Get Security Metrics: Replacing Fear, Uncertainty, and Doubt now with O’Reilly online learning.
O’Reilly members experience live online training, plus books, videos, and digital content from 200+ publishers.
About the Author
Chapter 1 Introduction: Escaping the Hamster Wheel of Pain
Risk Management Is Where the Confusion Is
Metrics Supplant Risk Management
Chapter 2 Defining Security Metrics
Security Measurement Business Drivers
Roadblocks to Data Sharing
Modeling Security Metrics
Modelers Versus Measurers
Quality Assurance Literature
Public Health Terminology and Reporting Structure
Accelerated Failure Testing
What Makes a Good Metric?
Cheap to Gather
Expressed as a Number or Percentage
Expressed Using at Least One Unit of Measure
What Makes a Bad Metric?
Cannot Be ...