FAIR Institute Blog

CFO.com: FAIR Is “What Good Looks Like in Cybersecurity”

5 Steps to Improve Your Quantitative Risk Management Program in 2021

FAIR Beginner's Guide: What Do the Numbers Mean?

Common Sense: The Underrated Skill in FAIR Analysis

New ISACA White Paper Advises CISOs to Report Cyber Risk to the Board with FAIR

2021 Is the Year of Operationalizing Cyber Risk Quantification

Interview: Jack Jones Talks Lessons of 2020 – and New Research on Controls-to-Risk Mapping, Coming in 2021

FAIR Institute Top 12 Blog Posts of 2020

Video: How Netflix Rethinks Cyber Risk Analysis with FAIR (FAIRCON2020)

Be Prepared for 2021 – Start FAIR Risk Quantification Training Today with Our Best Prices of the Year

Enhancing HIPAA Risk Assessment with FAIR at Cambia Heath (FAIRCON2020 Video)

Video: How to Rapidly Triage Issues with FAIR to Focus on What Matters Most (FAIRCON2020)

Sponsored Webinar: New Capabilities from RiskLens Make FAIR Analysis Faster and Easier

FAIRCON2020 Video: Implementing FAIR Risk Management at DoorDash at ‘1,000 Miles a Minute’

How to Factor Worst-Case Cyber Events into Risk Analysis - Jack Freund on the Cyentia "Xtreme" Report

Video: FAIR Risk Analysis for Daily Decision Support at Major Healthcare and Retail Organizations (FAIRCON2020)

3 Steps to Combine MITRE ATT&CK and FAIR to Focus Cyber Risk Management

Considering FAIR? We Provide Executive Briefings Tailored for Your Organization

Harvard Survey Finds FAIR Top Cyber Risk Quantification Choice

How to Win Buy-in for a FAIR Quantitative Risk Management Program

Gartner’s Khushbu Pratap on the Drivers for Cyber Risk Management and Digital Transformation (FAIRCON2020 Video)

FAIRCON2020 Video: How Cimpress Prioritizes NIST CSF Activities with FAIR and the MITRE ATT&CK Framework

FAIRCON2020 Video: How Highmark Health Combines FAIR and HITRUST for Better Cyber Risk Management

FAIR Institute Reaches 10,000 Members in Less than 5 Years

FAIRCON2020 Video: DOE and NASA on Building A Quantitative Risk Management Program in the Federal Government

12 Bits of Advice from FAIR Veterans to New FAIR Evangelists

Video: Douglas Hubbard on Optimizing Your Risk Analysis Team (FAIRCON2020)

FAIRCON2020 Panel: How FAIR Can Help Better Integrate Cyber Risk with ERM (Video)

FAIRCON2020 Video: Deputy Comptroller Kevin Greenfield on What the OCC Expects from Banks in Cybersecurity Risk Management and Reporting

Pro Tips for Presenting Results of a FAIR Analysis

What CISOs Should Tell Boards about Cyber Risk – 5 Insights from FAIRCON2020 (Video)

We Agree with Phil Venables that “Cybersecurity Budget Benchmarks Are a Waste of Time” – Better to Focus on Outcomes

5 Tips from CISOs on Making the Move to Quantitative Cyber Risk Management (FAIRCON2020 Video)

FAQ’s about Cyber Risk Disclosure Answered by SEC Cyber Enforcement Chief Kristina Littman at FAIRCON2020 (Video)

How to Find Data for Every One of the FAIR Factors – Wade Baker’s Talk at 2020 FAIR Conference (Video)

FAIR Institute Announces 2020 Winners of Annual Excellence Awards at FAIR Conference

FAIR Institute and HITRUST Plan Integration of FAIR Standard and HITRUST CSF

FAIRCON2020 Day Two: Gray Rhinos, “FrankenSMEs”, Gartner Forecasts and Advice from FAIR Experts at DOE and E*TRADE Close Out the Cyber Risk Quantification Event of the Year

