MODULE 5

Risk Management

Risk management is an important concern within the information security profession. You may have heard of risk associated with specific business pursuits as well, such as the insurance and banking industries. There is also inherent risk associated with the healthcare industry and almost any other market segment you could think of. In all industries, there is risk involved with the operation of systems and processing of data, but our focus in this module involves risk from an information security perspective. Risk management is the process of managing risk associated with information security. In this module, we’re going to discuss the fundamental concepts of risk as it pertains to security, and we’ll discuss some of ...

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