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Jeff B. Copeland

Jeff B. Copeland is the Content Marketing Manager for RiskLens.

Recent Posts

The Equifax Data Breach: Lessons to Learn

Posted September 11, 2017 by Jeff B. Copeland

The massive exfiltration of data from Equifax—Social Security numbers and more vital information on perhaps 143 million persons—serves a chilling notice.

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Disaster Planning: Put Numbers on Your Risk

Posted August 29, 2017 by Jeff B. Copeland

The fast-rising waters from Hurricane Harvey that submerged Houston show how important it is to have business continuity plans ready – and right.

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Evolve Your Organization to Cyber Risk Economics: A Mini-Guide

Posted August 24, 2017 by Jeff B. Copeland

You’ve learned about the FAIR model and its highly practical and productive way of analyzing risk and now you can never look at a risk heat map without seeing all the guesswork that went into it.  

You’d like to bring risk quantification (and a more business-driven approach to risk in general) to your organization.

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Join Us at The FAIR Conference in October

Posted August 14, 2017 by Jeff B. Copeland

RiskLens invites you to two days of immersion in the most advanced thinking on risk management, at a limited-attendance event with some of the smartest folks in information security: The FAIR Conference 2017, October 16-17 in Dallas.

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Risk News & Trends: Risk Analysis of Your Boss; Insider Threat Survey; FAIR for Banks

Posted August 11, 2017 by Jeff B. Copeland

What we’re reading this week from the world of technology and operational risk management...  

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Hire a CISO Quick. New York Cybersecurity Regulations Deadline Coming.

Posted August 9, 2017 by Jeff B. Copeland

August 28 is the first of the rolling deadlines to comply with the New York Department of Financial Services (DFS) new and far-reaching cybersecurity regulations for companies licensed under the state’s banking, insurance and financial services laws. 

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Risk News & Trends: Disclosures Go Up; Petya Bites Profits; Cut Your Breach Costs

Posted August 4, 2017 by Jeff B. Copeland

What we’re reading this week from the world of technology and operational risk management...  

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How to Ensure Your IT Risk Committee Speaks the Same Language

Posted August 4, 2017 by Jeff B. Copeland

Many large organizations have an Enterprise Risk Committee or Operational Risk Committee looking out broadly over the risk landscape. But forward-thinking organizations also empower an IT Risk Committee (reporting to either of those super committees).

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How CIOs Can Teach Technology Risk to CEOs: A Mini-Guide

Posted July 26, 2017 by Jeff B. Copeland

The 2017 CEO Survey by Gartner found that the corporate leaders rank profit growth as their #1 goal, naturally, but ranked technology-driven business change as #2. Forty-two percent call their businesses “digital first”. Yet 53% of those surveyed could not name a clear metric for digital success.

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Cyber Attacks Hit the Bottom Line in 2017 [Updated]

Posted July 19, 2017 by Jeff B. Copeland

This is the year, 2017, that cyber threats broke down the boardroom door and confronted board directors with the ugly reality that cyber risk could quickly escalate to operational risk, market risk and even enterprise risk.

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