Security risks are proliferating at an astonishing rate. More than 60,000 known vulnerabilities and over 29,000 vulnerability exploits may be in use today. Attackers don’t even need to be tech savvy to breach your environment; they can find free exploits on the Internet or buy malware kits.
As your company has grown, so has your risk profile. Staying ahead of risks to your IT assets can be overwhelming (as you well know). Have your security tools, budget, and team size kept pace with your need to address risks to assets? Probably not. Instead, as your organization expands the services it requires to remain competitive, you’ve had to find ways to do more with the same resources.
Building a better risk management program takes less time than you might think. All you need to do is establish an effective process for identifying, remediating, and tracking risks to assets. With those basic elements place, you can adopt increasingly advanced techniques at a pace that makes sense for your organization. This ebook explains the fundamentals that underpin effective asset risk management. It then walks you through several advanced techniques that can enhance your program.