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Stay up to date with the latest news and press releases on RiskLens, the only cyber risk management software purpose-built on FAIR. FAIR is the only international standard Value at Risk (VaR) model for cyber security and operational risk.

DARKREADING - July 11, 2017 

RiskLens Secures $5 Million Series A Equity Investment

High-profile industry commendation results in back-to-back OpRisk award wins for RiskLens, cementing its leadership position as the provider of choice for purpose-built risk quantification solutions.

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MARKETWIRED - June 14, 2017 

RiskLens Awarded Best Risk Analytics Tool at 2017 OpRisk Awards Dinner In London

RESTON, VA--(Marketwired - June 14, 2017)RiskLens, the leading provider of cyber risk quantification solutions, announced it has been judged Best Risk Analytics Tool at the 2017 OpRisk Awards dinner held last night at the Marriott Grosvenor Square hotel in London.

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ITSP MAGAZINE - January 26, 2017

A Dialogue with Jack Jones, Co-Founder and EVP Research and Development, RiskLens

ITSPMagazine: How and why did you enter the field of infosec?

Jones: In the 80s I was a sysadmin for a mid-sized bank. A volunteer was sought to head up a project regarding desktop viruses, and I thought this sounded interesting so I volunteered. I like to create things and solve challenging problems. This seemed important, impactful, and satisfied my desire to do something off the beaten path and explore.

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SC MEDIA - January 17, 2017

How Much Cyberinsurance Is Enough?

Shearer says (ISC)2 recently entered into a partnership with RiskLens, which has developed a cloud-based enterprise risk management product that helps companies determine specific values to a security breach. The product combines modern analytics with the Factor Analysis of Information Risk (FAIR) methodology developed more than a decade ago by RiskLens co-founder Jack Jones.

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DARKREADING - January 3, 2017

Cyberrisk Through A Business Lens

As with any other aspect of operating a business, effectively managing cyberrisk is predicated on making well-informed decisions and then executing reliably within the context of those decisions. With that in mind, boards and senior executives must ensure that their organizations accomplish both.

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BUSINESS WIRE - November 8, 2016

RiskLens Names Dave Sutor CFO, Tiziana Barrow VP, Marketing To Accelerate Growth, Awareness

Reston, Va., Nov. 7, 2016 /Business Wire/ -RiskLens, Inc., the leading provider of purpose-built Cyber Risk Quantification solutions, today announced the appointments of Dave Sutor to Chief Financial Officer, and Tiziana Barrow to Vice President, Marketing, effective immediately. 

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BUSINESS WIRE - October 26, 2016

(ISC)2, RiskLens Announce Business Partnership to Help Members Demonstrate Cybersecurity ROI

Clearwater Fla. and Spokane Wash., Oct. 26, 2016 /Business Wire/ - (ISC)²®and RiskLens, Inc. today announced a business partnership to empower CISOs and cybersecurity professionals to assess the financial impact of their security initiatives and facilitate smarter board-level guidance and decision making.

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THE NEXUS - July 11, 2016

Risk Acceptance At The Executive Level

Many organizations have a process in place whereby executives are authorized to accept risk (i.e., make decisions that expose the organization to unusual amounts of risk).

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RISK.NET - July 4, 2016

Best Cyber Risk/Security Product: RiskLens 

How can you put a figure on cyber risk? Too many businesses struggle to translate what, on the face of it, is an IT problem into a measure of financial risk that can be understood by non-technical executives.

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PRWEB - June 27, 2016

Evolver and RiskLens Partner To Provide Quantified Risk Analysis 

Reston, Va., Evolver, Inc., a technology provider for Federal, Commercial and Legal clients announced today a partnership with RiskLens, a provider of cyber risk software, which will play a major role in Evolver’s revolutionary Cyber Risk Ecosystem. This unique cybersecurity approach helps their clients plan, monitor and execute cyber programs based on a financially quantified approach. 

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BUSINESS WIRE - June 16, 2016

RiskLens Wins Best Cyber Risk Product At 2016 Operational Risk Awards

Reston, Va., June 16, 2016 /Business Wire/ – RiskLens, the premier provider of cyber risk management software, today announced it was awarded Best Cyber Risk/Security Product at the 2016 Operational Risk Awards dinner this week at the Victoria Plaza Hotel in London. 

