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.
  • Reports
    104 Documents
    09 JUL 2020|Sector In-Depth|MOODY'S INVESTORS SERVICE
    Cyberattackers are increasingly targeting elections in many countries, which can undermine the credibility of elections and potentially exacerbate sociopolitical tensions.
    08 JUL 2020|Sector In-Depth|Credit After Covid|MOODY'S INVESTORS SERVICE
    Social distancing has increased digital banking and remote work by bank employees, leading to increased cyber risk. Most banks have developed cyber risk awareness and mitigation measures.
    02 JUL 2020|Issuer Comment|MOODY'S INVESTORS SERVICE
    Australia's strong economic resilience and robust institutions help mitigate the credit risk posed by heightened exposure to cyberattacks.
    30 JUN 2020|Issuer Comment|MOODY'S INVESTORS SERVICE
    The cyberattacks introduce a new dimension to ongoing tension over the operation of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam, but are unlikely to significantly affect Ethiopia's credit profile.
    18 JUN 2020|Issuer Comment|MOODY'S INVESTORS SERVICE
    MaxLinear has not determined whether the cyberattackers downloaded materially sensitive files that could damage MaxLinear's customer relationships or reputation.
    08 JUN 2020|Sector In-Depth|MOODY'S INVESTORS SERVICE
    Indirect cyberattacks on companies through third parties will become more common as digitalisation rises. Manufacturing and autos, telecoms, media, and technology are especially at risk.
    05 JUN 2020|Issuer Comment|MOODY'S INVESTORS SERVICE
    Amtrak revealed a customer data breach dated May 29, 2020. Cybersecurity has emerged as a principal operational risk for companies like Amtrak that handle confidential customer data through.
    21 MAY 2020|Sector In-Depth|MOODY'S INVESTORS SERVICE
    A partially funded mandate requiring Pennsylvania counties to replace voting systems strains counties with fewer resources, but ultimately improves the security and integrity of elections.
    13 MAY 2020|Issuer Comment|MOODY'S INVESTORS SERVICE
    Pitney Bowes has avoided business disruption from a new ransomware attack, a result of security improvements that stemmed from a similar attack last October.
    06 MAY 2020|Sector Comment|MOODY'S INVESTORS SERVICE
    A new US executive order is credit positive for US electric utilities because it addresses cybersecurity risks that relate to the supply chain, as well as corporate governance priorities.