Security metrics management : measuring the effectiveness and efficiency of a security program / Dr. Gerald L. Kovacich, Edward P. Halibozek.
Contributor(s): Halibozek, Edward P [author.] | Gale (Firm).Series: Gale eBooks.Edition: Second edition.Description: 1 online resource (xxxiii, 272 pages) : illustrations.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780128045008.Subject(s): Private security services | Security systems | Corporations -- Security measures | Corporations -- Security measures -- CostsAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Security metrics management.DDC classification: 658.470681 Online resources: Available via Gale eBooks. Click here to access
Includes bibliographical references and index.
chapter 1. Security metrics management program : an overview -- chapter 2. Corporate assets protection program -- chapter 3. Personnel security -- chapter 4. Information security -- chapter 5. Security compliance audits -- chapter 6. Security education and awareness -- chapter 7. Surveys and risk management -- chapter 8. Contingency planning -- chapter 9. The guard force -- chapter 10. Technical security systems -- chapter 11. Locks and keys -- chapter 12. Fire protection -- chapter 13. Event security -- chapter 14. Executive protection -- chapter 15. Investigations and noncompliance inquiries -- chapter 16. Government security -- chapter 17. Information systems security -- chapter 18. Mergers, acquisitions, or divestitures security -- chapter 19. Outsourcing -- chapter 20. A look into the future.
This guide provides support for managing an asset protection program and related security functions through the use of metrics. It covers budget matters necessary to justify the cost-effectiveness of security-related decisions to senior management and other key decision-makers and details the application of quantitative, statistical, and/or mathematical analyses to measure security functional trends and workload.
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