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Frequently Asked Questions about FAIR™ Training

[fa icon="calendar'] Jan 23, 2020 9:11:00 AM / by Cayman Ward posted in FAIR

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The FAIR™ Enablement Specialists (FES) team connects Institute members with the resources they need to build quantitative risk management programs, from educational materials to local and national events (like the annual FAIR Conference) to getting advice on best practices from FAIR experts and the FAIR community (like the LINK discussion platform). 

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RSAC20 Seminar: A FAIR™ Approach to Cyber and Technology Risk Measurement

[fa icon="calendar'] Jan 23, 2020 7:11:00 AM / by Luke Bader posted in FAIR, Events

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RSA Conference 2020 included FAIR™ among one of the top ten trends in cybersecurity, based on the 2,400 speaker applications for this year. The RSAC 2020 Trend Report’s #7 trending theme “Frameworks, Frameworks, Frameworks” covered FAIR and the NIST CSF (which this year added FAIR to its recommended resources).  

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How to Combine NIST CSF and FAIR™ to Drive Better Cyber Risk Decisions – Watch this Webinar on Demand

[fa icon="calendar'] Jan 22, 2020 11:24:50 AM / by Luke Bader posted in FAIR, Risk Management

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In this webinar sponsored by our technical advisor, RiskLens, hundreds of your peers in cybersecurity and risk came to get answers to some burning questions.

How do I get more value from the NIST CSF Framework?

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COSO ERM’s Cyber Risk Guidance Recommends FAIR™ – Interview with ERM Authority James Lam

[fa icon="calendar'] Jan 16, 2020 9:45:00 AM / by Jeff B. Copeland posted in FAIR

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In another milestone for acceptance of FAIR™ and cyber risk quantification, COSO has issued its first guidance document on applying the COSO Enterprise Risk Management Framework to cyber risk management – and included a reference to the FAIR model

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FAIR™ Fundamentals Training Course Is a Must-Do in 2020

[fa icon="calendar'] Jan 16, 2020 8:02:37 AM / by Luke Bader posted in FAIR, Events

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We are hosting multiple FAIR™ Analysis Fundamentals Training Courses throughout the year and across the country. Take advantage of one of these excellent opportunities to work with expert trainers in person

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Jack Jones’ 2019 Insights on Building a Cyber Risk Management Program – and Outrunning the Bear

[fa icon="calendar'] Jan 9, 2020 7:30:00 AM / by Jeff B. Copeland posted in Risk Management, Jack Jones

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“Thought leadership” is a term that gets used loosely but Jack Jones, creator of Factor Analysis of Information Risk (the FAIR™ model) and Chairman of the FAIR Institute has been out in front of the profession for years patiently pointing out the limitations of conventional, qualitative risk analysis

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Jack Freund’s Radical Proposal: Admit You Probably Will Get Breached

[fa icon="calendar'] Jan 7, 2020 7:30:00 AM / by Jeff B. Copeland

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In a new article for Threatpost, Jack Freund, PhD, co-author of the FAIR™ book Measuring and Managing Information Risk, makes the radical proposal that organizations issue a “cyber risk prospectus” much like an investment prospectus that warns “past performance is not an indicator of future results.  

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Geoji Paul of Centene and Nathan Thomack of Emerson on What to Expect in Your FAIR™ Journey

[fa icon="calendar'] Jan 6, 2020 12:38:05 PM / by Geoji Paul and Nathan Thomack posted in FAIR, Risk Management, FAIR Conference 2019

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Where are you at on your FAIR™ journey? Everyone has to start somewhere and often starting is the hardest part. Maybe you are FAIR trained and trying to figure out how to take the first step, maybe you use qualitative methods and still want to improve your program

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NIST CSF Adds FAIR™, Videos from FAIR Conference 2019, and More Top 5 Topics of Our Blog in 2019

[fa icon="calendar'] Dec 31, 2019 10:12:53 AM / by Jeff B. Copeland posted in FAIR, Risk Management, FAIR Conference 2019

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To judge from the most-read topics of the year, FAIR Institute blog readers were focused on keeping up with the risk quantification movement and learning all they could about FAIR™ best practices. Leading off the list were the two big events of the year, the 2019 FAIR Conference and the addition of FAIR to the NIST CSF

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Win Converts to FAIR™. Quote Jack Freund’s Manifesto in the ISACA Newsletter

[fa icon="calendar'] Dec 24, 2019 6:30:00 AM / by Jeff B. Copeland posted in FAIR

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If you need a concise manifesto to convince others in your organization of the need for FAIR™ cyber risk quantification – particularly in budget-setting season—Jack Freund, PhD, co-author of the FAIR book Measuring and Managing Information Risk, has written it, just out in the ISACA Newsletter.  

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