Cyber Risk
The growing intersection of supply chains, connectivity and access to data is increasing the potential for significant cyberattacks, creating new risks for governments and businesses worldwide.
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  • SECTOR COMMENT
    14 Oct 2019|Moody's Investors Service
    The Government Accountability Office’s recommendation that the federal government strengthen cybersecurity standards for the US electric grid is credit positive for power companies because it would help improve the grid's ability to withstand cyberattacks. However, even if fully implemented, it would not eliminate cyber risk for the power grid.

    SECTOR IN_~DEPTH
    07 Oct 2019|Moody's Investors Service
    The global investment banks are at high risk of cyberattacks through their multiple businesses and have accordingly enhanced their monitoring and risk-mitigation capabilities. According to our analysis, the GIBs have adopted international standards, effectively share information with other large financial institutions, as well as benefit from enhanced regulation.

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    Podcast
    09 Oct 2019|Moody's Investors Service
    Brendan Sheehan from the Governance group and Lesley Ritter of the Cyber Risk team discuss the varying levels of transparency in cyber corporate disclosures across high risk sectors

    SECTOR IN-DEPTH
    02 Oct 2019|Moody's Investors Service
    Investment in IT infrastructure and personnel, establishing response plans and controls, and cybersecurity insurance will help local governments reduce the impact of cyberattacks.

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    Podcast
    12 Sep 2019|Moody's Investors Service
    Jenn Barr and Lisa Goldstein of the US healthcare team discuss how the interconnected nature of hospital operations and IT creates financial and operational challenges for the sector.​

    Video
    01 Aug 2019|Moody's Investors Service
    Danielle Reed and Sarah Hibler of the Financial Institutions team talk about the state of the global cyber insurance market. P&C insurers are in the unique position of providing coverage to other companies for cyberattacks while also bearing the risk of being targets of such attacks themselves. Read the related report.
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    INFOGRAPHIC
    04 Apr 2019|Moody's Investors Service
    The growing intersection of supply chains, connectivity and access to data is increasing the potential for significant cyberattacks, creating new risks for governments and businesses worldwide. This infographic explores the inherent cyber risk exposure of 35 broad sectors.
    PODCAST
    06 Mar 2019|Moody's Investors Service
    ​​In this edition of Moody’s Talks Global Credit, Senior Vice President Robard Williams speaks with Managing Director Derek Vadala about cyber risk-related trends, Moody’s framework for assessing these risks, and potential implications for creditworthiness across sectors.

    KEY CONTACTS
    Jim Hempstead
    Managing Director – Cyber Risk Group
    James.hempstead@moodys.com
    Lesley Ritter
    Vice President – Cyber Risk Group
    Lesley.ritter@moodys.com
    Leroy Terrelonge
    Assistant Vice President – Cyber Risk Group
    Leroy.terrelonge@moodys.com