The Open Group Security Forum Initiates Development of Risk Management and Analysis Taxonomy

SAN FRANCISCO , June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The Open Group, a vendor -- and technology-neutral consortium focused on open standards and global interoperability within and between enterprises, today announced that the organization's Security Forum has...


About The Security Forum

The Security Forum works to raise industry confidence levels by defining technical standards and guidelines to counter the whole range of security risks and vulnerabilities, and also addresses business and technology perspectives. Covering all aspects of information security in open systems environments, including risk management, governance (including audit and compliance), confidentiality, integrity, accountability, non-repudiation, copy-protection, availability, privacy, policy, best practice and frameworks for legal and regulatory issues at global as well as national levels. Further information on The Security Forum can be found at http://www.opengroup.org/security/.

About The Open Group

The Open Group is a vendor-neutral and technology-neutral consortium, which drives the creation of Boundaryless Information Flow(TM) that will enable access to integrated information within and between enterprises based on open standards and global interoperability. The Open Group works with customers, suppliers, consortia and other standard bodies. Its role is to capture, understand and address current and emerging requirements, establish policies and share best practices; to facilitate interoperability, develop consensus, and evolve and integrate specifications and open source technologies; to offer a comprehensive set of services to enhance the operational efficiency of consortia; and to operate the industry's premier certification service. Further information on The Open Group can be found at http://www.opengroup.org.

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