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  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 30 November 2016
  • ISBN : 9780128045008
  • Page : 306 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 103 voters

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Security Metrics Management, Measuring the Effectiveness and Efficiency of a Security Program, Second Edition details the application of quantitative, statistical, and/or mathematical analyses to measure security functional trends and workload, tracking what each function is doing in terms of level of effort (LOE), costs, and productivity. This fully updated guide is the go-to reference for managing an asset protection program and related security functions through the use of metrics. It supports the security professional’s position on budget matters, helping to justify the cost-effectiveness of security-related decisions to senior management and other key decision-makers. The book is designed to provide easy-to-follow guidance, allowing security professionals to confidently measure the costs of their assets protection program - their security program - as well as its successes and failures. It includes a discussion of how to use the metrics to brief management, build budgets, and provide trend analyses to develop a more efficient and effective asset protection program. Examines the latest techniques in both generating and evaluating security metrics, with guidance for creating a new metrics program or improving an existing one Features an easy-to-read, comprehensive implementation plan for establishing an asset protection program Outlines detailed strategies for creating metrics that measure the effectiveness and efficiency of an asset protection program Offers increased emphasis through metrics to justify security professionals as integral assets to the corporation Provides a detailed example of a corporation briefing for security directors to provide to executive management

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Security Metrics Management

Security Metrics Management
  • Author : Gerald L. Kovacich,Edward Halibozek
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2016-11-30
  • ISBN : 9780128045008
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Security Metrics Management, Measuring the Effectiveness and Efficiency of a Security Program, Second Edition details the application of quantitative, statistical, and/or mathematical analyses to measure security functional trends and workload, tracking what each function is doing in terms of level of effort (LOE), costs, and productivity. This fully updated guide is the go-to reference for managing an asset protection program and related security functions through the use of metrics. It supports the security professional’s position on budget matters,

Security Metrics

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  • Author : Andrew Jaquith
  • Publisher : Pearson Education
  • Release Date : 2007-03-26
  • ISBN : 0132715775
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The Definitive Guide to Quantifying, Classifying, and Measuring Enterprise IT Security Operations Security Metrics is the first comprehensive best-practice guide to defining, creating, and utilizing security metrics in the enterprise. Using sample charts, graphics, case studies, and war stories, Yankee Group Security Expert Andrew Jaquith demonstrates exactly how to establish effective metrics based on your organization’s unique requirements. You’ll discover how to quantify hard-to-measure security activities, compile and analyze all relevant data, identify strengths and weaknesses, set cost-effective

Information Security Management Metrics

Information Security Management Metrics
  • Author : W. Krag Brotby, CISM
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2009-03-30
  • ISBN : 1420052861
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Spectacular security failures continue to dominate the headlines despite huge increases in security budgets and ever-more draconian regulations. The 20/20 hindsight of audits is no longer an effective solution to security weaknesses, and the necessity for real-time strategic metrics has never been more critical. Information Security Management Metrics: A Definitive Guide to Effective Security Monitoring and Measurement offers a radical new approach for developing and implementing security metrics essential for supporting business activities and managing information risk. This work provides anyone

IT Security Metrics: A Practical Framework for Measuring Security & Protecting Data

IT Security Metrics: A Practical Framework for Measuring Security & Protecting Data
  • Author : Lance Hayden
  • Publisher : McGraw Hill Professional
  • Release Date : 2010-08-22
  • ISBN : 9780071713412
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Implement an Effective Security Metrics Project or Program IT Security Metrics provides a comprehensive approach to measuring risks, threats, operational activities, and the effectiveness of data protection in your organization. The book explains how to choose and design effective measurement strategies and addresses the data requirements of those strategies. The Security Process Management Framework is introduced and analytical strategies for security metrics data are discussed. You'll learn how to take a security metrics program and adapt it to a variety

Metrics and Methods for Security Risk Management

Metrics and Methods for Security Risk Management
  • Author : Carl Young
  • Publisher : Syngress
  • Release Date : 2010-08-21
  • ISBN : 1856179796
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Security problems have evolved in the corporate world because of technological changes, such as using the Internet as a means of communication. With this, the creation, transmission, and storage of information may represent security problem. Metrics and Methods for Security Risk Management is of interest, especially since the 9/11 terror attacks, because it addresses the ways to manage risk security in the corporate world. The book aims to provide information about the fundamentals of security risks and the corresponding components, an

Measures and Metrics in Corporate Security

Measures and Metrics in Corporate Security
  • Author : George Campbell
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2014-04-02
  • ISBN : 9780128007150
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The revised second edition of Measures and Metrics in Corporate Security is an indispensable guide to creating and managing a security metrics program. Authored by George Campbell, emeritus faculty of the Security Executive Council and former chief security officer of Fidelity Investments, this book shows how to improve security’s bottom line and add value to the business. It provides a variety of organizational measurements, concepts, metrics, indicators and other criteria that may be employed to structure measures and metrics

