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Episode 5  |  45:25 min

Risk, Measured: 7 Characteristics of Good Metrics

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Episode 5  |  45:25 min  |  03.17.2021

Risk, Measured: 7 Characteristics of Good Metrics

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This is a podcast episode titled, Risk, Measured: 7 Characteristics of Good Metrics. The summary for this episode is: <p>Continuing our miniseries into Risk, Measured: we go back to statistics class and discuss some of the characteristics of good metrics to help people understand what you should be looking for when you want to meaningfully quantify cybersecurity phenomena, program performance, or anything really.</p>
Takeaway 1 | 01:23 MIN
Lies, Damn Lies, and Statistics
Takeaway 2 | 02:05 MIN
Understanding Good Data Has Never Been So Important
Takeaway 3 | 07:49 MIN
Meandering Discussion About Good and Bad Metrics
Takeaway 4 | 00:12 MIN
Statistics Is Philosophy If You're Doing It Right
Takeaway 5 | 05:32 MIN
Characteristic #1: Bounded
Takeaway 6 | 05:49 MIN
Characteristc #2: Scales Metrically
Takeaway 7 | 04:25 MIN
Characteristic #3: Objective
Takeaway 8 | 05:58 MIN
Characteristics #4 & 5: Valid & Reliable
Takeaway 9 | 06:21 MIN
Characteristic #6: Context Specific (resistant to gamification)
Takeaway 10 | 02:38 MIN
Characteristic #7: Computed Automatically
Takeaway 11 | 01:02 MIN
Closing Thoughts & Visit Kennasecurity.com/blog To Get (ISC)2 CPE Credit