Cyber security

The PRI provides guidance to help signatories understand how their portfolio companies are demonstrating preparedness and addressing risks relating to cyber security, using governance as a proxy for cyber resilience.


Stepping up governance on cyber security

Stepping up governance on cyber security

This report presents the research findings on companies’ cyber security disclosures that informed PRI’s collaborative engagement on the topic.


Engaging on cyber security: outcomes report

This report outlines the outcomes of PRI’s collaborative engagement and provides recommendations, engagement questions and disclosure expectations on cyber security.

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Investor-company dialogue on cyber security: five emerging findings

A study by Accenture found that the global average cost of cyber crime has risen from $7.2 million in 2013 to $11.7 million in 2017. Businesses are under pressure to strengthen their cyber security capabilities and be more effective in managing cyber incidents.

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Five ways to enhance cyber security governance: event highlights

In light of high-profile data breaches at companies such as Facebook and Sony, investors are increasingly aware of the need to assess cybersecurity risk within their investment portfolios.

Covid-19 privacy rights and cyber security risks

Theme 3: Covid-19, privacy rights and cyber security risks


In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, governments have introduced measures around bio-surveillance, censorship and misinformation that could have significant impacts on privacy rights.


Case studies, podcast, webinars & blogs

Catch up with our case studies, podcast, webinars & blogs on cyber security issues.