In an article just out on FedScoop, Why government is slow to endorse frameworks for quantifying cybersecurity risk, Dave Nyczepir reports that, while qualitative, red-yellow-green approaches risk still dominate, the move to FAIR-based, quantification-driven risk management is well underway among federal agencies – actually, despite the FedScoop headline, at high speed by the cautious standards of the federal bureaucracy. The article quotes FAIR Institute Chairman Jack Jones and President Nick Sanna extensively.
RESTON, Va., Aug. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Global consulting firm Protiviti has joined the FAIR Institute community as a Founding Sponsor in Advisory Services. The strategic sponsorship includes collaboration on thought leadership materials and sponsorship of FAIR's annual Risk Management Maturity Benchmarking Study, its FAIR conference and various chapter events throughout the next year.
Prestigious Award Recognizes Efforts to Fundamentally Change Security Industry's View of Risk
80% of the Fortune 10, 75% of Fortune 50 and 30% of Fortune 1,000 Now Represented by FAIR Institute Members
RESTON, Va., Dec. 17, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The FAIR Institute, an expert, nonprofit organization led by information risk officers, CISOs and business executives to develop standard, quantitative information and operational risk management practices, announced today that membership now surpasses 4,000 people across 87 countries worldwide.
Originally published on Globe Newswire October 18, 2018
PITTSBURGH, Oct. 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The FAIR Institute, an expert, nonprofit organization led by information risk officers, CISOs and business executives to develop standard information/cyber security and operational risk management practices, recognized three risk management leaders this week during its annual FAIR Conference (FAIRCON18) in Pittsburgh.
Originally published from Global Resilience Federation on October 15, 2018.
Reston, VA USA – October 15, 2018 – Global Resilience Federation (GRF) and The FAIR Institute announced today they have formed a new strategic partnership which will enable GRF members to quantify cyber risk and ascribe a currency value to the unique cyber risk surface of each member organization. Through the partnership, the FAIR Institute - via its Technical Advisor and accredited FAIR Training organization, RiskLens - will offer GRF members discounted training on the globally recognized standard for risk quantification. The agreement also supports a pathway to FAIR certification, and the development of cyber risk quantification programs for GRF member organizations.
This press release was originally posted on GlobalNewswire on September 26, 2018.
RESTON, Va., Sept. 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The FAIR Institute, an expert, nonprofit organization led by information risk officers, CISOs and business executives to develop standard information and operational risk management practices, will be hosting its annual FAIR Conference (FAIRCON18) as a movement central for “cyber risk economics,” the revolutionary approach to measuring and managing information risk enabled by the Factor Analysis of Information Risk (FAIR) model. The conference will be held October 16 and 17 in Pittsburgh, PA, co-hosted by Carnegie Mellon University’s Software Engineering Institute and Heinz College of Information Systems and Public Policy, world centers for information security studies.
This press release was originally posted on PR Newswire by CyberVista on August 8, 2018.
WASHINGTON, Aug. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- CyberVista, a cybersecurity training and workforce development company, announced at Black Hat USA 2018 a series of launches and partnerships cementing its place as the leader in cybersecurity training.
Cyber-security isn't just about detecting and preventing threats; it's also about understanding risk, according to RSA Chief Technology Officer Zulfikar Ramzan.