Factor Analysis of Information Risk (FAIR) has emerged as the standard Value at Risk (VaR) framework for cybersecurity and operational risk.
The FAIR 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 FAIR Institute and its community focus on innovation, education and sharing of best practices to advance FAIR and the information risk management profession.
Aug 21, 2018 9:33:38 AM
Do you want to hear from and network with the best in cyber and operational risk management?
The 2018 FAIR Conference is going to be a powerful event that brings together the world’s top FAIR practitioners. Below are just some of the great speakers that you will meet and hear from at the conference. And for more information, check out our full FAIRCON18 Agenda!
Aug 20, 2018 2:30:36 PM
Have you ever looked at the results of a FAIR risk analysis and wondered what's the probability that a loss will hit the max? Or looked at the results and tried to answer how much risk you are comfortable with? If so, the new Loss Exceedance Charts introduced in the latest release of FAIR-U are your answer.
Aug 16, 2018 7:00:00 AM
The FAIR Institute, in partnership with RiskLens, RSA, and RiskRecon, is launching the 2018 Risk Management Maturity Survey, an opportunity for cyber and information risk professionals to rate their risk management practices and benchmark their organizations against their peers.
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 >>
Aug 22, 2017 8:00:00 AM
Yes, this is Cyber Risk 101, but risk analysis vs risk assessment is common confusion, so let Jack Jones explain it in an excerpt from his book Measuring and Managing Information Risk: A FAIR ApproachRead 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 >>