Risk Management and Information Systems Control: IT Risk Assessment

by Kevin Henry

This course outlines the process of risk assessment, the follow up to the risk framing and risk identification processes done previously. This will help you understand the entire risk management process and prepare for ISACA's CRISC examination.

What you'll learn

This course addresses the third part of the risk management effort, the assessment and prioritization of risk. This will ensure that management is provided complete and accurate information required to make the appropriate risk response decision. You will learn the process of risk assessment including threat and vulnerability identification, analysis of impact and likelihood of risk, and the process of communicating risk to management. As a candidate for the CRISC examination, it is essential to have a solid understanding of risk assessment.

Table of contents

Course Overview
2mins
Key Topics and the Learning Objectives
7mins
Risk Identification vs. Risk Assessment
10mins
Impact of Culture on Risk
13mins
Risk Areas to Consider
11mins

About the author

Kevin Henry is a well-known and respected educator and lecturer in the fields of information security and audit. Kevin uses his more than 30 years of practical experience as a network technician, computer programmer, and information systems auditor to deliver outstanding presentations that make each topic interesting, relevant, and useful. Often described by students as "The best instructor I have ever had," Kevin has the ability to provide quality instruction that engages the audience and provi... more

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