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Risk Assessment Methods

We offer the following ISO/IEC 27001 Courses:




What are Risk Assessment Methods? Understanding how to effectively assess risk may be a challenge for many industries. The risk assessment methods: OCTAVE, EBIOS, and MEHARI, will provide you with the sufficient knowledge on how to successfully identify and assess risk in your organization.

OCTAVE – Operationally Critical Threat, Asset, and Vulnerability Evaluation were developed by the Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT), and it was funded by the US Department of Defense. This risk assessment tool is used to help prepare organizations for security strategic assessments and planning for their information.

EBIOS - Expression des Besoins et Identification des Objectifs de Sécurité, was developed by the French Central Information Systems Security Division. The goal of this risk assessment tool is to assess and treat risks with an IS, which would result in assisting the management decision-making, and guide stakeholders to find a mutual set of discussions.

MEHARI - Methode Harmonisee d’Analyse de Risques, was developed by CLUSIF, a non-profit Information Security organization. The goal of this risk assessment tool is to mostly to provide guidelines for ISO/IEC 27005 Implementation and analyze scenario-based risks landscapes for short-long term security management. Benefits of Risk Assessment Methods Being certified against Risk Assessment Methods helps you:

  • To learn the concepts, methods, and practices allowing an effective risk management based on ISO 27005

  • To put into practice the requirements of ISO 27001 on information security risk management

  • To develop the skills needed to perform a risk assessment with the OCTAVE, EBIOS, and MEHARI techniques

  • To obtain the ability to effectively guide organizations on the best practices in information security risk management

  • To obtain the ability to effectively implement and manage an continuing information security risk management process

Course Study Options

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In Person Training Locations

  • Doha, Qatar

  • Lusail, Qatar

  • Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

  • NEOM, Saudi Arabia

  • Dubai, UAE

  • Abu Dhabi, UAE

  • Manama, Bahrain

  • Kuwait City, Kuwait

  • Ras Al Khaimah, UAE

  • Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

  • Casablanca, Morocco

  • Muscat, Oman

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