Certification of Organizational Management 1.0

C-RM 0 FOCUS AREA OVERVIEW: RISK MANAGEMENT

Submited by: Tom Goddard

The Basics

This focus area emphasizes the organization's responsibility to manage a full array of risks. 

Management Tips

The risks that must be included within the risk management program include legal compliance and IT risks (including business continuity, privacy, security, and data integrity).

Accreditation Tips

The implementation of the risk management program will need to be well-documented and comprehensive.

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