2014 • World •Type: Article • Topic: ISM

Research report looks at cloud growth and risks
Gigaom Research and CipherCloud have announced the results of their new ‘Shadow IT: Data Protection and Cloud Security’ study.
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•Date: 18th November 2014 • World •Type: Article • Topic: Cloud computing

Disaster recovery as a service market report
Industry analysis, global trends and forecast 2014 – 2020.
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•Date: 18th November 2014 • World •Type: Article • Topic: BC markets & companies

Voting open for ACP National Board elections
From the nine candidates, ACP members are invited to cast a vote for four people.
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•Date: 18th November 2014 • US •Type: Article • Topic: BC general

CIR magazine’s Business Continuity Awards 2015 open for entries
The deadline is 12th February 2015.
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•Date: 18th November 2014 • UK •Type: Article • Topic: BC general

OSHA issues guidance for retailers to help keep workers safe during major sales events
As the United States’ holiday season approaches, the Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is encouraging retail employers to implement safety measures to prevent workplace injuries during major sales events, including Black Friday.
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•Date: 18th November 2014 • US •Type: Article • Topic: Retail BC

Business Continuity Briefs
This issue includes:
• New Climate Resilience Toolkit helps communities prepare for a changing world
• Dot Hill launches high capacity Ultra56 AssuredSAN hybrid storage array
• Ebola: response still needs scaling up says UN
• UK businesses not yet fully ready for move to the cloud
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Defending the firewall
Despite claims of its demise, the firewall is still the foundation stone of security deployments says Keith Bird.
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•Date: 14th November 2014 • UK/World •Type: Article • Topic: ISM

What you need to know about ‘WinShock’
Yet again the information security world is buzzing with the news of another serious vulnerability, this time in all versions of Microsoft Windows.
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•Date: 13th November 2014 • World •Type: Article • Topic: ISM

Global Social Media Security Council launched
Industry thought leaders join forces to help organizations better protect their corporate social infrastructure.
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•Date: 13th November 2014 • World •Type: Article • Topic: BC general

Less than half of critical business data in UK organizations is secure: survey
Senior executives within UK businesses say that critical data is not being protected, a new report from NTT Com Security shows.
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•Date: 13th November 2014 • UK •Type: Article • Topic: ISM

‘Business Continuity Management 101: Key Activities and Outcomes’ new Educational Video Series from Avalution
Avalution Consulting has announced the release of its Business Continuity Management (BCM) 101: Key Activities and Outcomes educational video series.
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•Date: 13th November 2014 • US/World •Type: Article • Topic: BC general

Managing availability in an app-centric environment
Companies are increasingly seeing application availability as business critical but ensuring the consistent availability and top performance of applications is far from a simple task.
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•Date: 11th November 2014 • UK/Europe/World •Type: Article • Topic: ICT continuity

Internet of Things: key challenges
Several roadblocks remain to ensure high-level business continuity.
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•Date: 11th November 2014 • World •Type: Article • Topic: Critical infrastructure protection

Buildings need improved cyber security practices to safeguard against hackers
The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) has launched a new guide, ‘Code of Practice: Cyber Security in the Built Environment’.
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•Date: 11th November 2014 • UK/World •Type: Article • Topic: BC facilities & buildings

Shortlist published for 3rd IRM Global Risk Awards
The Institute of Risk Management’s Global Risk Awards will be presented on 19th February 2015 at the Park Lane Hilton hotel in London.
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•Date: 11th November 2014 • UK/World •Type: Article • Topic: Enterprise risk management

Business Continuity Briefs
This issue includes:
• 7th Annual BCP & IT DR Conference
• Onyx Group celebrates 20th birthday
• Vision Solutions makes two major product updates
• Enterprises planning widespread deployment of multi-cloud IT architectures in 2015
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Report looks into emergency communications trends
The Business Continuity Institute has published the results of a research project into emergency communications.
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•Date: 10th November 2014 • UK/World •Type: Article • Topic: Crisis communications

APEC countries to work together on value chain resilience and business continuity
Agreement made at the 26th APEC Meeting.
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•Date: 10th November 2014 • Various •Type: Article • Topic: BC general

University of Maryland experts discover lapses in Heartbleed bug fix
A detailed analysis by cybersecurity experts from the University of Maryland found that website administrators tasked with patching security holes exploited by the Heartbleed bug may not have done enough.
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•Date: 10th November 2014 • US/World •Type: Article • Topic: ISM

FFIEC releases cybersecurity assessment observations
Assessment evaluated institutions’ preparedness to mitigate cybersecurity risks.
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•Date: 10th November 2014 • US •Type: Article • Topic: ISM

October’s major natural disasters roundup
Cyclone Hudhud was the month’s most destructive event.
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•Date: 10th November 2014 • World •Type: Article • Topic: DR general