FAIRCON2020 Day Two Keynote Conversation: Jack Jones and ‘Gray Rhino’ Author Michele Wucker on How to Help the Business Make the Right Decisions on Risks They Struggle to See

FAIRCON2020 Day One: From Reporting to the Board to Triaging Risks - Tips and Insights from Goldman Sachs, Netflix, the SEC, Cigna and More Pioneers of Cyber Risk Quantification

FAIRCON2020 Keynote Discussion: 6 Pieces of  Wisdom from Jack Jones and Phil Venables on What Makes for Better Quantitative Cyber Risk Management

FAIRCON2020 Preview: Defending the US in Cyberspace, with Rep. Mike Gallagher and Chris Inglis, Solarium Commission

Hear from C-Level Security Executives and Officials at the 2020 FAIR Conference on Quantitative Cyber Risk Management

Attend FAIRCON2020 to Meet Expert Partners to Help You Operationalize FAIR at Your Organization

FAIRCON2020 Preview: Real-Life Examples of Reporting to the Board with FIS Global and Protiviti

Meet a FAIRCON2020 Speaker: Cody Scott of NASA on Building A Quantitative Risk Management Program in the Federal Government

FAIRCON2020 Preview: Prioritizing NIST CSF Activities with FAIR - Richard Barretto, Cimpress

Meet a FAIRCON2020 Speaker: Shelley Leibowitz (Director, E*TRADE, MassMutual) on Helping the Board with Cyber Risk Oversight

Thanks for Recommending Cyber Risk Quantification, Wall St. Journal. Now Let Us Introduce You to FAIR

FAIRCON2020 Preview: How to Become a Business-Centric CISO – Omar Khawaja, Highmark Health

FAIR Institute Orientation Webinar: Start Your Journey to Quantitative Cyber Risk Management Here

Meet the Members Podcast: Michael Kromm and Michael Meis, Launching the Kansas City FAIR Institute Chapter

FAIRCON2020 Preview: BCP Bank’s Harold Marcenaro on Supporting Digital Transformation with Quantitative Risk Management

Meet a FAIRCON2020 Speaker: Wade Baker Leads a Presentation on Better Data for Better Decisions

Sponsored Webinar: RiskLens Introduces Rapid Risk Assessment Capability

FAIR Institute Summer Book Club Final Meeting - All 6 Chapter Guides to the FAIR Book Are Right Here

How FAIR Helped Me Rethink 3 IT Audit Questions

A FAIR Beginner’s Guide to FAIRCON2020

Write for the FAIR Institute Blog! Call for Blog Post Submissions

Are You a "Play It Safe" or "Get It Right" Risk Analyst? Take the Test, Learn Your Habits

Using FAIR to Understand Change in Resilience Risk – Guide and Webinar from Protiviti

FAIR Institute Summer Book Club Part 5 – Reading the FAIR Book Together – This Week: Controls and Common Mistakes

How to Set Goals for a Cyber Risk Management Program and Integrate with ERM – Tips from the DOE

NISTIR 8286 Second Draft: Strong Focus on Risk Quantification for Aligning Cyber and Enterprise Risk Management

Tony Martin-Vegue’s Recipe for Passing the OpenFAIR Exam

5 Key Ways FAIR Changes Cybersecurity Paradigms

Watch the Webinar: How Financial Risk Quantification Can Help Federal Agencies Better Integrate Cybersecurity Risk and ERM

FAIR Institute Summer Book Club Part 4 – Reading the FAIR Book Together – This Week: A Walk through a Sample Risk Analysis

2020 FAIR Conference Agenda: Speakers from E*TRADE, Netflix, Energy Dept, ‘Gray Rhino’ Author and Many More, Oct. 6-7

ISACA’s New Risk IT Framework “More Closely Aligned with FAIR,” Jack Jones Finds

Honoring Excellence in Information and Operational Risk Management: Submit Your Nominations for the 2020 FAIR Awards!

