Join Robert Smallwood for an in-depth discussion in this video Risk assessment, part of Introduction to Information Governance.
- [Voiceover] Risk Assessment and Mitigation…in Information Governance.…Risk is the "effect of uncertainty on objectives"…according to the International Organization…for Standardization.…If we look at our Information Governance Reference Model,…in risk assessment this focuses on security and privacy,…which a key impact area of…the Information Governance Reference Model.…We'll show you a straightforward eight-step plan…for information risk assessment.…This is a template which you can modify to suit your needs.…Information risk assessment and mitigation.…
The first step you need to do…is determine your legal and regulatory requirements.…This is a compliance risk that we're looking at.…Research laws and regulations.…In the United States you may use…a records retention citation service.…Or simply go to the US Code of Federal Regulations, the CFR,…which also is online as the e-CFR,…which is convenient but it's not quite official copy…of the formal Code of Federal Regulations.…There are federal, provincial, state,…and local laws to comply with.…
Information governance (IG) helps organizations minimize information risks and costs while maximizing its value. IG is about security, control, and optimization of information. Learn the basic tenets of the emerging field of IG, beginning with definitions and concepts. Robert Smallwood explains the basics of IG and identifies key areas where an IG program will make a difference. He shares proven strategies, methods, and best practices for ensuring the ongoing success of your IG program.
- The definition of information governance
- The principles and best practices of information governance
- Why invest in information governance?
- The three-part IG framework
- Policies for email, social media, mobile, and cloud computing