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Apr 13, 2022

Why Cyber Thieves are Targeting Alternative Funds

Alternative fund firms should be on high alert for cyber threats. The big banks have effectively steeled themselves against attacks, so the thieves are going after the next tier of financial firms—the ones who move large amounts of money in and out of bank accounts.

Aug 16, 2021

Cybersecurity for superannuation funds: Minimizing risk

The business world is experiencing increasing occurrences of phishing and cyber-attacks. Australian superannuation funds, as particularly vulnerable targets, must prioritize cybersecurity measures and policies to anticipate and prevent potential threats.

Jun 30, 2021

Cybersecurity: Minimizing risk to Superannuation funds

Phishing and cyber-attacks are increasingly common in the business world. Funds are particularly vulnerable and need to prioritize cybersecurity policies to get in front of any potential threats. Superannuation funds make especially attractive targets for cybercriminals because of the value that can be obtained. There’s the obvious value of the actual fund assets, but the sale of personally identifiable information (PII) can be just as lucrative on the dark web.

Mar 10, 2020

Cybersecurity challenges for family offices: FWR Family Office Fintech Summit

Are family offices paying enough attention to cybersecurity, and do they approach the challenge with the right people and technology? Should the family office sector regard big cloud providers as a risk to mitigate against? These are some of the questions we plan to address at the upcoming the 5th Annual FWR Family Office Fintech Summit on Tuesday March, 17 in New York.

Nov 22, 2019

Cybersecurity issues for investment funds

As “phishing” attempts and other cyberattacks get more and more sophisticated, businesses are finding it harder to protect themselves from threats. The financial services industry is the primary target of cyber thieves, and no organization is too small to fall victim. Our Cybersecurity issues for investment funds whitepaper explores this topic in more detail.

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