ISSA Forms Strategic Alliance with FAIR Institute, Expanding Educational Resources to the Cyber and IT Community

AFERM and FAIR Inst. Webinar: How Federal Agencies Achieve Risk-Based Cybersecurity

FAIR Institute Summer Book Club Part 3 – Reading the FAIR Book Together - This Week: Analysis Process and Results

Key Terms in Cyber Risk Analysis – Test Your Knowledge

Starting Off on the Right Foot: How to Clearly Define a Risk Scenario Statement for FAIR Analysis

Why Rationale Is Crucial in Cyber Risk Quantification

Microsoft Promotes FAIR™ Analysis for Cloud Security Risk

FAIR Institute Announces New Membership Tiers

NACD Cyber Risk Oversight Handbook Endorses Quantification, Cites FAIR - with Help from FAIR Inst. Members Nick Corzine and Ben Havelka of Centene

FAIR Institute Summer Book Club Part 2 – Reading the FAIR Book Together

FAIR Institute Partners with RiskLens to Provide Free FAIR Training to Historically Black Colleges and Universities

NASA’s Risk Management Handbook Shares the Spirit of FAIR™ and Quantitative Risk Analysis

You DO Have Enough Data for a Quantitative Risk Analysis

The 2020 FAIR Conference Is Going Virtual. Submit Your Presentation Today to Speak at FAIRCON2020!

Introducing the FAIR Institute Summer Book Club – Let’s Read & Discuss the FAIR Book Together

Five Questions the Board Should Ask the CISO

Primary vs. Secondary Loss in FAIR™ Analysis: What's the Difference and Why It Matters

How FAIR™ Can Help the US Federal Government Better Prioritize and Right-Size Its Cybersecurity Investments

ISACA Journal Case Study: ‘Building a Rock-Solid ERM Culture on FAIR™’

Webinar: Jack Jones on Changing Executive Priorities and Investments in Security with Risk Quantification

In Hard Times, Remember the 3 F’s of Quantified Cyber Risk Analysis

Sponsored Post: RiskLens Announces New Solutions to Keep Risk Under Control with Lower Security Budgets, Greater Challenges from COVID-19

Webinar: Jack Jones on Lessons for Cyber Risk from Military ‘Situational Awareness’

NIST's Advice: Integrate Cyber Risk with Enterprise Risk Using FAIR™

Why NIST 800-300 and CVSS Are Not Enough for Effective Risk Management - Jack Freund

Drawing FAIR™ Conclusions from Cyentia’s Information Risk Insights Study (IRIS)

Free FAIR™ Fundamentals Training for University Students and Professors

FAIR™ Institute Local Chapters Moving to Virtual Events to Continue Education on Cyber Risk Quantification

Watch These Videos of FAIR™ Experts from RSA Conference 2020

Amazon S3 Bucket Data Breaches – a FAIR™ Risk Analysis

FAIR™ Analysis Case Study Webinar: Decrease Risk from Employees Working at Home

Cyberspace Solarium Commission Proposes Amending Sarbanes-Oxley to Include Cybersecurity

Time to Review Your Insurance Protection with a FAIR™ Approach, Says Chip Block

Video: Jack Jones and ‘Gray Rhino’ Author Michele Wucker Talk Why We Don’t See Risks Coming

Vote Today: FAIR™ Nominated as “Cyber Risk Model of the Year” in the Advisen Cyber Risk Awards for Second Year in a Row

From a FAIR™ Institute Perspective, COVID-19 Isn’t a Black Swan. It’s a Gray Rhino

Meet a Member Podcast: Michael Kenney, Freddie Mac, Starting with FAIR™ from the Operational Risk Side

Jack Jones on How the COVID-19 Pandemic Is Likely to Affect Cybersecurity Programs

Poll: FAIR™ Institute Members Say Work from Home Will Be Top Risk Category in Business Continuity Planning

Video: How FAIR™ Cyber Risk Analysis Showed the Way to 3 Risk Reduction Wins for Fannie Mae

