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In October’s edition of the FTI Cybersecurity Briefing Book, read about Cybersecurity Awareness Month, a recent OFAC alert, our ransomware capabilities, thought leadership, and recent and upcoming events.

In a world where hackers can change a satellite’s orbit, or youngsters honing their cyber skills can cause huge disruptions, organizations need to be more vigilant than ever when protecting operational technology. In this FTI Journal article, Paul Reilly shares five ways an organization can remain resilient and keep its OT secure.

Most of us consider the minicomputer we carry in our pockets to be a direct line for managing various parts of our personal and professional lives. Cyber criminals look at our smartphones through a different lens. They see a veritable treasure chest of data and information for the taking. In this FTI Journal article, David Dunn and Jonathan Snyder present essential best practices for securing your mobile device at home and on the job.

Election meddling threatens the right to vote that so many groups have fought for, yet little is being done to prevent a repeat attack — or worse — in this year’s election. In this op-ed for The Hill, Global Head of Cybersecurity Anthony J. Ferrante discusses why the U.S. presidential election is under attack.

Internet-connected devices, programs, and apps are ubiquitous in today’s world and provide conveniences to our daily lives. But all that convenience comes with a price. In this FTI Journal article, Ron Yearwood and Dave Best present best practices for protecting your connected devices.

In this FTI Journal article, Kyung Kim, Head of Cybersecurity for the APAC region, looks at the five steps companies should take when they discover an insider is responsible for a cyber breach.

The U.S. Army Cyber Institute partnered with FTI Consulting to host a virtual exercise, known as Jack Voltaic 3.0, that tested the abilities of Charleston, South Carolina and Savannah, Georgia to respond to a simulated cyber attack. The simulation combined digital attacks with physical disruptions to gauge defenses and response tactics.

In this FTI Journal article, Managing Director Steve Morgan provides 5 top tips for business leaders on how to mitigate the risk of insider threat. In today’s digital age — where hackers can override a system from the other side of the globe — organizations must be warier than ever. Unfortunately, it’s no longer enough to remain vigilant of the outside world. Some of the most damaging threats originate from within.

In July’s edition of the FTI Cybersecurity Briefing Book, read about COVID-19 trends, our new Reopening with Care offering, recent thought leadership, and recent and upcoming events.

Head of Cybersecurity for the EMEIA region Joshua Burch has written a white paper entitled ‘Not If But When: Building Cybersecurity Resilience to Secure Competitive Advantage’, where he sketches out the building blocks for constructing cybersecurity resilience, focusing on strategic risk management, cultural change, leadership, and effective communication. This isn’t a technical blueprint, but rather Joshua explores what it takes in today’s world to build an organisation with cybersecurity resilience at its core.

In this Thomson Reuters Regulatory Intelligence article, Gita Shivarattan, Jake Green, and Tom Brookes from Ashurst LLP and Paul Reilly and Patrick MacGloin from FTI Consulting explain the key phases of a cyber incident response and summarize the regulatory reporting and notification obligations which may be triggered when a cyber incident involves a personal data breach.

In this FTI Journal article, Kyung Kim, Head of Cybersecurity for the APAC region, looks at the three steps you can take today to reduce the chances of the unthinkable: a paralyzed network and an IT team that can’t be reached.

In June’s edition of the FTI Cybersecurity Briefing Book, read about our 9 post-coronavirus cybersecurity predictions for companies, service spotlight, recent thought leadership and events, and upcoming events.

Millions of workers around the world have shifted from offices to working from home since the COVID-19 outbreak. In this FTI Journal article, Joshua Burch, Head of Cybersecurity in EMEIA, offers timely advice for businesses to help mitigate the increased risk of a cyber breach that comes with that shift.

Cyber actors are using the COVID-19 pandemic to evolve their methodologies and steal money from the unsuspecting. In this op-ed for The Hill, Global Head of Cybersecurity Anthony J. Ferrante discusses this new cyber threat and why action is needed now.

With the world slowly starting to reopen and returning to life before COVID-19, it is essential to consider how cyber threats will continue to evolve as the situation changes. In this Law360 article, Anthony J. Ferrante shares his cybersecurity predictions for a post-COVID-19 world.

About Jack Voltaic 3.0

June 15, 2020

The third experiment in the Jack Voltaic™ series, in partnership with FTI Consulting, will take place in 22-24 September, 2020, through a regionally focused exercise that includes commercial critical infrastructure supporting military deployment and global logistics operations.

In May’s edition of the FTI Cybersecurity Briefing Book, read about our COVID-19 updates from leading intelligence agencies, service spotlight, recent awards, thought leadership, and events, and upcoming events.

For all the challenges brought on by COVID-19, one bright spot has been the accelerated development of healthcare technology that is saving lives. In this FTI Journal article, Head of Cybersecurity for the Americas Jordan Rae Kelly, Health Solutions Senior Managing Director Bruce Hallowell, and Health Solutions Managing Director Chris Sdao discuss this topic.

While we all adjust to the new world of social distancing and working remotely as a result of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), it is important to not let our guard down when it comes to cyber risks. Intelligence agencies have released alerts to keep the public informed and to provide guidance on how to mitigate threats from cyber actors trying to take advantage of an uncertain situation.

In April’s edition of the FTI Cybersecurity Briefing Book, read about our COVID-19 updates from leading intelligence agencies, service spotlight, recent awards, thought leadership, media mentions, and events, and upcoming events.

FTI Consulting and American Chamber of Commerce (AMCHAM) collaborated together to bring out a comprehensive report on India’s upcoming National Cybersecurity Strategy. The white paper was developed in consultation with members of industry and security experts.

In this op-ed for The Hill, Global Head of Cybersecurity Anthony J. Ferrante discusses cyber actors using COVID-19 campaigns that attempt to influence and deceive.

Kyung Kim, Head of Cybersecurity, APAC, shares his thoughts on cybersecurity in a remote world as a result of the coronavirus spread in this article for Asian Legal Business.