Rep. Jim Langevin (D-RI), a pioneer of cybersecurity legislation and oversight in Congress and an advocate for FAIR™, announced that he won’t seek re-election this year after 11 terms.
The board of the FAIR Institute sent a letter to Gary Gensler, Chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission, calling for the SEC to direct disclosure of top cyber risks in financial terms as a “critical means to better understand the impact of cybersecurity events
Bob Dooling, Director, Security Risk, for Redox, a provider of secure exchange of healthcare data, took a path to FAIR™ quantitative risk analysis starting from the frontlines of cybersecurity as a penetration tester, then made the move to cyber risk management. At each career stop, he felt something was missing
2021 was another standout year for the FAIR Institute, as we continued to spread and expand the message of FAIR™ (Factor Analysis of Information Risk), even if still through virtual events. With the community now over 12,000 members worldwide, we are poised for an extremely successful 2022!
Zach Cossairt, Information Risk Program Manager at Equinix, the global data centers company, spent nine years on active duty as a member of the U.S. Navy Submarine Force. During his time at sea, he was responsible for aggregating and analyzing data from intelligence sources
The FAIR Institute announced the winners of the annual Excellence Awards for 2021, honoring three leaders in advancing the discipline of measuring and managing cyber and operational risk:
Here it is - the agenda for the 2021 FAIR Conference (FAIRCON21), to be held virtually on October 19 and 20. This year’s theme is “Managing Risk and Building Resilience,” and we designed every session to give you actionable insights
Phillip Mahan, Director, IT Privacy, Risk and Compliance at Serta Simmons Bedding likes to explain risk with an analogy to flipping a coin. You may think the heads vs. tails odds are 50-50, but they could be 33% if the coin lands on its side. In fact, they could be 25% if a bird flies by and grabs the coin in the air.
The 2021 FAIR Conference will shift from a hybrid conference to a fully virtual event on the same schedule, October 19 and 20. Although the FAIR Institute team was excited to offer an in-person conference this year, our decision was to put the health and safety of our members and attendees first.
Talk about convergent evolution - Michael Rich, Director of IT Security, Infrastructure, and Operations at Motion Picture Industry Pension & Health Plans (MPI) in Studio City, CA, created his own quantitative risk analysis system that’s close to FAIR™