Tools for Empowering Continuous Monitoring in Cybersecurity

Tools for Empowering Continuous Monitoring in Cybersecurity

Continuous control monitoring relies heavily on various processes to ensure that cybersecurity platforms are effective and up-to-date. Regular audits and cybersecurity risk assessments form the backbone of these processes, involving internal and external reviews to evaluate the effectiveness of security controls. These assessments help identify control gaps and areas for improvement, ... Read More
A Practical Approach to FAIR Cyber Risk Quantification

A Practical Approach to FAIR Cyber Risk Quantification

In the ever-evolving world of cybersecurity, managing risk is no longer about simply setting up firewalls and antivirus software. As cyber threats become more sophisticated, organizations require a robust and comprehensive framework to understand and quantify risk in monetary terms. This is where the Factor Analysis of Information Risk (FAIR) Model ... Read More
Empowering Cyber Risk Modeling with Risk Remediation

Empowering Cyber Risk Modeling with Risk Remediation

The practice of cyber risk management is cyclical. You start by assessing your cyber risk environment. That step includes identifying risks and classifying them in buckets. Then, you take the identified risks and measure the potential impact. This means quantifying them financially using risk assessment methodologies, like the FAIR model ... Read More
NIST CSF 2.0 Updates in CyberStrong

NIST CSF 2.0 Updates in CyberStrong

The National Institute of Standards and Technology’s Cybersecurity Framework (CSF) is known in cybersecurity as the gold standard framework for cybersecurity and risk guidance; it can assess and improve an organization’s ability to prevent, detect, and respond to cyber threats. Considering the evolving nature of the cybersecurity industry, NIST has ... Read More
Building Cyber Resilience: Insights into NIST CSF 2.0

Building Cyber Resilience: Insights into NIST CSF 2.0

After several years of deliberation and collaboration with industry experts, NIST has released the newest version of the NIST CSF. The NIST CSF 2.0 builds on the draft version released in September 2023. NIST has made several changes to the cybersecurity framework in response to the changing security and threat ... Read More
Building Cyber Resilience: Insights into NIST CSF 2.0

Building Cyber Resilience: Insights into NIST CSF 2.0

After several years of deliberation and collaboration with industry experts, NIST has released the newest version of the NIST CSF. The NIST CSF 2.0 builds on the draft version released in September 2023. NIST has made several changes to the cybersecurity framework in response to the changing security and threat ... Read More
How to Perform Cyber Risk Analysis with CyberStrong

How to Perform Cyber Risk Analysis with CyberStrong

In today's hyper-connected world, where data is the lifeblood of businesses and individuals alike, the threat of cyberattacks looms large. From sophisticated malware infiltrations to targeted phishing schemes, the landscape of cyber threats constantly evolves, demanding proactive measures to manage cyber risks. This is where cyber risk analysis emerges as ... Read More
Cyber Risk Quantification Framework: A Beginner's Guide

Cyber Risk Quantification Framework: A Beginner’s Guide

In an era dominated by interconnected systems and the ever-expanding digital landscape, cyber risk has transcended mere technical jargon to become a paramount concern for individuals, businesses, and governments alike. Large regulatory bodies have rolled out new regulations, like the SEC Cybersecurity Rule or the updated NIST CSF 2.0, to ... Read More
How Cyber Risk Management Tools Have Evolved

How Cyber Risk Management Tools Have Evolved

In the ever-expanding digital landscape, businesses continually embrace many technologies to stay competitive and agile. However, this rapid adoption often leads to a complex web of disparate tools, giving rise to what is known as technology sprawl. As organizations grapple with the challenges posed by this intricate network of technologies, ... Read More
The Complications of Cyber Risk Quantification

The Complications of Cyber Risk Quantification

In an era where digital landscapes are expanding unprecedentedly, the need for robust cybersecurity measures has become more critical than ever. As organizations strive to safeguard their digital assets, Cyber Risk Quantification (CRQ) emerges as a linchpin in the overarching strategy for effective cybersecurity. But what exactly does CRQ entail, ... Read More