Posted October 31, 2018 by Jeff B. CopelandIn an article just published on the SecurityWeek website, Communication Is Broken Between CISOs and the Rest of the Business, RiskLens CEO Nick Sanna takes CISOs to task for failing to upgrade their communication skills, as senior management and boards increasingly focus on cybersecurity concerns.
Posted October 26, 2018 by Jeff B. CopelandIn a recent survey of board members by PwC, 82% said that cyber threats had moved from an IT issue to one that would drive overall strategic change for their companies. It’s an evolutionary change in board attitudes
Posted October 18, 2018 by Jeff B. CopelandThe Journal’s WSJ Pro Cybersecurity’s Cyber Daily newsletter took a look at Charles Schwab Corp.’s rollout of Factor Analysis of Information Risk, the FAIR model that powers the RiskLens platform – and liked what it saw.
Posted October 9, 2018 by Jeff B. CopelandCorporate governance expert and RiskLens board member James Lam tells the Wall Street Journal’s Cyber Daily (subscription required) that CISOs and CIOs should stop reporting on cyber risk with “silly” metrics like attempted malware attacks
Posted September 28, 2018 by Isaiah McGowanAs an industry we have a history of focusing on things around risk but not explicitly addressing risk; when we do that we are NOT doing “risk-based” anything.
Posted September 21, 2018 by Teresa SuarezBias. Discrimination. Unfairness. What do all three words have in common? I’ll give you some hints, they all: Have negative connotations Exhibit prejudices Could be attributed to heat maps
Posted September 18, 2018 by Jeff B. CopelandRiskLens CEO Nick Sanna has a bad news/good news message for CISOs, just published on the SecurityWeek website: Expectations for CISOs Have Changed.
Posted September 11, 2018 by Steve TabacekIncreasingly, I hear this question from clients: I’m sold on the value of risk quantification and the transformative power of cyber risk economics – but how do I sell this new message to my board of directors?
Posted August 30, 2018 by Jeff B. CopelandListen (on demand) to this webinar, led by veteran RiskLens risk consultant Rachel Slabotsky, for a quick, high level introduction to the FAIR model for cyber risk quantification, along with a look at some use cases for the RiskLens application that solve the problems we most often hear about from clients.
Posted August 28, 2018 by Jeff B. CopelandIn a new article on the SecurityWeek website, Cyber Risk = Business Risk. Time for the Business-Aligned CISO, RiskLens CEO Nick Sanna writes that this era of heightened awareness of cybersecurity should be a great opportunity for CISOs to command the attention of top brass but “it’s also a challenge that many infosec pros won’t be prepared for.”