The Cyber Exposure Awareness Toolkit
Perform Your Cyber Exposure Analysis - the first step towards understanding and managing your cyber exposures.
About This Toolkit
Cyber Exposure Analysis is the first step towards understanding and managing your cyber exposures.
The analysis begins by your completing a brief survey which you find inside when you sign up. The survey is then e-mailed to us where it will be processed using our proprietary algorithm against our database creating an analysis of your cyber exposure awareness.
As part of the analysis the report includes suggested next steps to improve your cyber security. A very sound way to begin to get your arms around your cyber exposures.
Who This Toolkit Is For?
This toolkit is designed for all who have an interest, or concern, regarding cyber threats to gain a broader view and understand that cyber threats are not just a technical issue.
- Board members and C level executives could certainly gain in having a broader understanding of the threats their organization faces.
- IT managers and staff would gain an understanding of the wide range of threats their organizations face and the need to reach across the organization to communicate and assist.
- Cyber threat practitioners can gain by having additional information that will assist their efforts in gaining support and resources.
If you are concerned that your organization is approaching cyber threats in a comprehensive manner and not just playing cyber wack-a-mole, you need to complete this survey.
Doug Nagan has over fifty years experience in computer and information technology. Currently he is working with clients on projects involving business and IT strategic issues. He most recently created, with a Philadelphia law firm, Kleinbard LLC, a family of cyber risk exposure management protocols.
The protocols, Frigate for general business use, and Summa for higher educational institutions, provide a strategic overview of organizations' cyber risk exposures with recommendation for appropriate actions to address the potential risks.
Doug has assisted clients, including the U.S. Air Force, assess risks in manufacturing, finance, IT and supply chains. Results have included direct savings of over $100 million and the avoidance of potential risks of equivalent value through assessment of existing operational and implementing suggested improvements.
His experience includes: business analysis, business continuity, information technology, merger consolidation, operations and process improvement, project and program management, risk assessment and management, and sourcing strategy. Clients range from start-ups to Global 25 corporations across eight industries.
Doug founded Nagan Research Group in 2009 to pursue research in cyber risk. In 1992, Doug founded and led International Resource Management, Inc. for 16 years to provide high level strategic guidance to corporate clients and to pursue the development of several technologies that he had invented. He currently holds U.S. Patent 5,818,400 for a new display technology.
Prior to 1992, Doug held executive positions in John Wiley & Sons, The Boston Company and Commercial Union.
Education: BS in Electrical Engineering – Lafayette College
MBA course work – New York University
Life Member IEEE and The Computer Society
Publications: eERM – effective Enterprise Risk Management 2011 ISBN 978-1460980446; eCEM –effective Cyber Exposure Management 2012 ISBN 978-1478183785; The Case for a National Preparedness Standard and Metric, presented at the IEEE-HST conference in May 2007
"The course was very useful and I have a much better and clearer understanding of cyber risk exposure. It is well presented and hits all the right notes. A good framework which I will be incorporating into our bank branch in Australia"
- Vijay Poobathy, Risk & Compliance Office, Australia