At FAIRCON 2018, keynote speakers described FAIR as a quantitative risk analysis “movement” to change the way industry measures and manages risk. Deep, ongoing frustration in business and government circles with the seeming inability of increased cybersecurity spending to stop… Continue reading
The ability to perform effective Vulnerability Risk Management (VRM) is an important marker of IT security maturity. Why? Managing the flow of vulnerabilities in complex IT environments is a major challenge. So is recognizing, categorizing, and prioritizing IT security risks.… Continue reading
Interest in blockchain has skyrocketed, with many believing the technology to be as transformational as the Internet itself. Blockchain’s promise boils down to two related propositions: first, that it can enable vast decentralized populations to collaborate and transact business; second,… Continue reading
Dan Beckett and Dan Blum from Security Architects Partners will be speaking at the Factor Analysis of Information Risk (FAIR) Institute Chicago Chapter meeting.
When: Thursday, October 5, 2017, 3:30 – 5 PM CDT
Where: Northern… Continue reading
Agile risk management – is it even possible? This is our second of two posts ruminating on agility versus security. Today, you’ll see that an agile risk management framework like the one in the figure below is feasible, and that… Continue reading