Risk Universe: Information
What is the role of risk register in preparation for potential risks? How the risk weight and impact should be calculated?
Posted: Mar 2012
RISK UNIVERSE ASSET CATEGORY: INFORMATION
1. Lack of information for decision making: Failure to capture or inability to analyse required information impacts ability to plan or operate; available information is unreliable or inaccurate.
2. Loss of Access to Information: Ability to meet business objectives is affected by inability to access information e.g. by software/ server/ network failure, virus introduction; destruction of documents.
3. Unauthorised Access to Information: Business is seriously affected by intrusion to systems by competitors/ hackers/ external users; disclosure through consultants/ contractors/ employees; theft of hardware; theft of or unauthorized access to documents.
4. Information infrastructure design: Inefficiency of information management increases costs; inability to store, manage and communicate information effectively impacts ability to plan or operate.
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