Mis-spending on information security measures: Theory and experimental evidence

  title={Mis-spending on information security measures: Theory and experimental evidence},
  author={Roozmehr Safi and Glenn J. Browne and Azadeh Jalali Naini},
  journal={Int. J. Inf. Manag.},

The effects of antecedents and mediating factors on cybersecurity protection behavior

A Structural Framework for Assessing the Digital Resilience of Enterprises in the Context of the Technological Revolution 4.0

This research aims to develop a conceptual model to establish the influence of digital core investment and digital innovation on digital resilience at the enterprise level. The data were collected



Research Note - A Value-at-Risk Approach to Information Security Investment

The concept of value-at-risk is introduced to measure the risk of daily losses an organization faces due to security exploits and use extreme value analysis to quantitatively estimate the value at risk.

Measuring Attitude towards Risk Treatment Actions amongst Information Security Professionals : an Experimental Approach

Risk management lies at the core of information security. Professionals need to assess risk and make decisions on how to treat risk. Risk perception and judgement of individuals are inherently

The economics of information security investment

An economic model is presented that determines the optimal amount to invest to protect a given set of information and takes into account the vulnerability of the information to a security breach and the potential loss should such a breach occur.

Why information security is hard - an economic perspective

  • Ross J. Anderson
  • Computer Science
    Seventeenth Annual Computer Security Applications Conference
  • 2001
The author puts forward a contrary view: information insecurity is at least as much due to perverse incentives as it is due to technical measures.

Misbehaving: The Making of Behavioral Economics

Nobel laureate Richard H. Thaler has spent his career studying the radical notion that the central agents in the economy are humans-predictable, error-prone individuals. Misbehaving is his arresting,

Developmental Reversals in Risky Decision Making

The results show that, although framing biases are irrational, they are the ironical output of cognitively advanced mechanisms of meaning making, and the growth of experience-based intuition predicts this developmental reversal.

Investigating security investment impact on firm performance

Purpose - – The purpose of this study is to propose to use the economic value added to measure firm performance against information security investments. Design/methodology/approach - – The authors