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How to Use Automated Assessment Software to Manage and Meet Your Security and Compliance Requirements

How to Use Automated Assessment Software to Manage and Meet Your Security and Compliance Requirements Security and compliance are two essential aspects of any organization, especially in today’s complex and dynamic environment. However, managing and meeting these requirements can be challenging, time-consuming, and costly, especially if done manually or with outdated tools. That’s why many […]

Top 5 Risks in Education

Top 5 Risks in Education January 15, 2020 Compliance | Education | Physical Security | RiskWatch Blog Risks in Education Whether students are 6-years-old or 40, educational institutions are responsible for providing them with a safe, productive learning environment free of risks. Education risk management is becoming increasingly important as institutions move away from simply […]

The CAN-SPAM Act

The CAN-SPAM Act February 13, 2020 Compliance | Regulatory Compliance | Riskwatch Blog What Is the CAN-SPAM Act? The CAN-SPAM Act essentially dictates what can and cannot be done in regards to commercial messaging, including what can happen if you’re noncompliant. Formally referred to as The Controlling the Assault of Non-Solicited Pornography And Marketing Act, […]

Top Five Supplier Risk

Top Five Supplier Risk July 5, 2018 Compliance | Emergency Preparedness | Managing the Risk Assessment | Risk Assessment | Risk Assessment & Compliance | Third Party Risks | Uncategorized A supplier can be defined as a person or organization that provides a product or service to a vendor. Most all organizations use suppliers to […]

Top Five Risks in Healthcare

Top Five Risks in Healthcare June 19, 2019 Compliance | Cyber Security | Facilities Security | Hospital Security | Riskwatch Blog Top Five Risks Facing the Healthcare Industry The healthcare industry faces unprecedented risks and compounding regulatory compliance requirements. They’re particularly vulnerable due to their heavy involvement in patient personal information, time constraints, and nature […]

Service Provider Risk and Compliance

Service Provider Risk and Compliance November 7, 2018 Compliance | Corporate Security | Cyber Security | Emergency Preparedness | Managing the Risk Assessment | Regulatory Compliance | Third Party Risks Service Provider Risk and Compliance In our continuing effort to educate on the importance of risk assessment and compliance, this week we wanted to touch […]

What is GDPR?

What is GDPR? September 22, 2021 Compliance | Design | Riskwatch Blog GDPR Defined The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a data privacy and security law that was passed by the European Union back in 2018. It quickly made its reputation as one of the toughest laws for its scope and also for its […]

Increased Regulations for Financial Institutions

Increased Regulations for Financial Institutions July 14, 2021 Compliance | Financial Services | News Room | Riskwatch Blog On June 30th, 2021, the U.S. Department of the Treasury released a set of national priorities in a document titled ‘Anti-Money Laundering and Countering the Financing of Terrorism National Priorities.’ These priorities are aligned with the 2018 […]

Outsourcing Risk Management

Outsourcing Risk Management June 17, 2021 Compliance | Risk Assessment | Risk Management | Riskwatch Blog Outsourcing is a business practice of hiring a third party to perform services or create goods that otherwise could be performed in-house by the company’s existing staff. This applies to a wide range of industries and use cases. Examples […]

Eco-Friendly Risk Management Practices

Eco-Friendly Risk Management Practices January 7, 2021 Compliance | Design | Risk Management | Riskwatch Blog How can we make eco-friendly business decisions that also benefit risk management goals? This is a question a lot of companies are asking lately, for several reasons. Many companies feel a responsibility to minimize their contribution to global warming; […]