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How to Measure Anything in Cybersecurity RiskA 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 Fai…

Security Metrics Management: How to Manage the Costs of an Assets Protection ProgramSecurity 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 pr…

IT Security Metrics: A Practical Framework for Measuring Security & Protecting Data (Networking & Communication - OMG)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 h…

Security Valuation and Risk Analysis: Assessing Value in Investment Decision-Making (General Finance & Investing)A superior new replacement to traditional discounted cash flow valuation models Executives and corporate finance practitioners now have a more reliable discount rate to value companies and make important business and investment decisions. In today’s market, it’s free cash flow, cost of capital and return on invested capital that really matters, and now there’s a superior tool to help analyze these metrics―Security Valuation and Risk Analysis. In this pioneering book, valuation authority Ke…

The Intelligent REIT Investor: How to Build Wealth with Real Estate Investment TrustsThe go-to guide for smart REIT investing The Intelligent REIT Investor is the definitive guide to real estate investment trusts, providing a clear, concise resource for individual investors, financial planners, and analysts—anyone who prioritizes dividend income and risk management as major components to wealth-building. Later this year, the REIT industry will experience a watershed event when Standard & Poors creates a new Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS) sector called Real Esta…

Optimize Your Greatest Asset -- Your People: How to Apply Analytics to Big Data to Improve Your Human Capital InvestmentsDrive better business strategy with practical analytics for people data Optimize Your Greatest Asset — Your People brings advanced analytics into Human Resources, giving you a framework for optimizing human capital investments through predictive analysis. You’ll learn how to transition from anecdotes and surveys to more advanced measurement techniques, and combine the data from multiple systems into a unified plan of action that improves business results. Practical examples and case studies sh…

Security Metrics Management: How to Manage the Costs of an Assets Protection Program by Gerald L. Kovacich CFE CPP CISSP (2005-12-14)Drive better business strategy with practical analytics for people data Optimize Your Greatest Asset — Your People brings advanced analytics into Human Resources, giving you a framework for optimizing human capital investments through predictive analysis. You’ll learn how to transition from anecdotes and surveys to more advanced measurement techniques, and combine the data from multiple systems into a unified plan of action that improves business results. Practical examples and case studies sh…