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 IN-DEPTH
    04 Nov 2020|Moody's Investors Service
    Our global cyber risk survey of electric utilities reveals that cybersecurity readiness tends to be stronger among large, regulated utilities than among small utilities and those operating in competitive markets. There appears to be relatively little difference among utilities based on geographic location or credit rating.

    ISSUER IN-DEPTH
    08 Oct 2020|Moody's Investors Service
    Although the US presidential election process is vulnerable to cyberattacks, the country has ample cybersecurity resources and a strong institutional and governance framework that position it well to deal with an attack. Therefore, we do not expect any potential cyber interference to have a material effect on the election or the sovereign's credit profile.

    SECTOR IN-DEPTH
    10 Sep 2020|Moody's Investors Service
    Awareness of cyberattacks is increasing reputational risks for companies globally as cybercriminals publicly identify their attack targets and disclosure requirements around cyber events become more stringent.

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    PODCAST
    12 Aug 2020|Moody's Investors Service
    Alessandro Roccati from the banking team explains how coronavirus-driven demand for contactless digital financial services, along with remote work, are raising the cyber threat to banks. Plus, Steve Tu of the asset management team looks at how the latest US government intervention in money markets could signal an eventual phaseout of institutional prime funds. 

    KEY CONTACTS
    Jim Hempstead
    Managing Director – Cyber Risk Group
    James.hempstead@moodys.com
    Gerry Granovsky
    Senior Vice President – Cyber Risk Group
    Gerry.granovsky@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