Guide

IT risk management

Introduction

The more your business relies on IT, the more important it is to identify and control the risks that could affect your IT systems. Threats ranging from equipment failure to malicious attacks by hackers have the potential to disrupt critical business systems or open up access to your confidential data.

This guide outlines a systematic approach to identifying, assessing and managing the IT-related risks facing your business. It also explains the role of business continuity planning in dealing with system failures, and how to implement and test an effective plan.