This year’s top ten threats to business continuity are:

  1. Unplanned IT and telecom outages;
  2. Cyber-attack;
  3. Data breach;
  4. Adverse weather;
  5. Interruption to utility supply;
  6. Fire;
  7. Security incident;
  8. Health and safety incident;
  9. Act of terrorism;
  10. New laws or regulations.

Source: Business Continuity Institute (BCI)