Podcast: Jack Freund on the Role for FAIR™ Risk Analysts in Business Continuity Planning for Coronavirus

Video: How Ascena Retail Transferred Millions in Risk to 3rd Party Vendors, and More Wins from Its FAIR™ Program

3 Key Values of FAIR™ Risk Analysis (and 3 Reasons Your Organization Should Use It)

You Attended the FAIR™ Seminar at RSA Conference 2020 – Here Are Next Steps to Start Your FAIR Program

Meet the Members Podcast: Paris Chapter Leaders Tom Callaghan and Christophe Foret, Co-Founders of C-Risk

Submit Your Presentation Today to Speak at FAIRCON20!

RSAC 2020 Report – Big Turnout for 2 FAIR Seminars, Breakfast Advice on Starting a FAIR™ Program from Jack Jones and Fannie Mae, Ascena Retail CISOs

Calibrated Estimation for FAIR™ Cyber Risk Quantitative Analysis - Explained in 3 to 4 Minutes

FAIR Institute Announces New Partnership with Cisco Systems, Inc.

Meet a Member Podcast: Alex Rogozhin, Building a FAIR™ Program Bottom Up at Truist

See You at RSA Conference 2020 with Many FAIR™ Events on the Agenda

Shopping for Cyber Loss Data

Meet the Members Podcast: Nathan Thomack and Nick Corzine, Launching the St. Louis FAIR™ Institute Chapter

'Why Is the Healthcare Industry Still So Bad at Cybersecurity?' Let's Start with Risk

Webinar on Demand: How Fannie Mae Integrates FAIR™ Cyber Risk Analysis and Threat Intel

4 Rules for a Successful Quantitative Cyber Risk Analysis

Meet a Member Podcast: Chris Golden, Director of Information Security at Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey

Tips to Prepare for the Open FAIR™ Certification Exam

Cyber Risk Management Maturity Benchmark Survey Results Show Where There’s Room to Improve

NY Fed’s Dire Warning on Cyber Shock to the Banking System – Jack Jones’ FAIR™ Response

Frequently Asked Questions about FAIR™ Training

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

2019 FAIR Institute Growth Leads to the Launch of Three New Local Chapters

FAIRCON19 Video: Integrating Cyber Risk into ERM with Experts from BlackRock, DTCC, Freddie Mac

Unprecedented Presence for FAIR™ and Cyber Risk Quantification Coming at RSA Conference 2020

FAIRCON19 Video: Managing Third-party Cyber Risk with RiskRecon, Horizon Blue Cross, and Cyentia Institute

(Video) Meet a Member: Robert Immella, Senior Information Security Risk Analyst, KeyBank

FAIRCON 19 Video: How MassMutual Closes the Risk Management Loop with FAIR™

3 Lessons We Learned from Our Introduction of FAIR™ at Swisscom

Save The Date and Secure Your Budget for the 2020 FAIR Conference!

Listen to the Webinar: 3 Steps to FAIR™ Program Success at Highmark Health

Register for the 2019 Risk Management Maturity Benchmark Survey Results Webinar

FAIRCON19 Video: Use Case Panorama – FAIR™ Practitioner Success Stories from BB&T, Swisscom, Fidelity Investments and Daimler Mobility

(Video) Meet a Member: Brandon Myers, Risk Management and Corporate Security Architect, Mastercard

NIST Maps FAIR to the CSF - Big Step Forward in Acceptance of Cyber Risk Quantification

FAIRCON19 Video: Tips on Building a Cybersecurity Program with a Risk Management Framework & FAIR

FAIRCON19 Video: CISOs from Fannie Mae, Highmark Health, Department of Energy, and Premise Health Talk FAIR Cyber Risk Quantification

(Video) Meet a Member: Daniel Davis, Security Analyst at Lyft

Second Thoughts on Secondary Loss in FAIR.  What Are Your Thoughts?

