We’re taking a look at different types of threats to our business systems, the ways we think about them, and how to mitigate them.
If your business, whether it be for cyber, financial, regulatory, or operational risks has not adopted a structured approach to Risk Management, you may be allocating scarce resources chasing the wrong “worst” things that can go wrong.
We’re happy to announce the release of BALLAST 4.0, which includes many exciting new features and enhancements that will help you mature your security program. As an administrator, visibility into control gaps is essential in identifying areas needing increased focus in your organization. With this latest release, BALLAST gives you more visibility into control gaps
It’s true. A risk assessment is not a gap assessment, nor is a gap assessment a risk assessment. Ok, so you maybe you already knew that. So, why are we pitting them against each other in this post? Mainly to highlight that those of us in the risk space are quick to point out that risk assessments are
Every cybersecurity professional I know enjoys diving into the latest reports and industry trends—it’s all part of staying ahead of things that can threaten our businesses and careers. Those of us involved with risk management love to think about what can go wrong and then work to help our organizations build strategies to address risks
Assessment of controls, their level of implementation, and their effectiveness are all essential to risk assessment. BALLAST’s flexible architecture already helps you assess controls from a myriad of frameworks to understand the degree to which those controls affect risk, but now we are extending the functionality to give you more insight into possible compliance gaps.