Five Data Types to Consider When Conducting a Risk Assessment

Following the enthusiastic response to their “Get Smarter About Disaster Response — Five Resolutions For 2018” podcast earlier this year, Mitch Mayne and Loren Dealy Mahler are back to take a more in-depth look at the first resolution on their list: conducting a risk assessment.

Whether your organization is reviewing its current incident response policies and procedures or building something new, a risk assessment is the logical place to start. After all, you must know exactly what assets and data types need protecting in order to allocate your resources appropriately.

Listen now to learn about the five distinct data types your enterprise may hold or interact with, and why performing an effective risk assessment means widening your lens to view how a data breach might affect your organization’s reputation and business processes as well as its security posture.

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