The Business Continuity Institute presents its Global Awards
At a Gala Dinner at the Science Museum in London on the 5th November, the Business Continuity Institute hosted its Global Awards ceremony.
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•Date: 6th November 2014 • UK/World •Type: Article • Topic: BC general

PAS 7000 now available
PAS 7000 ‘Supply Chain Risk Management- Supplier prequalification’ helps answer three key questions relating to any organization’s supply chain partners.
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•Date: 6th November 2014 • UK •Type: Article • Topic: BC standards

Making the case for business resilience
Building business resilience, which gives organizations the ability to ‘bounce back' from challenges, has become essential to minimising risk and creating success.
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•Date: 6th November 2014 • Africa/World •Type: Article • Topic: BC general

BCI publishes the results of its annual Supply Chain Resilience Survey
Since 2009, the Business Continuity Institute has conducted an annual survey into Supply Chain Resilience. A report is now available which contains the results of the 2014 survey.
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•Date: 6th November 2014 • UK/World •Type: Article • Topic: BC statistics

Australian National Audit Office report looks at business continuity management in various government agencies
ANAO (the Australian National Audit Office) has published a report into business continuity management practices in three government agencies: the Civil Aviation Safety Authority; Department of Finance; and the Department of Social Services.
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•Date: 6th November 2014 • Australia •Type: Article • Topic: Public sector BC

IDCE announces call for nominations for National Resilience Leadership Award
Deadline for nominations is December 5, 2014.
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•Date: 6th November 2014 • US •Type: Article • Topic: Emergency management

National Audit Office issues report into strategic flood risk management in England
The Environment Agency has improved the cost effectiveness and prioritization of its flood risk spending but current spending is insufficient to meet many flood defence maintenance needs.
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•Date: 6th November 2014 • UK •Type: Article • Topic: Critical infrastructure protection

ACP announces candidates for National Board Elections
ACP members can vote for four candidates to lead the national organization. Voting takes place during the ten-day open voting period November 10-24, 2014.
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•Date: 6th November 2014 • US •Type: Article • Topic: BC general

Business Continuity Briefs
This issue includes:
• COSO online survey goes live for Enterprise Risk Management – Integrated Framework update
• Paper the top threat to information security say two-thirds of UK firms
• MERS-CoV cluster in Saudi Arabia
• Stratus debuts fully-integrated disaster recovery addition to everRun Enterprise
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ISM: ‘detect and respond’ is no silver bullet
Solutions to complex problems often require organizational changes: yet this critical element is often either ignored or seems impossible to implement.
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•Date: 4th November 2014 • World •Type: Article • Topic: ISM

CompTIA's Fifth Annual Trends in Cloud Computing study
Study finds that 48 percent of organizations surveyed are using the cloud for business continuity and disaster recovery.
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•Date: 4th November 2014 • World •Type: Article • Topic: Cloud computing

Security ‘misconceptions’ shattered as cloud adoption rises
As organizations gain experience in cloud usage, security worries about the cloud reduce: Databarracks’ fifth annual Data Health Check report.
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•Date: 4th November 2014 • UK •Type: Article • Topic: Cloud computing

Should we be planning for an Ebola pandemic?
UPDATED WITH READER COMMENTS
Charlie Maclean-Bristol, FBCI, discusses whether the time has come for business continuity managers to make contingency plans for an Ebola pandemic.
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•Date: 4th November 2014 • World •Type: Article • Topic: Pandemic planning

Backup is broken: and here’s the fix
Fast, secure and reliable backup is a business-critical function so why do many organizations struggle to get it right? Alistair Forbes looks at the issues.
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•Date: 3rd November 2014 • UK/World •Type: Article • Topic: ICT continuity

Is crisis a failure of governance?
Exploring the interrelationships, linkages and overlaps between governance, risk, continuity and crisis.
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•Date: 3rd November 2014 • UK/World •Type: Article • Topic: Crisis management

New white paper addresses how businesses can mitigate risk from power outages
Gibson, a regional insurance broker and risk management services firm, and Data Realty, a data center and data management firm, have released a jointly written white paper outlining best practices for preparing businesses for a power outage.
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•Date: 3rd November 2014 • US/World •Type: Article • Topic: BC general

Sungard Availability Services to open new London workplace recovery centre
New facility expected to be operational in January 2015.
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•Date: 3rd November 2014 • UK •Type: Article • Topic: Recovery facilities

Many organizations are still unprepared for cyber attacks
Annual global EY survey finds that 37 percent of organizations have no real-time insight on cyber risks.
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•Date: 3rd November 2014 • World •Type: Article • Topic: ISM

Business Continuity Briefs
This issue includes:
• Insights and lessons learned from the Canadian Parliament attack
• Biggest ever cyber security exercise in Europe takes place
• Derdack announces availability of its enterprise notification software in the Microsoft Azure Marketplace
• MEEZA unveils Middle East’s first LEED Platinum and Tier III certified data centre
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