Federal Reserve Cyber Risk Workshop to Discuss FAIR in Charlotte, NC, Nov. 20, with Jack Jones on Panel

(Video) Meet a Member: Peter Higgins, Director, InfoSec Risk Management, Tyler Technologies

Watch the FAIRCON19 Video: Doug Hubbard on Overcoming the Myths of Cyber Risk Measurement

(Video) Meet a Member: Keith Weinbaum, Enterprise Risk Management Architect, Quicken Loans

Gartner’s John Wheeler: Many Organizations Using IRM and FAIR to Achieve ‘Techquilibrium’

Watch the Video from FAIRCON19: Perfecting a CISO Board Presentation with James Lam and Chris Inglis

Health IT Security Interviews Highmark Health’s Omar Khawaja on How FAIR Drives Security Processes

Watch the Video: Jack Jones FAIRCON19 Keynote “Risk Management Programs that Actually Work”

Watch the Video: Congressional Cybersecurity Leader Jim Langevin to FAIRCON19: “You Are Moving the Country to a Better Place”

(Video) Meet a Member: Annie Lavoie, Director, IT Risk Management, BDC

FAIRCON19 Media Coverage Gets the Message Out about ‘Rethinking Risk Management’

FAIR Institute Announces 2019 Winners of Annual Excellence Awards at FAIR Conference

FAIR Conference 2019 Day 2: Advice on 3rd Party Risk, Pitching the Board, ERM, IRM and Messy Data from Doug Hubbard, Gartner and More

FAIRCON 2019 Day One: Tips on Starting and Evolving a Risk Management Program from B of A, DOE, Quicken Loans and More

Jack Jones FAIRCON19 Keynote: "Enabling Risk Management Programs that Actually Work"

Jack Jones Honored with SC Media Reboot Leadership Award

All-in-One Matrix: Regulatory Compliance Risk Assessment Overview - Updated with NIST CSF + FAIR

No Time to Talk Cyber Risk, Senior Executives Say

See You at the 2019 FAIR Conference Next Week (a Few Seats Still Available)

Creating a Cyber Risk Intelligence Framework with FAIR – Jack Freund in ISSA Journal

‘How to Measure Anything’ Quantification Expert Douglas Hubbard to Speak at 2019 FAIR Conference

FAIR Institute Briefs Congressional Staff at ‘Cyber Day on the Hill’

Three Reasons You Should Get FAIR Certified

Jack Freund in ISACA Blog: Stop Telling Yourself Risk Management Stories

Managing a Cyber Risk Program in an Ever-Evolving Threat Landscape

NIST CSF and FAIR Integration at Cimpress Called “Success Story” by NIST

FAIR Book Co-Author Jack Freund’s Advice on 3rd Party Risk in New ISACA White Paper

Participate in the 3rd Annual 2019 Risk Management Maturity Benchmark Survey

Congressional Cybersecurity Leader Rep. Jim Langevin to Speak at 2019 FAIR Conference

5 More People You’ll Meet at the 2019 FAIR Conference in September

FedScoop: “Increasingly, Federal Agencies Are Joining Industry” in Cyber Risk Quantification

Jack Jones: Quit Blaming Executives for Cybersecurity Problems

Why the FAIR Model…A 4-Point Primer on FAIR to Share with Your Organization

Aggregating Expert Opinion: Simple Averaging Method in Excel

Protiviti Joins FAIR Institute as Founding Sponsor in Advisory Services to Advance the Use of Risk Quantification

[Video] 4 Tips for Starting Your FAIR Program from Musso Shaikh of Fannie Mae

FAIR Institute Launches FAIR Enablement Program

Capital One Breach Shows Cybersecurity Is “Lost in Noise”,  Jack Jones Tells New York Times

GAO Grades Federal Agencies ‘Fail' on Cyber Risk, Accelerating Movement to FAIR

3 Tips on How to Talk to SMEs about Cyber Risk Quantification

Targeting Cybersecurity Investment - a FAIR Approach

‘Healthcare Innovation’ Profiles Highmark FAIR Program: ‘Cybersecurity and Business Align’