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Cyber attacks and data breaches remain top of the agenda for business continuity concerns

Cyber attacks and data breaches remain top of the agenda for business continuity concerns

Press Releases   •   Feb 21, 2017 00:01 GMT

Cyber attack is once again the top threat perceived by businesses, according to research published today by the Business Continuity Institute (BCI) in association with BSI (British Standards Institution).

​Cyber attack top business threat for second year running

​Cyber attack top business threat for second year running

Press Releases   •   Feb 08, 2016 09:19 GMT

Cyber attack is the top threat perceived by businesses, according to the fifth annual Horizon Scan report published today by the Business Continuity Institute (BCI), in association with BSI. Similarly, the threat of a data breach rises to second in the list, up one place from 2015.

Cyber-attack seen as top business threat

Cyber-attack seen as top business threat

Press Releases   •   Feb 17, 2015 10:57 GMT

Report shows shock fall in business preparedness Failure to analyse trends creates dangerous blindspot for organizations

Business leaders feel most threatened by IT hazards

Business leaders feel most threatened by IT hazards

Press Releases   •   Mar 05, 2014 07:45 GMT

Caversham, UK – 05 March 2014: A new report published by the Business Continuity Institute (BCI), in association with BSI, has revealed that IT-related threats are continuing to provide the greatest concern for organizations, ranking above other threats such as natural disasters, security incidents and industrial disputes.

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Earthquake strikes in the Aegean Sea between Greece and Turkey

Earthquake strikes in the Aegean Sea between Greece and Turkey

News   •   Jul 21, 2017 10:03 BST

An earthquake reaching a magnitude of 6.7 on the Richter Scale has hit the Aegean Sea between the Greek island of Kos and the Turkish resort of Bodrum. The earthquake, with its epicentre at a depth of about 10k according to the US Geological Survey, struck at 01:31 local time on Friday, and has killed two people and left hundreds of others injured.

Unprecedented levels of rain causes severe flooding in Japan

Unprecedented levels of rain causes severe flooding in Japan

News   •   Jul 06, 2017 17:09 BST

​Almost half a million people on the south western Japanese island of Kyushu have been advised to evacuate their homes after several days of torrential rain, brought on by a series of storms that followed Tropical Cyclone Nanmadol across the region. What was described as unprecedented levels of rain has resulted in mudslides, overflowing rivers and flooding.

Unforeseen technical fault forces Tesco to cancel home deliveries

Unforeseen technical fault forces Tesco to cancel home deliveries

News   •   Jun 20, 2017 15:45 BST

It may not be have been as disruptive or anywhere near as costly as the ​IT outage that affected BA just a few weeks ago, but many people are still suffering the consequences of an "unforeseen technical fault" that caused Tesco, the world's third most profitable retailer, to cancel a large number of its home deliveries in the UK.

How does climate change affect the continuity of your organization?

How does climate change affect the continuity of your organization?

News   •   Jun 19, 2017 09:34 BST

​We are used to assessing what the immediate threats are to our organizations as those threats are happening right now. Organizations across the world are suffering from adverse weather, cyber attacks, supply chain failures and technical failures.

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​Horizon scanning is essential in your resilience tool kit

​Horizon scanning is essential in your resilience tool kit

Blog posts   •   Dec 03, 2015 12:37 GMT

As we gear up for the next ​BCI Horizon Scan Report, I highly encourage you to spare a few minutes of your time, share your thoughts and respond to the ​survey. As an essential part of your practitioner tool kit, responses to this global horizon scanning exercise will ultimately help your efforts in making your organizations more resilient.

Horizon scanning for the threats that lie ahead

Horizon scanning for the threats that lie ahead

Blog posts   •   Nov 16, 2015 16:06 GMT

The BCI is now asking business continuity professionals and those working in the wider field of organizational resilience to take just a few minutes to complete the Horizon Scan 2016 survey and share your thoughts on what you think the biggest threats are that organizations face.

Can we scan the horizon?

Can we scan the horizon?

Blog posts   •   Oct 06, 2015 15:34 BST

If we predict something out of the ordinary then we are going to look foolish when it doesn’t happen? Yet if we wait until its occurrence is certain have we left it too late to prepare to manage it? This is the quandary of risk assessment and horizon scanning!

Horizon Scan 2015

Horizon Scan 2015

Blog posts   •   Dec 03, 2014 13:28 GMT

The Business Continuity Institute is asking business continuity professionals and those working in the wider field of organizational resilience to take just a few minutes to complete the Horizon Scan 2015 survey and share your thoughts on what you think the biggest threats are that organizations face.

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Horizon Scan Poster

Horizon Scan Poster

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Horizon Scan 2016

Horizon Scan 2016

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