FAIRTM (Factor Analysis of Information Risk) has emerged as the premier Value at Risk (VaR) model for cybersecurity and operational risk. The FAIRTM Institute is a non-profit professional organization dedicated to advancing the discipline of measuring and managing cyber and operational risk.
It provides information risk, cybersecurity and business executives with the standards and best practices to help organizations measure, manage and report on information risk from the business perspective. The FAIRTM Institute and its community focus on innovation, education and sharing of best practices to advance the FAIRTM model and the cyber and operational risk management professions.
Oct 26, 2021 7:44:00 AM
Zach Cossairt, Information Risk Program Manager at Equinix, the global data centers company, spent nine years on active duty as a member of the U.S. Navy Submarine Force. During his time at sea, he was responsible for aggregating and analyzing data from intelligence sources
Oct 25, 2021 8:00:00 AM
John A. Wheeler, Global Research Leader - Risk Management Technology at Gartner, gave the Day Two keynote address to the 2021 FAIR Conference with a look at how the pandemic era has changed the expectations of boards and business leaders for risk management.
Oct 21, 2021 7:30:00 AM
Day Two of the 2021 FAIR Conference (FAIRCON21) offered a widely diverse agenda with actionable tips and teachable insights from the forefront of the FAIR movement. But the centerpiece was the this-changes-everything speech by FAIR standard creator Jack Jones introducing the FAIR Controls Analytics Model™ (FAIR-CAM™)
Sep 7, 2017 3:18:43 PM
I recently had a conversation with clients around a risk analysis they conducted and noticed as they walked me through it that they seemed to get hung up on the terms “inherent risk” and “residual...Read More >>
May 1, 2017 8:51:54 AM
The terms “risk appetite” and its close cousin “risk tolerance” are often poorly understood, very rarely used to good effect, and commonly used interchangeably.
Similar to the word “risk,” you will...Read More >>
Feb 6, 2019 2:00:00 PM
FAIR model creator Jack Jones recently answered a FAIR Institute member's question about terminology that's one of those easily confused yet critical distinctions in cyber risk management: What's the...Read More >>