Regulators state managers should understand their firm's risks, risk assessment is the traditional approach to enabling this understanding. This work identifies 9 trends in information risk and provides recommendations for consideration by risk analysts and security managers when assessing risks. This edition provides readers the opportunity to obtain (no additional cost) softcopy of an approx. 50 slide PowerPoint presentation of the contents of this ebook. It is the authors hope that the slides will be of use when adapted for info risk presentations to managers, stakeholders and others.