Alyned Thinking

Why new thinking is needed and how we are putting our expertise to work.
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    Articles

    Avoid Capital One’s $80 Million Dollar Mistake

    Read about the OCC’s recent actions taken against Capital One and learn how to avoid a mistake like this. A combination of technical, operational and personnel weaknesses enabled a data breach in July 2019 allowing a hacker to access the private information of more than 100 million customers.
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    Thought Leadership

    The Challenge with Many Enterprise Controls

    Thought leadership from Alyne CEO on why so many enterprise controls are still so bad. 
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    New Features

    Make Assessments flexible again!

    Summary of Changes 1. Add Assessment Recipients For running or even closed Assessments you can add new recipients and Assessment Objects. 2. Controls from scratch If you want to cover Controls outside of our Cyber Security, Data Privacy and IT Risk space, you can now create Controls from scratch using our well known Controls editor. 3. Currencies Alyne now supports 3 currencies: Euro, British Pound and Dollar - whatever Dollar.
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    New Features

    Report Editing, Advanced Filtering and a New Shiny Button

    Summary of Changes 1. Remove Risks from Reports Removing Risks from Reports is new feature that includes a documented reason and a history log. Of course you have the ability to reinstate those risks again. 2. Filter by Comments and Reactions Last time we introduced Reactions on Controls. You now can filter Controls by Reaction and Comments. You also can filter Assessment Responses by Comments. 3. Secure Delete "Do you really want to delete ...?" is pretty old-fashioned. Instead of a confirmation popup the user presses and holds the button for 2 seconds and releases to execute the delete.
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    New Features

    Reactions, Advanced Search and Improved Speed

    Summary of Changes 1. Reactions Reactions are a revolutionary feature that integrates social interactions to the Alyne Cyber Security, Risk Management and Compliance solution. Get insights which Controls are understood, supported, implemented or even seem to be confusing for your organisation. 2. Reaction Summary You get consolidated statistics on reactions per Control Set to get an overview about how many members of your organisation have read, implemented, are supporting your Controls or even are confused with them. 3. Advanced Search Since product launch, the search always has been a powerful feature to filter Control Sets based on keywords. Now we are adding Standards and Regulation to the search.