PRAGMATIC Security Metrics: Applying Metametrics to by W. Krag Brotby,Gary Hinson

By W. Krag Brotby,Gary Hinson

Other books on details defense metrics talk about quantity idea and data in educational phrases. gentle on arithmetic and heavy on application, PRAGMATIC safeguard Metrics: employing Metametrics to info safety breaks the mildew. this is often the final word how-to-do-it consultant for safety metrics.

Packed with time-saving counsel, the ebook deals easy-to-follow tips for these suffering from safety metrics. step-by-step, it truly explains how you can specify, enhance, use, and continue an information defense dimension system (a entire suite of metrics) to help:

  • Security execs systematically enhance details safety, show the worth they're including, and achieve administration aid for the issues that have to be done

  • Management handle formerly unsolvable difficulties rationally, making serious judgements similar to source allocation and prioritization of safety relative to different company activities

  • Stakeholders, either inside of and outdoors the association, be guaranteed that info safeguard is being appropriately managed

The PRAGMATIC process helps you to hone in in your areas of difficulty and establish the few metrics that might generate genuine enterprise worth. The book:

  • Helps you determine precisely what has to be measured, how to degree it, and most significantly, why it has to be measured

  • Scores and ranks greater than a hundred and fifty candidate safeguard metrics to illustrate the price of the PRAGMATIC method

  • Highlights safety metrics which are favourite and steered, but turn into really bad in practice

  • Describes leading edge and versatile size methods reminiscent of strength adulthood metrics with non-stop scales

  • Explains the right way to reduce either dimension and defense dangers utilizing complementary metrics for better insurance in serious components comparable to governance and compliance

In addition to its visible application within the details safety realm, the PRAGMATIC technique, brought for the 1st time during this publication, has broader program throughout assorted fields of administration together with finance, human assets, engineering, and production—in truth any zone that suffers a surplus of information yet a deficit of important information.

Visit protection Metametrics. safeguard Metametrics helps the worldwide group of pros adopting the leading edge innovations specified by PRAGMATIC defense Metrics. should you, too, are suffering to make a lot feel of defense metrics, or trying to find higher metrics to control and enhance details safeguard, defense Metametrics is the place.

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