Getting a Return on IT Security Investment
Discuss this topic and more with Matt in his recent blogs: Matt Rosenquist, Information Security Strategist at Intel, says that measuring success in the security industry is difficult, since there isn’t a perfect tool for measuring what doesn’t happen. In this podcast, Matt talks about how Intel approaches security. How is measuring security programs any different than other IT or production programs? The heart of the problem is in trying to measure what does not occur. Security initiatives strive to prevent loss. So in effect they try and make something not happen or to lessen the outcome. And if something does not occur, how can you measure it?