With Security Metrics, Every Picture Tells a Story
- Tracking externally reported incidents will help you determine whether your security preparedness is trending in the right direction.
- Don’t try to tell the whole story verbally. A data-rich trend graph can be much more compelling and convincing than
“Right away you get four follow up meeting invitations from the engineering managers: ‘Can you walk my teamthrough why we are red and how we can get to green?’”
Aanchal Gupta empathizes with C suite executives’ need to get to the point of any discussion. As chief information security officer (CISO) for Skype and Skype for Business, she appreciates terseness from her own team.