Overview of Security Metrics
Software Engineering
Volume 4, Issue 4, July 2016, Pages: 59-64
Received: Oct. 29, 2016; Accepted: Nov. 9, 2016; Published: Dec. 5, 2016
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Rana Khudhair Abbas Ahmed, Computer Techniques Engineering Department, Al Rafidain University College, Baghdad, Iraq
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Metrics are tools that are designed to facilitate decision-making and improve performance and accountability through collection, analysis, and reporting of relevant performance-related data. This paper provides an overview of the security metrics and its definition, needs, attributes, advantages, measures, types, issues/aspects and also classifies the security metrics and explains its relationship with risk management.
Security, Metrics, Advantages, Information, Measurement
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Rana Khudhair Abbas Ahmed, Overview of Security Metrics, Software Engineering. Vol. 4, No. 4, 2016, pp. 59-64. doi: 10.11648/j.se.20160404.11
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