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Video: What Is Risk? The Bald Tire Scenario [Updated]

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 8, 2017 8:47:00 AM / by FAIR Institute Staff posted in FAIR

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How much risk is associated with a bald tire? It depends...

In this video,  Jack Jones walks you through the classic scenario (from his book Measuring and Managing Information Risk: a FAIR Approachwith a lesson about making assumptions and how that affects risk analysis and communication about risk. 

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Call for Speakers at FAIRCON17

[fa icon="calendar'] May 25, 2017 10:15:03 AM / by FAIR Institute Staff posted in Fair Conference 2017

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We hope that you're already planning to attend FAIR Institute's annual FAIR Conference, FAIRCON17, later this year on October 16 and 17. Take advantage of our "Early Bird" pricing special, available through June 30, by clicking here.

However, you may be interested in doing more than just attending!

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'Risk Appetite' vs. 'Risk Tolerance'. What’s the Difference?

[fa icon="calendar'] May 1, 2017 8:51:54 AM / by FAIR Institute Staff posted in FAIR, Risk Management

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The terms “risk appetite” and its close cousin “risk tolerance” are often poorly understood, very rarely used to good effect, and commonly used interchangeably.

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Internet Security Alliance (ISA), FAIR Institute File Joint Comments on the Proposed 1.1 Update to the NIST Cybersecurity Framework

[fa icon="calendar'] Apr 11, 2017 5:56:03 PM / by FAIR Institute Staff posted in FAIR

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The Internet Security Alliance and the FAIR Institute called on the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) to convene a process similar to that which resulted in the creation of the NIST Cyber Security Framework (CSF), but this time focusing on implementation of the CSF.

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Join a FAIR Analysis in Action at the Operational Risk Workgroup Meeting April 11

[fa icon="calendar'] Apr 7, 2017 10:23:01 AM / by FAIR Institute Staff posted in FAIR, Events

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Great opportunity for FAIR beginners and experts alike to join a live, team effort at a high level FAIR analysis in the next meeting of the FAIR Institute Operational Risk Workgroup, Tuesday, April 11, at 4 PM EDT.  The analysis will be led by veteran FAIR practitioner and speaker Evan Wheeler.

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