Software Requirements for an Ultra Large Scale System to Compute Multi Dimension Mean Failure Cost

  • Mouna JouiniEmail author
  • Latifa Ben Arfa Rabai
  • Ridha Khedri
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 931)


In previous work, we presented a quantitative cyber security risk assessment model that quantifies the security of a system in financial terms. Our model assesses the cost of the failure of an information system security with regards to threats dimensions. In this assessment, we consider that the threats world can be divided into several threats dimensions and perspectives. In this paper, we discuss the specification and design of an automated tool that manage and maintains information that pertains to estimating the security risk supported by our risk assessment model.


Cyber security metrics Security risk assessment Security Multi dimension mean failure cost (M2FC) Cloud computing Automated tool 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mouna Jouini
    • 1
    Email author
  • Latifa Ben Arfa Rabai
    • 1
  • Ridha Khedri
    • 2
  1. 1.SMART LaboratoryHigher Institute of ManagementTunisTunisia
  2. 2.Department of Computing and SoftwareMcMaster UniversityHamiltonCanada

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