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Australia-based InfoSec Exec on Overcoming Risk Quantification Challenges

Deepa Bradley, a global transformation senior executive chats with us about risk quantification – challenges, solutions, and future plans

In this week’s episode of the Business of Infosec podcast, our host Michelle Ribeiro is joined by Deepa Bradley, a Global Transformation Executive with experiences as a member of Protiviti’s cyber leadership team, and a leader of the cyber security team for the UK Government. Together they walk through Deepa’s journey into cyber and her experiences on risk quantification.

In the discussion this week:

  • Breaches can affect a country’s entire population, resulting in loss of services and impacting processes and scheduling
  • The formula that can estimate the dollar figure of those impacts
  • Some of the key risk quantification challenges and successful ways to overcome them
  • How to mature the organisation’s capabilities and strengthen the cyber posture in times of high risk
  • Advice for leaders wanting to articulate risk quantification
  • How the board, cyber and risk teams can work together to avoid being caught unaware