FAIR Institute Blog

Low-Cost Ways to Start a Quantitative Cyber Risk Management Program

[fa icon="calendar'] Jan 19, 2022 4:05:22 PM / by Erin Macuga posted in Guides & Tips

[fa icon="comment"] 0 Comments

Good news for organizations interested in adopting quantitative risk analysis  but can’t commit much budget or resources: You can begin the FAIR™ cyber risk quantification journey without significant capital investment or a dedicated team. Here’s how:  

Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]

4 Ways to Use FAIR Cyber Risk Analysis for Business Decisions

[fa icon="calendar'] Jan 18, 2022 10:11:49 AM / by Jeff B. Copeland posted in Guides & Tips

[fa icon="comment"] 0 Comments

Factor Analysis of Information Risk (FAIR™) quantifies cyber and technology risk in financial terms and lifts communication about cyber risk up from technical “maturity” ratings or subjective red-yellow-green rankings to the financial language that business leadership can understand.

Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]

The FAIR Institute’s 8 Most Popular Blog Topics Published in 2021

[fa icon="calendar'] Dec 28, 2021 12:15:32 PM / by Jeff B. Copeland posted in Guides & Tips

[fa icon="comment"] 0 Comments

Judging by the most popular new blog posts published in 2021, FAIR Institute members are interested in the frontiers of thought on risk but also the day-to-day techniques and habits for steady improvement of risk analysis and management. Here are the eight biggest attention-getters

Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]

Jack Jones on Log4j: Take these Steps to Prepare for the Next Zero-Day Exploit

[fa icon="calendar'] Dec 22, 2021 8:40:24 AM / by Jack Jones posted in Jack Jones, Guides & Tips

[fa icon="comment"] 0 Comments

The Apache Log4j security vulnerability uncovered recently is every cybersecurity defender’s nightmare - a zero-day exploited in a practically ubiquitous software library. Because zero-day exploits aren’t going away anytime soon, it’s important for organizations to increase their resilience to this type of change in the risk landscape.  

Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]

Beginner Webinar: How to Start a FAIR Quantitative Risk Analysis Program – Finding Data and Use Cases

[fa icon="calendar'] Sep 20, 2021 1:31:37 PM / by Jeff B. Copeland posted in Guides & Tips

[fa icon="comment"] 1 Comment

Tony Martin-Vegue, San Francisco Chapter Co-Chair, member of the quant risk team at Netflix, and one of the best FAIR™ educators we know, leads a webinar designed to answer the two most common questions from beginners at Factor Analysis of Information Risk: 

Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]

After the Meris IT Botnet Attacks, Assess Your Risk from DDoS with FAIR Analysis

[fa icon="calendar'] Sep 17, 2021 10:33:11 AM / by Jeff B. Copeland posted in Guides & Tips

[fa icon="comment"] 0 Comments

Krebs On Security, the website of security researcher Brian Krebs…banks and post offices in New Zealand…Internet infrastructure provider Cloudflare…Russian Internet search company Yandex – all slammed in recent weeks

Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]

4 Small Steps to Get Started with Risk Quantification

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 5, 2021 9:36:32 AM / by Tim Wynkoop posted in Guides & Tips

[fa icon="comment"] 0 Comments

I previously wrote a blog post, My Risk Problem and How I Solved Itabout how the lightbulb finally went on after learning FAIR™ - I realized that you can’t build a risk management program with just inherent and residual risk.  

Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]

Watch the ‘Women in Cyber Risk’ Webinar on Building a Satisfying Career in Information Security and Risk Management

[fa icon="calendar'] Jun 23, 2021 3:20:25 PM / by Jeff B. Copeland posted in Guides & Tips

[fa icon="comment"] 0 Comments

Women at any stage of a career in cyber risk, and especially young women considering the career, will find in this webinar many helpful tips on successfully navigating a male-dominated profession

Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]

Analyze the Risk of Ransomware – 5-Step Guide for Quantitative Analysis

[fa icon="calendar'] Jun 16, 2021 2:14:47 PM / by Jeff B. Copeland posted in Guides & Tips

[fa icon="comment"] 0 Comments

In a recent webinar “Ransomware, Colonial Pipeline: A FAIR Perspective” RiskLens expert Cary Wise and Mike Radigan, a cyber risk management executive for a Fortune 100 company

Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]

Video: How to Turn Your Risk Register Items into Risk Scenarios You Can Quantify with FAIR

[fa icon="calendar'] Feb 17, 2021 8:07:00 AM / by Jeff B. Copeland posted in Guides & Tips

[fa icon="comment"] 1 Comment

Here’s a step-by-step look at how an experienced FAIR™ analyst starts with nebulous concerns that may fill your risk register now – items like Privileged Access Management, The Cloud, Data Breach – and shapes them into risk statements to set up a FAIR analysis.  

Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]
LEARN MORE

Subscribe to Email Updates

417NjDVYgtL._SX404_BO1204203200_.jpg
Learn How FAIR Can Help You
Make Better Business Decisions

Recent Posts