Join leading information risk, cybersecurity and business executives to collaborate on the development and the sharing of industry-leading best practices for quantifying and managing information risk.
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.
Apr 19, 2018 9:30:00 AM
“Your organization has data regarding umpteen thousand unpatched vulnerabilities…So what? What decisions need to be made?” FAIR Institute Chairman Jack Jones asked an audience at the RSA Conference this week
Apr 12, 2018 9:00:00 AM
As a former auditor, I understand the value a control has for an organization, a process or an application. But, I’ll be honest I used to think a control was one dimensional. It didn’t really matter what the control protected, if the control wasn’t functioning properly or configured exactly to a ‘T’, it was failing.
Apr 10, 2018 9:00:00 AM
In September, 2017, the FAIR Institute launched the FAIR University Curriculum with the goal of helping to fill a void in the industry by assisting academia in building information risk management programs and developing the next generation of cyber risk executives.
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 >>
Jun 29, 2016 7:30:00 AM
What are the must have resources for people new to operational and cyber risk? This list outlines what books I would recommend to new analyst or manager.
They’re not ranked by which book is best....