Introducing the FAIR Controls Analytics Model™ | FAIR-CAM™

The New Standard for Measuring Effectiveness of Cybersecurity Controls

Jack Jones builds on the FAIR model for risk quantification with FAIR-CAM for modeling and quantifying the value of controls and controls systems for risk reduction.

What is the FAIR Institute?

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.

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Bob Kolasky, who runs the National Risk Management Center in CISA, gave the FAIR Conference 2021 a briefing on CISA’s Systemic Cyber Risk Reduction Venture, an effort to manage and reduce cyber risks to critical infrastructure.

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With all the time and money that infosec professionals invest in controls – implementing, patching, auditing, policy promulgation, etc. – you’d think they would be driving control stacks like finely-tuned machines.

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If you’re introducing FAIR™ and cyber risk quantification to your organization, look at this presentation from the 2021 FAIR Conference by Cedric De Carvalho, Cyber Risk Manager at Richemont International SA

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