Information Assurance Measures and Metrics - State of Practice and Proposed Taxonomy

@inproceedings{Vaughn2003InformationAM,
  title={Information Assurance Measures and Metrics - State of Practice and Proposed Taxonomy},
  author={Rayford B. Vaughn and Ronda R. Henning and Ambareen Siraj},
  booktitle={HICSS},
  year={2003}
}
The term “ assurance” has been used for decades in trusted system development as an expression of confidence that one has in the strength of mechanisms or countermeasures. One of the unsolved problems of security engineering is the adoption of measures or metrics that can reliably depict the assurance associated with a specific hardware and software system. This paper reports on a recent attempt to focus requirements in this area by examining those currently in use. It then suggests a… CONTINUE READING
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