Identifying Cyber Risks and Common Blinds Spots at Asset Management Firms

Published: August 2020

 

An uptick in cyber attacks during the COVID-19 pandemic has left its impact on the financial services
industry — specifically asset management firms and their vendors. This has created vulnerabilities in the
workplace, as employees continue to work from home and firms rely on third-party service providers for
cloud-based services and more.

In this environment of heightened risk, it is critical for firms to be aware of blind spots that may create
cyber vulnerability and position themselves defensively.