Measuring And Managing Information Risk: A Fair Approach by Jack Freund

Measuring And Managing Information Risk: A Fair Approach

byJack Freund, Jack JonesEditorJack Freund

Paperback | August 22, 2014

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Using the factor analysis of information risk FAIR methodology developed over ten years and adopted by corporations worldwide, Measuring and Managing Information Risk provides a proven and credible framework for understanding, measuring, and analyzing information risk of any size or complexity. Intended for organizations that need to either build a risk management program from the ground up or strengthen an existing one, this book provides a unique and fresh perspective on how to do a basic quantitative risk analysis. Covering such key areas as risk theory, risk calculation, scenario modeling, and communicating risk within the organization, Measuring and Managing Information Risk helps managers make better business decisions by understanding their organizational risk. Uses factor analysis of information risk FAIR as a methodology for measuring and managing risk in any organization. Carefully balances theory with practical applicability and relevant stories of successful implementation. Includes examples from a wide variety of businesses and situations presented in an accessible writing style.

About The Author

Dr. Jack Freund is an expert in IT risk management specializing in analyzing and communicating complex IT risk scenarios in plain language to business executives. Jack has been conducting quantitative information risk modeling since 2007. He currently leads a team of risk analysts at TIAA-CREF. Jack has over 15 years in IT and technolo...

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Title:Measuring And Managing Information Risk: A Fair ApproachFormat:PaperbackDimensions:408 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:August 22, 2014Publisher:Butterworth (trade)Language:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0124202314

ISBN - 13:9780124202313

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Extra Content

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Introduction

Chapter 2: Basic Risk Concepts

Chapter 3: The FAIR Risk Ontology

Chapter 4: FAIR Terminology

Chapter 5: Measurement

Chapter 6: Analysis Process

Chapter 7: Interpreting Results

Chapter 8: Risk Analysis Examples

Chapter 9: Thinking about Risk Scenarios Using FAIR

Chapter 10: Common Mistakes

Chapter 11: Controls

Chapter 12: Risk Management

Chapter 13: Information Security Metrics

Chapter 14: Implementing Risk Management