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Title: Advanced assessment model for improving effectiveness of information security measurement

Authors: Junseob Yoon; Kyungho Lee

Addresses: Korea University Information Security Graduate School Risk Management Lab, Robot Convergence Hall 401, Anam Campus, Anam-dong 5-ga, Seongbuk-gu, Seoul, 02841, South Korea ' Korea University Information Security Graduate School Risk Management Lab, Robot Convergence Hall 401, Anam Campus, Anam-dong 5-ga, Seongbuk-gu, Seoul, 02841, South Korea

Abstract: Information security management system (ISMS) has been used throughout most of the industry. It was made for the purpose of improvement of security and reliability. In addition, ISMS reconsiders awareness of information security in the organisation. A factor of Reliability inhibition in information security is a human error. Human error decreases assessment reliability of checklist-based assessment. This study suggests consistency test used in Minnesota multiphasic personality inventory (MMPI) and newly improved re-survey process. Consistency test detects a false response of respondents. The improved process includes the assessment method to give a penalty to the existing method. Advanced assessment model is applied to a checklist of energy industry to verify the effectiveness. Through the proposed method for human error and to increase the effectiveness of the evaluation.

Keywords: information security management systems; ISMS; Minnesota multiphasic personality inventory; MMPI; consistency test; human error detection; risk assessment; security measurement.

DOI: 10.1504/IJAMC.2016.079084

International Journal of Advanced Media and Communication, 2016 Vol.6 No.1, pp.4 - 19

Available online: 09 Sep 2016 *

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