The Politics of Risk Tolerance

December 13, 2012 7:00pm EST

A Politics of Information Security Webcast.

This webcast will focus on how risk tolerance is decided within an organization and the processes and politics of risks assumption. Topics to be covered include:

  • How risk tolerance is decided within an organization
  • Informal to formal risk tolerance model
  • How and who can assume risk
  • Risk assessment and risk assumption linkages
  • Competing Drivers
  • Business unit versus enterprise risk


Craig Shumard, Principal, Shumard and Associates, retired CISO, Cigna
Dennis Brixius, VP of risk management and CSO, McGraw Hill
Tim Callahan, Senior VP, enterprise business continuity and information assurance, SunTrust
Catherine Rees, CISO, Dow Jones & Company
Marcus J. Ranum, CSO, Tenable Network Security

Download Webcast