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Security Metrics Management How to Manage the Costs of an Assets Protection Program

ISBN-10: 0750678992
ISBN-13: 9780750678995
Edition: 2006
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Book details

List price: $84.95
Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: Elsevier Science & Technology Books
Publication date: 11/30/2005
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 352
Size: 7.00" wide x 10.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 2.046
Language: English

This practical handbook provides basic guidance to security professionals so that they can measure the costs of their assets protection program or security program as well as its successes and failures. It offers the tools and techniques to develop a more efficient and effective protection programme.

Preface
Acknowledgments
Foreword
Introduction
Introduction to the Role of the Security Professionals and Security Metrics Management
The Security Profession and Its Role in Supporting Business and Government Agency Assets Protection Needs
Introduction
The Need for Security Professionals in Business
Corporate Security Today
The Role of the Corporate Security Professional
The Required Skills of the Security Professional
What Kind of People Are Needed?
Why the Corporate Security Professional?
Where is Security's Place in the Corporation?
Summary
Management and Security Metrics Management Foundation
Introduction
Security From an Executive Management Perspective
Summary
Policies, Procedures, Processes, Plans and Projects
Introduction
Triad of Assets Protection and Security Functional Drivers
Part One of the Security Drivers' Triad: Risk Management Drivers
Part Two of the Drivers' Triad: Corporate Decisions' Drivers
Part Three of the Drivers' Triad: Laws, Regulations, Best Business Practices, Ethics and Privacy Drivers
Summary of Drivers
CAPP-Related Policies
CAPP-Related Procedures
CAPP-Related Processes
Process Management
Performance Management
CAPP-Related Plans
CAPP-Related Projects
Security Duties and Responsibilities
Corporate Assets Protection Program (CAPP)
Summary
Security Metrics Management Program-An Overview
Introduction
First Steps in the Development of an SMMP
Security Metrics Management is not Rocket Science
Questions Concerning Data Collection
SMMP Chart Designs
Using Technology to Deliver Metrics Data
Quality and Oversight
Security Metrics and Processes
Cost-Avoidance Metrics
Using Metrics Charts for Management Briefings
Sequence of Assets Protection Charts for Management Briefings
Case Study: Metrics Data Collection Example-Badge-Making Process
SMMP and Executive Management
Case Study: Use of Metrics in Times of Downsizing Security Staff
More on SMMP and Downsizing
Case Study: Charting Assets Protection Infractions as Part of an SMMP and Briefing Management on the Results
Case Study-Using Metrics to Determine Success
Summary
Case Study: Measuring the Costs of Security
Introduction
IWC Assets Protection Survey Questionnaire
Examples of Some Metrics Charts
Summary
Case Study: Six Sigma
Introduction
A Case Study-Another Approach to Security Metrics Management
Case Study-Patch Management
Conclusion
Administrative Security Metrics
Information Security
Introduction
Three Basic Categories of Information
An Information Protection Philosophy
Business Information Types and Examples
Security Drivers
Information Security Process Flowcharts
What, When, Who, Where, How of Data Collection
Sample Metrics Charts
A Case Study
Summary
Personnel Security
Introduction
Pre-Employment and Background Investigations
Basics of Pre-Employment Checks
What Are Pre-Employment Background Investigations?
Pre-Employment and Background Investigations Drivers and Flowcharts
Sample Pre-Employment and Background Investigations Metrics Charts
Workplace Violence
Workplace Violence Prevention Program
Case Study
Summary
Security Education and Awareness Training
Introduction
SEATP Organization
SEATP Drivers and Flowcharts
SEATP Metrics
Sample SEATP Metrics Charts
Data Collection And Metrics Management
SEATP Case Study
Summary
Security Compliance Audits
Introduction
SCA Organization
SCA Drivers and Flowcharts
SCA Metrics
SCA Metrics Charts-A Sampling
The Who, How, Where, When, Why and What of SCA Metrics Tracking
SCA Case Study
SCA Summary
Surveys and Risk Management
Introduction
SRM Drivers and Flowcharts
Sample SCA Metrics Charts
The Who, How, Where, When, Why and What of SRM Metrics Tracking
Case Study
Summary
Corporate Assets Protection Program
Introduction
The CAPP and Other Drivers, Plans and Their Flowcharts
CAPP Data Collection and Security Metrics Management
Is the CAPP Working as Planned?
Is It Effective?
How Much Does It Cost?
How Can It Be Done Better?
How Can It Be Done Cheaper?
Case Study
Summary
Contingency Planning
Introduction
Contingency Planning Organization
Contingency Planning Drivers and Flowcharts
Examples of Contingency Planning Metrics' Measurement Tools
Contingency Planning Case Study
Summary
Physical Security Metrics
The Guard Force
Introduction
Guard Force Security Organization
Guard Force Security Drivers and Flowcharts
Guard Force Metrics Charts Examples
Guard Force Case Study
Guard Force Summary
Technical Security Systems
Introduction
Technical Security Systems Organization
Technical Security Systems Flowcharts
Technical Security Systems Metrics
Technical Security Systems Case Study
Summary
Locks and Keys
Introduction
Locks and Keys Organization
Locks and Keys Drivers and Flowcharts
Locks and Keys Examples of Security Metrics
Lock and Key Case Study
Summary
Fire Protection
Introduction
Fire Protection Organization
Fire Protection Drivers and Flowcharts
Fire Prevention And Suppression Metrics Examples
Case Study-Outsourcing Fire Prevention and/or Suppression
Summary
Executive Protection
Introduction
Executive Protection Organization
Executive Protection Drivers and Flowcharts
Executive Protection Examples of Metrics
Executive Protection Case Study
Summary
Event Security
Introduction
Event Security Organization
Event Security Drivers and Flowcharts
Event Security Metrics
Event Security Case Study
Event Security Summary
Security Operations Metrics
Investigations and Noncompliance Inquiries
Introduction
Investigations and NCI Organization
Investigations and NCI Drivers and Flowcharts
Investigations and NCI Examples of Metrics
Investigations and NCI Case Study
Investigations and NCI Summary
Government Security
Introduction
IWC's Government Security Organization
Government Security Drivers and Flowcharts
Government Security Examples of Metrics
Government Security Case Study
Government Security Summary
Information Systems Security
Introduction
Infosec Organization
Infosec Drivers and Flowcharts
Infosec Examples of Metrics
Infosec Case Study
Infosec Summary
Mergers, Acquisitions or Divestitures Security
Introduction
MAD-Related Security Organization
MAD Security Drivers Flowcharts and Checklists
MAD-Examples of Metrics
Checklists
MAD Cast Study
MAD Summary
Outsourcing
Introduction
Outsourcing Organization
Outsourcing Drivers and Flowcharts
Outsourcing Examples of Metrics
Post-Contract Award
Outsourcing Case Study
Outsourcing Summary
The Security Profession and Metrics Management in the Future
Security Metrics Management Technology of the Future and How to Prepare Now to Use It
Introduction
New Technology
Applying High Technology to the Security Metrics Management Program
Application Software Tools For Today
Evaluating Current And Future Data Collection Needs
Current and Future-"Tools"-Hardware and Software to Support an SMMP
Summary
Security Benchmarking Group Survey
About the Authors
Index

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