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R. LeirvikUnderstand, Manage, and Measure Cyber Riskhttps://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4842-7821-5_6

6. Get Ready for Measures

Ryan Leirvik1  
Arlington, VA, USA

Overall, a proper cybersecurity management program contains output values in key areas used for decision support. A proper program runs like a decision support system, providing an appropriate measurement of the problem being managed. In this case, cybersecurity risk.

Strategically placed measures within the program, assigned to key cyber risk areas, support tactical and strategic decisions on where to apply resources to address the risk that may impact a critical operational need of the organization. ...

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