The FAIRTM (Factor Analysis of Information Risk) cyber risk framework has emerged as the premier Value at Risk (VaR) framework for cybersecurity and operational risk. The FAIRTM Institute is a non-profit professional organization dedicated to advancing the discipline of measuring and managing information 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 cyber risk framework and the information risk management profession.
Jul 26, 2021 4:09:10 PM
Get ready to show off your FAIR Institute pride! We are excited to announce the launch of FAIR Wear, the FAIR Institute shop. This is our brand new online store where members can purchase some swag to show their commitment to our mission.
Jul 21, 2021 7:45:00 AM
Be a part of the 2021 FAIR Conference at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center near Washington, DC, October 19-20. We are looking for in-person speakers who are experts in quantitative risk management, cyber risk and operational risk, and who are ready to share their knowledge with their peers
Jul 20, 2021 10:47:43 AM
A new white paper from the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), “Rethinking Risk for the Future”, argues that “accountancy is playing an increasingly larger role in navigating organizations through the urgent problems and interconnected risks
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 >>