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2018 FAIR CONFERENCE

Hosted on October 16 & 17 by the FAIR Institute and Carnegie Mellon University’s Software Engineering Institute (SEI) and the Heinz College of Information Systems and Public Policy, the 2018 FAIR Conference brings leaders in information and operational risk management together to explore best FAIR practices that produce greater value and alignment with business goals.

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Our Addiction to "Zero Cost" Risk Measurement

One of the significant hurdles we have to overcome as a profession is our addiction to “zero cost” risk measurement.  Let me explain…

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Take notes on this webinar by Gregory Rothauser, lead information risk manager at Mass Mutual, the Fortune 100 insurance firm, if you’re looking for a case study on how to quickly and effectively implement FAIR quantitative risk analysis, especially if you’re subject to the New York Department of Financial Services rules mandating periodic, documented risk assessments.

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Organizations with a mix of cutting-edge technologies and legacy systems need adaptable, agile frameworks that provide executives with a real-time view of cyber risks. They also need tools and processes to ensure that everyone from executives to practitioners practice sound, consistent risk management.

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Inherent Risk vs. Residual Risk Explained in 90 Seconds

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