Accession Number DE2013-1072138
Title Risk Assessment Methodology Based on NISTIR 7628 Guidelines.
Publication Date 2012
Media Count 10p
Personal Author A. Mili K. R. Hauser M. W. Lantz R. K. Abercrombie R. T. Sheldon
Abstract Earlier work describes computational models of critical infrastructure that allow an analyst to estimate the security of a system in terms of the impact of loss per stakeholder resulting from security breakdowns. Here, we consider how to identify, monitor and estimate risk impact and probability for different smart grid stakeholders. Our constructive method leverages currently available standards and defined failure scenarios. We utilize the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Interagency or Internal Reports (NISTIR) 7628 as a basis to apply Cyberspace Security Econometrics system (CSES) for comparing design principles and courses of action in making security-related decisions.
Keywords Computer security
Decision making
Design
Guidelines
Methodology
Monitoring
National Institute of Standards and Technology Interagency o
Risk assessment
Stakeholders
Standards


 
Source Agency Technical Information Center Oak Ridge Tennessee
NTIS Subject Category 62 - Computers, Control & Information Theory
Corporate Author Oak Ridge National Lab., TN. Computational Sciences and Engineering Div.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1319
Contract Number DE-AC05-00OR22725

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