Quantifying security threats and their impact

Anis Ben Aissa, Robert K. Abercrombie, Frederick T. Sheldon, Ali Mili

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Abstract

In earlier works, we present a computational infrastructure that allows an analyst to estimate the security of a system in terms of the loss that each stakeholder stands to sustain as a result of security breakdowns. In this paper, we illustrate this infrastructure by means of an e-commerce application.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationCSIIRW09
Subtitle of host publicationFifth Annual Cyber Security and Information Intelligence Research Workshop: Cyber Security and Information Intelligence Challenges and Strategies
DOIs
StatePublished - 2009
EventCSIIRW 2009: 5th Annual Cyber Security and Information Intelligence Research Workshop: Cyber Security and Information Intelligence Challenges and Strategies - Oak Ridge, TN, United States
Duration: Apr 13 2009Apr 15 2009

Publication series

NameACM International Conference Proceeding Series

Other

OtherCSIIRW 2009: 5th Annual Cyber Security and Information Intelligence Research Workshop: Cyber Security and Information Intelligence Challenges and Strategies
CountryUnited States
CityOak Ridge, TN
Period4/13/094/15/09

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Software
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition
  • Computer Networks and Communications

Keywords

  • Cyber security metrics
  • Information security
  • Risk management

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