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BUSINESS WIRE - April 5, 2016

Measuring and Managing Information Risk: A FAIR Approach Inducted into the Cybersecurity Canon at Palo Alto Networks 2016 Ignite Conference

Las Vegas, Nev., April 5, 2016 /Business Wire/ – Measuring and Managing Information Risk: A FAIR Approach, co-authored by Dr. Jack Freund and Jack Jones, today announced it was inducted into the 2016 Cybersecurity Canon, recognizing authors and works of literature that accurately depict the history, milestones, and culture of the modern cybersecurity industry.

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PROPERTY CASUALTY - January 19, 2016
Here come the accountants - the codification of cyber risk

Headline writers and producers of “Shark Tank” want us to believe that all new products and ideas come from rising stars and Silicon Valley grads. Read about how the insurance industry and the accountants are driving the codification of cyber risk in quantifiable terms.

 
 

MARKETWIRED - November 17, 2015
CybeRisk(TM) Announces Go-To-Market Partnership With RiskLens to Launch Complementary Advisory Services

Finjan Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: FNJN) a cybersecurity company, today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, CybeRisk Security Solutions, LTD., a cybersecurity risk advisory services business, ("CybeRisk") has signed a partnership with RiskLens, the premier provider of cyber risk management software. 

 

 

CERT PODCAST - November 9, 2015
How Cyber Insurance Is Driving Risk and Technology Management

Listen to this podcast featuring two RiskLens partners - Evolver and CERT/Carnegie Mellon University -, as they reflect on how the cyber insurance market is driving risk and technology management. RiskLens is mentioned as one of the emerging companies that are helping organizations measure and manage technology risk. 

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PR NEWSWIRE - October 13, 2015
RiskLens Releases Next-Generation Third-Party Risk Assessment Solution

Up to 10 times faster assessments of third party risk management practices  than customary checklists. RiskLens, the premier provider of cyber risk management software is proud to announce the release of 'Cyber Risk Third-Party', a next-generation risk assessment solution for organizations that aim to effectively assess the risk management practices of third parties such as vendors, partners, cyber insurance buyers or acquisition targets. 

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LINKEDIN PULSE - Sep 22, 2015 
Using Open FAIR to Quantify Cybersecurity Loss Exposure

Should business executives treat cybersecurity differently than other risk centers? It must be different, otherwise why it is so hard to answer even simple questions about cybersecurity spending such as what should we spend and what should we spend it on? But, why is this so? This is not rocket science, is it? No, it’s not, but not in the way you are thinking.

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ACT-IAC CYBERSECURITY INNOVATION INITIATIVE - Sep 4, 2015 
What Government Organizations Need to Do to Ensure the Success of their Nascent Cyber Risk Management Initiatives

The Commonwealth of Virginia is taking the lead in mandating a risk-based approach to cybersecurity. Achieving the goals listed in the directive, particularly risk prioritization and developing a risk-based approach to security and mitigation plans, will require the implementation of key risk management initiatives, such as: choosing a standard Value-at-Risk model for manging information risk; moving beyond qualitative assessments of risk; adopting quantitative risk analysis to enable effective prioritization. 

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FIRST NIAGARA PRESS RELEASE - Aug 10, 2015
RiskLens Co-Founder Jack Jones Addresses 2015 Regional Bank Technology Risk Forum

Jack Jones was invited to address a forum of leading regional banks to share insights on new innovations in risk analytics to better identify emerging technology risk and make better informed decisions. Regional banks participating in the event include First Niagara (a current RiskLens customer), BMO Financial Group, Regions Financial Corporation, Comerica Bank, Fifth Third Bank, Key Bank, Synovus, Bank of Montreal, PNC and First Tennessee Bank. 

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RISK MANAGEMENT MONITOR - July 8, 2015
5 Questions Boards and the C-Suite Should Be Asking About Cyber Risk

There is growing concern that corporate boards and senior executives are not prepared to govern their organization’s exposure to cyberrisk. While true to some degree, executive management can learn to identify and focus on the strategic and systemic sources of cyberrisk, without becoming distracted by complex technology-related symptoms, by understanding the organization’s ability to make well-informed decisions about cyberrisk and reliably execute those decisions.

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PR NEWSWIRE - July 7, 2015
CXOWARE Becomes RiskLens, Aligning With Mission To Help Organizations Manage Cyber Risk From The Business Perspective

CXOWARE, the premier provider of cyber risk management software, re-launched today as RiskLens, better reflecting the company’s mission to empower large enterprises and government organizations to manage cyber security risk from the business perspective.

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