Cybersecurity and Risk Insights and Alerts

Cyber risks and threats continue to evolve and firms are under pressure to meet SEC and FCA expectations for operational resilience as well as their own internal and client expectations for cybersecurity and privacy. Stay current on the latest cybersecurity, privacy, and risk threat and regulatory alerts and build your cybersecurity and privacy knowledge with insights from our cybersecurity and technology risk experts. 

ACA Aponix Cybersecurity Checklist

Download and review the following cybersecurity safeguards and evaluate your firm’s cybersecurity program.

Insights and Alerts

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7 Tips to Avoid Identity Theft During the 2021 Tax Season

February 11, 2021

As the U.S. tax filing season kicks off, it’s important to be on the lookout for tax scams, especially those related to COVID-19 or any stimulus payments. Here are our tips for staying diligent and resources to share with your employees and friends.

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  • Cybersecurity
  • COVID-19
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ACA Aponix Cybersecurity Checklist

February 03, 2021

Does your cybersecurity program meet the requirements of regulators as well as your own internal and client expectations? Evaluate your cybersecurity program with our free checklist.

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  • Cybersecurity
  • BCP
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Apple iOS Updated; SonicWall Cybersecurity Products Hacked

January 28, 2021

This alert contains information about security vulnerabilities addressed by Apple® in its iOS® 14.4 update, as well as the recent breach of SonicWall® cybersecurity products. Learn how to protect yourself from these breaches.

Compliance Alert
  • Cybersecurity
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Key Trends and Forces Shaping Risk and Compliance Management in 2021: Report

January 20, 2021

ACA's Carlo di Florio discusses the financial industry trends and broader forces impacting risk and compliance management in 2021.

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  • Compliance
  • RiskMutation
  • Regulatory Technology
  • Cybersecurity
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Mimecast E-Mail Security Service Hacked

January 15, 2021

Mimecast® e-mail security company has reported a breach that affects 10% of users in which hackers may be able to access company email and other data as well as infiltrate company networks. Learn how to protect yourself from this breach.

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  • Cybersecurity
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Regulators Probe Firms’ Exposure Following SolarWinds Hack

January 14, 2021

Regulators have taken steps to probe companies’ levels of exposure to the SolarWinds hack. Learn what information and actions have been requested so far.

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  • Cybersecurity