Security Metrics Management

Security Metrics Management
  • Author : Gerald L. Kovacich,Edward P. Halibozek
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2006
  • ISBN : 9780750678995
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Security metrics is the application of quantitative, statistical, and/or mathematical analyses to measuring security functional trends and workload. In other words, tracking what each function is doing in terms of level of effort (LOE), costs, and productivity. Security metrics management is the managing of an assets protection program and related security functions through the use of metrics. It can be used where managerial tasks must be supported for such purposes as supporting the security professional's position on budget matters,

PRAGMATIC Security Metrics

PRAGMATIC Security Metrics
  • Author : W. Krag Brotby,Gary Hinson
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2016-04-19
  • ISBN : 9781439881538
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Other books on information security metrics discuss number theory and statistics in academic terms. Light on mathematics and heavy on utility, PRAGMATIC Security Metrics: Applying Metametrics to Information Security breaks the mold. This is the ultimate how-to-do-it guide for security metrics. Packed with time-saving tips, the book offers easy-to-follow guidance for those struggling with security metrics. Step by step, it clearly explains how to specify, develop, use, and maintain an information security measurement system (a comprehensive suite of metrics) to

Security Metrics, A Beginner's Guide

Security Metrics, A Beginner's Guide
  • Author : Caroline Wong
  • Publisher : McGraw Hill Professional
  • Release Date : 2011-10-06
  • ISBN : 9780071744010
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Security Smarts for the Self-Guided IT Professional “An extraordinarily thorough and sophisticated explanation of why you need to measure the effectiveness of your security program and how to do it. A must-have for any quality security program!” —Dave Cullinane, CISSP, CISO & VP, Global Fraud, Risk & Security, eBay Learn how to communicate the value of an information security program, enable investment planning and decision making, and drive necessary change to improve the security of your organization. Security Metrics: A Beginner's Guide

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Complete Guide to Security and Privacy Metrics
  • Author : Debra S. Herrmann
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2007-01-22
  • ISBN : 9781420013283
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While it has become increasingly apparent that individuals and organizations need a security metrics program, it has been exceedingly difficult to define exactly what that means in a given situation. There are hundreds of metrics to choose from and an organization's mission, industry, and size will affect the nature and scope of the task as well as

Information Security Governance

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  • Author : Krag Brotby
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2009-04-22
  • ISBN : 0470476001
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The Growing Imperative Need for Effective Information Security Governance With monotonous regularity, headlines announce ever more spectacular failures of information security and mounting losses. The succession of corporate debacles and dramatic control failures in recent years underscores the necessity for information security to be tightly integrated into the fabric of every organization. The protection of an organization's most valuable asset information can no longer be relegated to low-level technical personnel, but must be considered an essential element of corporate governance

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  • Author : Jack Freund,Jack Jones
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2014-08-23
  • ISBN : 9780127999326
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Using the factor analysis of information risk (FAIR) methodology developed over ten years and adopted by corporations worldwide, Measuring and Managing Information Risk provides a proven and credible framework for understanding, measuring, and analyzing information risk of any size or complexity. Intended for organizations that need to either build a risk management program from the ground up or strengthen an existing one, this book provides a unique and fresh perspective on how to do a basic quantitative risk analysis. Covering

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  • Author : Douglas W. Hubbard,Richard Seiersen
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2016-07-25
  • ISBN : 9781119085294
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A ground shaking exposé on the failure of popular cyber risk management methods How to Measure Anything in Cybersecurity Risk exposes the shortcomings of current "risk management" practices, and offers a series of improvement techniques that help you fill the holes and ramp up security. In his bestselling book How to Measure Anything, author Douglas W. Hubbard opened the business world's eyes to the critical need for better measurement. This book expands upon that premise and draws from The Failure

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  • Author : Isao Echizen,Noboru Kunihiro,Ryoichi Sasaki
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2010-10-29
  • ISBN : 9783642168246
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The Fifth International Workshop on Security (IWSEC 2010) was held at Kobe InternationalConferenceCenter,Kobe,Japan,November22–24,2010. Thewo- shop was co-organized by CSEC, a special interest group concerned with the computer security of the Information Processing Society of Japan (IPSJ) and ISEC,atechnicalgroupconcernedwiththe informationsecurityofTheInstitute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers (IEICE). The exc- lentLocalOrganizingCommitteewasledbytheIWSEC2010GeneralCo-chairs, Hiroaki Kikuchi and Toru Fujiwara. This year IWSEC 2010 had three tracks, the Foundations of Security (Track I), Security in Networks and Ubiquitous Computing Systems (Track II), and

Security Metrics Management

Security Metrics Management
  • Author : Gerald L. Kovacich
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2006
  • ISBN : OCLC:1034980960
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