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Keep track of what’s happening at RANE with the latest news, media coverage, and insights from our experts.

Sizing Up Your Cyberrisks

November 4, 2019

Over the past decade, the costs and consequences of cyberbreaches have grown alarmingly. The total financial and economic losses from the 2017 WannaCry attack, for instance, were estimated to reach $8 billion. In 2018, Marriott discovered that a breach of

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RANE Use Case: Computer forensic review and audit of electronic storage

October 28, 2019

Inquiry: A private equity firm requested computer forensic review and audit of electronic storage and messages to assess potential for a breach or compromise at client’s international office location. Solution:  RANE facilitated forensic review and audit of electronic communications and deleted

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Attacking LastPass: Understanding This Cloud-Based Password Manager

October 8, 2019

LastPass is a commonly used cloud-based password management solution that stores hundreds of unique and strong passwords, but what if the victim user’s entire password database is compromised? While a cloud-based solution to password management is very convenient, it isn’t

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Don’t Forget Biological Threats

October 4, 2019

From the standpoint of risk analysis, recency bias—that is, an overwhelming focus on events that have happened most recently—is one of the most nefarious psychological blinders. It nudges us toward considering what is important now but can prevent both a

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Meeting Regulatory Expectations for AML and Sanctions Compliance

September 30, 2019

Click here to listen to the podcast. Recent “laundromats” confirm that criminals can still exploit money laundering and sanctions evasion mechanisms to move funds undetected. Financial firms face many challenges in trying to stem these flows, from ensuring a robust

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