Research | Econ of Information Security

Security Decision Support Challenges in Data Collection and Use

Abstract: In 2005, the Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) surveyed 36,000 businesses about cybercrime. We contrast past cybersecurity data collection efforts with the BJS study. Then, based on a framework for evaluating applicability of data to models and decision making, we...

Author: Ian P. Cook, The RAND Corporation; Shari Lawrence Pfleeger, The RAND Corporation

Econ of Information Security, Published, RAND   :   June 4, 2012 2:48 PM  :  read more »   :  

About the Author

Ian P. Cook is a Ph.D. student at the University of Pittsburgh, studying American Politics. He has also been a researcher with the RAND Corporation. No material on this site implies endorsement by either institution.