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 20, 2021 1:30:00 PM
Jack Jones, creator of Factor Analysis of Information Risk (FAIR™), the standard for quantitative analysis of cyber risk, introduced a new model, the FAIR Controls Analytics Model (FAIR-CAM™), for quantitative measurement of controls efficacy for risk reduction.
Oct 20, 2021 12:30:00 PM
The FAIR Institute announced the winners of the annual Excellence Awards for 2021, honoring three leaders in advancing the discipline of measuring and managing cyber and operational risk:
Oct 20, 2021 7:30:00 AM
The 2021 FAIR Conference kicked off two days of intensive presentations, case studies and panel discussions exploring every angle of the topic most on the mind of CISOs and risk managers this year: resilience.
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 >>