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Hear Jack Jones Speak at InfoSecWorld 2017

Posted March 22, 2017 by RiskLens Staff


FAIR Institute Chairman Jack Jones speaks at InfoSecWorld in Orlando, Thursday, April 6, on the Risk Management Summit panel.

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The Advantages of Measuring Your Security Risk – Tips from an Expert Panel

Posted March 21, 2017 by Jeff B. Copeland

If you’re about to order a new endpoint security system just because you think you
should have the latest technology—stop, step back from the phone, and consider the advice given at a recent panel at the Dark Reading CyberSecurity virtual conference: Measure your risk so you truly understand your needs.

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Case Study: Data Walking Out the Door. Data Masking Worth It?

Posted March 17, 2017 by Cody Whelan

The CISO knew he had a data leak but he didn’t know how big. He suspected data masking was the solution but he couldn’t make a business case for the investment. Those were the problems RiskLens Risk Consultant Cody Whelan and team set out to solve for this client. (No company names here; we respect our clients’ privacy.) 

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[Video] What's the True Value of Security? Jack Jones Answers

Posted March 6, 2017 by Jeff B. Copeland

In this short video, Jack Jones tackles one of the biggest challenges for information security practitioners: Putting a value on the company assets they protect.

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What You Need To Know About New York's New Cybersecurity Regulation

Posted March 2, 2017 by Paige Pilarski

The New York Department of Financial Services (DFS) made effective on March 1st, 2017 new cybersecurity regulations which will affect the banking, insurance, and financial services organizations it regulates.

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Join Jack Jones & RiskLens at Cyber Risk North America in NYC Mar 14 -15

Posted March 1, 2017 by Tiziana Barrow


Meet with prominent cyber risk players and peers to discuss the challenges and opportunities related to cyber risk at Cyber Risk North America 2017, the financial sector's specialist forum for improving cyber security risk management.

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How to Get Better Risk Analysis Results by Focusing on Probability vs Possibility

Posted February 27, 2017 by Cody Whelan

Trench warfare on the risk analysis front

I am ashamed to admit it, but it’s happened to me before.

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How Cyber Risk Economics Can Help Agency Heads Meet New Accountability Standards

Posted February 24, 2017 by Chris Bryant

The Impending Executive Order (EO)

If you operate in cyber, you’d be hard pressed to miss recent revelations regarding the President’s new EO on cybersecurity.

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RSA 2017: The Case for Business-Driven Security

Posted February 22, 2017 by Nicola (Nick) Sanna

Three things struck me most at this year's RSA Conference:

  1. It keeps growing: 45,000 people attended this year;
  2. The call for business-driven security; 
  3. The continued proliferation of specialized security offerings. 
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RiskLens Takes Gold at ISPG 2017 Global Excellence Awards

Posted February 16, 2017 by Tiziana Barrow

RiskLens was named a winner at the 13th Annual Info Security Products Guide's 2017 Global Excellence Awards in the Risk Management category.

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