RSA Archer® IT & Security Risk Management

< What it does >

Compile a complete picture of technology-related risks 

Dell Technologies (RSA) is recognized as a Leader in the 2019 Gartner Magic Quadrant for IT Risk Management Solutions. With RSA Archer IT & Security Risk Management, organizations can implement best practices to identify and manage a range of technology-related risks. Capabilities include risk quantification, with robust documentation and reporting to clearly communicate risk posture to the board and business leadership.

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A complete picture of security risks

A complete picture of security risks

Document and report on IT risks and controls, security vulnerabilities, audit findings, regulatory obligations and issues arising from security incidents.

Better communication with the board

Better communication with the board

Use robust reporting features to communicate accurately and confidently with the board and senior management about your organization’s security posture.

Information to set security priorities

Information to set security priorities

Leverage cyber risk quantification and unparalleled security visibility to make informed decisions about prioritizing investments and incident responses.

Streamlined incident and breach response

Streamlined incident and breach response

Make it easier for SOC analysts to focus on the incidents that matter most by documenting relative criticality of IT assets.

< Use cases >


A full complement of use cases for multi-faceted challenges

IT and security policy program management

Establish a scalable, flexible system of governance to manage IT and security policies and ensure alignment with compliance obligations. RSA Archer IT & Security Policy Program Management enables you to document policies and standards, assign ownership and map policies to key business areas and objectives.

Cyber incident and breach response

Centrally catalog organizational and IT assets with RSA Archer Cyber Incident & Breach Response. Establish business context to drive incident prioritization and implement processes to escalate, investigate and resolve declared incidents.

IT controls assurance

Use RSA Archer IT Controls Assurance to assess and report on IT controls performance across assets and automate control assessments and monitoring. Reduce the cost of IT compliance and the risk of compliance-related audit findings by implementing a consistent process for testing IT controls. Establish clear accountability for remediating compliance gaps.

IT risk management

Capture a complete catalog of business and IT assets for IT risk management purposes with RSA Archer IT Risk Management. Leverage the IT risk register, pre-built risk and threat assessment methodologies, IT control libraries and more.

Cyber risk quantification

Quantify your organization’s financial risk exposure to IT and cybersecurity events with RSA Archer Cyber Risk Quantification, which employs the Factor Analysis of Information Risk (FAIR) model for quantitative risk management. Prioritize risk mitigation based on business and financial impact and communicate cyber risk impact to leadership in financial terms.

IT regulatory management

Stay on top of the constantly changing regulatory landscape, meet compliance requirements and reduce risk with RSA Archer IT Regulatory Management. Get an accurate, real-time picture of the state of regulatory compliance across your organization and understand the impact of regulatory changes on your IT assets, IT controls and related business processes.

IT security vulnerabilities management

Offer your security teams a big data approach to identifying and prioritizing high-risk cyber threats. RSA Archer IT Security Vulnerabilities Program enables you to proactively manage IT security risks by understanding asset criticality to business operations and combining those insights with actionable threat intelligence, vulnerability assessment results and comprehensive workflows.

PCI management

Use RSA Archer PCI Management to streamline the PCI compliance process, simplify stakeholder participation and decrease overall compliance effort and cost. Reduce the risk of credit card fraud and identity theft by implementing an effective PCI compliance program and reduce the risk of costly penalties due to non-compliance.

Information security management

Accelerate the ISO 27001 certification process. RSA Archer Information Security Management System (ISMS) allows you to quickly scope your ISMS and document your Statement of Applicability for reporting and verification. Understand relationships between information assets and manage changes to the security infrastructure with a centralized view of your ISMS.

Business context for managing IT and security risks

With digital technology transforming the way organizations operate, compete and succeed, IT and security activities have become an integral part of how business is done, making security risk inseparable from business risk. RSA Archer IT & Security Risk Management not only addresses IT and security risks; it also provides the means to quantify them financially and communicate about them with business leaders.

RSA Archer helps us in this scenario of managing digital risk through allowing us to aggregate all of the metrics or endpoints and present the dashboard of where we're doing well, where we're not, where the gaps are and how we are addressing those gaps.

Donald Rome
SVP, Enterprise Risk Director

First Interstate Bank

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