Assess Your Digital Risk in Minutes
The RSA® Digital Risk Index
The RSA® Digital Risk Index
Are you struggling to gauge how much risk your organization faces from digital transformation?
Take our quick self-assessment, and in a matter of minutes, you'll have a much clearer understanding of your digital risk exposure.
The RSA Digital Risk Index walks you through a series of questions and asks you to evaluate your organization against a variety of digital risk factors. Based on your answers, the tool calculates your organization's exposure and highlights specific focus areas where you can take immediate action. Sound good? Then let's get started.
Please evaluate your organization on a scale of 1 to 100 against the following digital risk factors:
Now we'd like to ask you a few quick questions about your organization's capabilities for managing digital risk. (We define digital risk as the new and often unexpected consequences of digital transformation, digital business practices and adoption of related technologies.) This won't take long. You'll have your results shortly.
On a scale of 1 to 100, please evaluate your organization's capabilities for managing the following areas of digital risk:
Results: Digital Risk Challenges
Your Score: Minimal
Companies with minimal challenges face fewer obstacles to managing digital risk due to the smaller size, scope and complexity of their businesses. To stay ahead of digital risk challenges, establish cost-effective practices that allow your organization to manage these risks proactively, with fewer resources.
Your Score: Moderate
Companies with moderate challenges face some obstacles in managing digital risk. To overcome these challenges, develop effective practices that reduce risk while balancing effort with return on investment.
Your Score: Significant
Companies with significant challenges face obstacles in managing digital risk due to various complexities in their businesses. To overcome these obstacles, focus on broad program elements that are effective, efficient and maintain a solid level of flexibility so your organization can adjust its controls based on changing risks.
Your Score: Serious
Companies with serious challenges face the most obstacles in managing digital risk due to the size, scope and complexity of their organizations. To overcome these obstacles, establish an extensible risk management program that takes into account your organization and industry's complicated and volatile risk landscape.
Your calculated risk for each area of digital risk:
|Cybersecurity||Business Resiliency||Data Governance and Privacy||Cloud|
|Identity and Access Management||Third-Party Governance||Process Risk/ Operational Risk||Compliance|
Results: Your Practices vs. Your Risk
The table below shows how your organization's digital risk management capabilities stack up against the various risk factors. The graph to your right highlights areas where your risk management practices may be misaligned with the overall potential risk your organization faces.
Your risk practices compared to your risk exposure:
|Business Resiliency||Business Resiliency||0|
|Data Governance and Privacy||Data Governance and Privacy||0|
|Identity and Access Management||Identity and Access Management||0|
|Third-Party Governance||Third-Party Governance||0|
|Process Risk/ Operational Risk||Process Risk/Operational Risk||0|
Results: Digital Risk Factors
Your exposure to digital risk factors:
|Geographic Scope||Compliance Requirements|
|External Parties||Business Resiliency Requirements|
|Business Complexity||Technical Complexity|
|Device and User Footprint||Technology Profile|
|Data Profile||Cloud Usage|
Results: How Risk Factors Contribute
Impact of Risk Factors on Each Area of Digital Risk
The chart on the right illustrates the contribution that each of the 10 digital risk factors have on each of the eight areas of digital risk. It's basically a graphical representation of the formulas the Digital Risk Index uses to calculate each area of risk. Hover over the colors in the bars to see the weighting for each risk factor across the eight risk areas.
Digital Risk Index: Recommendations for You
We've identified the areas where your risk exposure is either significantly or moderately greater than your organization's current capabilities for handling it. We recommend starting your digital risk management journey by making one of these areas a priority. These resources will give you practical tips for addressing each area.
Congratulations! Your organization's risk management practices seem well-aligned to the exposure you face from digital risk. We recommend you continue to invest in these practices and continually evaluate your digital risk exposure. Remember: risks change as your business evolves, so risk management should be an active program and security should be a strong part of it. Return to the RSA Digital Risk Index if aspects of your digital risk management changes.