Archive - October 2020

FBI Warns of Ransomware Assault on Healthcare and Public Health Sector

On October 28, 2020, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), and the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) issued a Joint Cybersecurity Advisory regarding credible information...

Seven Key Factors to a Successful PMO Transformation

Established enterprises and rapidly growing firms continue to adapt to changing business environments driven by competition, acquisitions, emerging technologies and new risks. The same changes that are transforming the project management role and...

New Survey Reveals Four Habits of Highly Resilient CFOs

Major crises expose the true nature of things. In the face of extreme pressure, organizations discover just how digital, agile and resilient they really are. And their finance groups are no exception. Protiviti has released the results of our latest...

How Firms Can Tackle Technology Risk Blind Spots to Build Resilience

Contrary to popular belief, criminals — insiders or outsiders — are not the most common cause of major operational failures. Technology is the biggest culprit. The rapid adoption of artificial intelligence (AI), blockchain, robotic process...

Helping to Save Lives – FinCEN Takes the Lead in Battling Human Trafficking Amid COVID-19

Note. Carol Beaumier serves as an Advisory Board Member for the Anti-Human Trafficking Intelligence Initiative. Over the months that COVID-19 has been gripping the world, FinCEN has issued several advisories informing the financial services industry...

As Organizations Transform, the Role of the Project Manager Is Changing

Project management as a function is undergoing rapid and profound transformation, and organizations are reconsidering the value project managers (PMs) can bring to their programs and projects. Over the course of a series of blogs, Protiviti will...