Reputation loss can kill a company; just look at the Weinstein Co., once a leading independent film studio, that went broke after 60+ actresses accused Harvey Weinstein of sexual harassment and assault. The resulting lawsuits and cancelled deals made the company unsaleable even after Weinstein exited.
An interview with James Lam, Director at E*TRADE Financial, and Chair of the firm’s risk oversight committee, offers some timely advice for an era when cybersecurity has risen to the top of the agenda in the boardroom
The North Carolina chapter of the FAIR Institute launches with a meeting on Thursday, February 22, in Charlotte, co-chaired by La’Treall Maddox of Cisco Systems, Inc., along with David Sheronas from Bank of America. La’Treall is Strategy Risk Manager for Cisco’s Security & Trust Organization (S&TO), and the leading FAIR evangelist at the company, which is making a major push on risk quantification;
For a quick introduction to cybersecurity law, take a listen to a new webcast from Evolver, a FAIR-powered consultancy that specializes in legal tech, cyber insurance and other info-risk concerns.
On his recent FAIR Institute Cyber Risk Workgroup Call (membership required), FAIR model creator Jack Jones fielded this question: If you had to judge an organization in terms of how well it manages risk using just one metric, what one metric would you use?
If you practice risk management in a regulated industry, particularly finance, you’ll want to watch this video of a discussion at the recent FAIR Conference 2017 in Dallas that brought together veteran regulators from the Federal Reserve and Office of Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), plus an insurance company attorney and privacy officer.
Welcome the United Arab Emirates to the FAIR Institute’s global network—the Abu Dhabi Chapter holds its first meeting this week, thanks to the work of organizer Osama Salah.
FAIR leaders from Walmart, Chevron and Hewlett Packard Enterprise sat down with FAIR creator Jack Jones for a panel discussion at the recent FAIR Conference 2017 to talk over the unavoidable mindset changes that go along with successfully introducing the FAIR risk model to an organization.
“It’s relatively rare that you get security leaders and board members together on a panel to talk about things,” says Wade Baker, who moderated “What CISOs Need to Tell the Board About Cyber and Technology Risk” panel discussion at FAIR Conference 2017.