Configurable Types and Values

Asset Values

You can assign descriptions for None, Low, Medium, and High asset values by selecting the Options / Asset Value value menu, and clicking on the Value to be updated.

Asset Types

By default, CAIRIS databases are pre-defined with Information, Systems, Software, Hardware, and People asset types.

You can add a new asset type by selecting the Options / Asset Types menu and clicking on the Add button. You should then enter an asset type name and description, before clicking the Create button.

Existing asset type name and descriptions can be modified by clicking on an asset type to be updated, making the required changes, and clicking on Update.

A selected asset type can be deleted by clicking on its delete button. Although possible, we do not recommend deleting the standard asset types that come with CAIRIS.

Other Types

You can add a selection of types associated with risk and architectural models appropriate sub-menu in the Options, and clicking on the Add button. You should then enter a name, score, description, and score rationale before clicking on the Create button.

Existing values can be modified by clicking on the to be updated, making the required changes, and clicking the Update button.

A selected type can be deleted by clicking on its delete button.