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.
May 28, 2020 7:30:00 AM
The 2020 FAIR Conference (FAIRCON2020), the premiere global quantitative risk management conference, will be held digitally on October 6 & 7 (Tues. and Weds.).
May 27, 2020 10:18:06 AM
Get your highlighters ready – find a stack of Post-it notes – the FAIR Institute is putting on a summer book club to read and discuss the FAIR™ book, Measuring and Managing Information Risk
May 21, 2020 7:34:00 AM
Board directors and senior executives are obligated to govern their organizations’ cyber risk management efforts. To this end, they are being educated by such organizations as the NACD or the Big 4 on foundational concepts of information security and cyber risk management.
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 >>
Nov 19, 2019 2:36:00 PM
It's official: NIST has formally published FAIR as an Informative Reference to the NIST CSF, the most widely used cybersecurity framework in the U.S, a major milestone in the history of FAIR. This...Read More >>