Cybersecurity & Technology Risk

Explore cutting-edge cyber security insights that help you navigate the digital landscape.

In today's rapidly evolving digital landscape, where technological progress continuously intersects with escalating security vulnerabilities, the imperative for advanced cyber security solutions is unparalleled.

To protect sensitive information against digital threats, it's important to understand new challenges and solutions. By fostering a culture of transparency and accountability, businesses can strengthen their network security and uphold ethical standards.

Explore our comprehensive thought-leadership platform dedicated to discussing the nuances of cybersecurity, types of risks or risk management, as well as the intricate battleground against white-collar crime and fraud

Stay ahead with our detailed research and expert insights on important issues impacting both businesses and individuals.

In keeping with KPMG’s commitment to excellence, we explore the relationship between market trends and organizational resilience. Moreover, we highlight the need for robust frameworks to mitigate risk in today's digital ecosystem.

We analyze the complex interplay between advancing technologies and emerging threats. From the transformative potential of AI-driven cyber security solutions to the nuanced intricacies of risk management strategies. Our discourses offer clarity amid complexity.

Join us as we navigate the digital frontier. Use knowledge and insight to strengthen your organization's defenses against cyber risk. Embrace the opportunities of a secure, digital future.

Unlocking insights: addressing market trends and challenges

With the advancement of digital technologies such as the Internet of Things (IoT), cybersecurity is constantly changing. This has led to a rise in complex cyber threats like ransomware and phishing attacks that are becoming more common.

The transition to cloud platforms by businesses, along with the quick integration of 5G networks, adds complexity to the situation. It is important to have strong security measures in place.

Identifying risks and creating a plan to manage them is crucial. This helps prevent data breaches and handle cyber attacks effectively. In this scenario, effective risk management is essential to protect valuable assets and information. 

AI-Driven Cybersecurity Evolution

The increasing influence of artificial intelligence in cybersecurity introduces new challenges. 

AI-powered cyber threats are becoming more sophisticated, leveraging machine learning algorithms to evade traditional defense mechanisms and launch highly targeted attacks. 

Our article “How AI influences cybersecurity” shed light on utilizing AI for detecting complex threats and automating response strategies, thus revolutionizing traditional cybersecurity approaches.

Whistleblower Protections and Triage

The increasing volume and complexity of whistleblowing alerts poses a significant challenge for organizations. Effectively handling and prioritizing a vast number of alerts is vital for quickly identifying and examining possible cases of misconduct. 

However, the sheer volume of alerts can overwhelm compliance teams, causing delays and possibly overlooking critical issues.

Implementing efficient triage processes and leveraging technology solutions to prioritize and streamline whistleblowing alerts is essential to mitigate risks and maintain organizational integrity.

Rising figures in white-collar crimes

Data reveals an alarming increase in white-collar crimes across Switzerland, prompting a call for reinforced safeguarding measures. Financial fraud, corruption, and other white-collar crimes continue to proliferate, resulting in significant financial losses and reputational damage for organizations.

Addressing this challenge requires a multifaceted approach, including robust compliance programs, enhanced regulatory oversight, and effective enforcement mechanisms to deter and detect illicit activities.

Our thought leadership and research


How AI influences cybersecurity

Discover how AI and ML are revolutionizing the cybersecurity industry and learn how these tools can be used to detect and respond to security threats.

Value of external investigators in handling misconduct

Why companies benefit from employing external forensics experts

Prestige Business: When managers become fraudsters

In an interview, Cindy Hofmann explains how white-collar crime has changed in Switzerland and what companies can do about it.

«The more regulated an industry, the more cases occur.»

Cristina Ferraris Gloor explains in an interview how companies can prevent white-collar crime from happening within their own ranks.

Rising figures in white-collar crimes across Switzerland

KPMG Fraud Barometer summarizes the most important figures and insights.

Cybersecurity: a consolidation opportunity with particular challenges

The market of cybersecurity providers will consolidate in the near future, but there are particular challenges involved.

Triage of whistleblowing alerts: a growing challenge

Whistleblowing alerts increasingly necessitate prompt and qualitative triage to comply with regulations and maintain employees’ trust.

Whistleblowing – the leading fraud detection source

The Forensic Fraud Barometer reveals Swiss firms need to embrace whistleblowing measures in detecting and preventing white-collar crime.

Our capabilities

  1. Cyber Security & Digital Risk consulting

    From phishing and malware to data breaches and ransomware: cyber attacks can threaten your business continuity, damage reputation and cause financial losses.

    Our cyber specialists understand the risks your organization faces and are experienced in developing strategies for security planning, protection and preparedness.

  1. Forensic consulting

    We help our clients take the right measures to identify, mitigate and react to potentially contentious or harmful situations.  Regardless of whether it is a case of fraud, a business dispute, a contract compliance issue.

  1. Technology consulting

    We empower your business with strategic technology consulting for digital transformation and innovation.

  1. Internal Audit, Risk & Compliance

    Our experienced team ensures alignment with your needs, independently reviews key risks, and enhances control frameworks for long-term efficiency and effectiveness.

    From designing robust risk management systems to implementing sustainable internal control frameworks, our services are tailored to meet the diverse needs of national and international companies.

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