List of Information Security Metrics to Track

Organizational

  • Information Security Budget as Percentage of IT Budget

Operational

Patch Management

  • Average — Length of time to patch systems

Vulnerability Management

Infrastructure

  • Percentage of managed systems checked for vulnerabilities in accordance with the organization’s policy

Application

  • Average — Length of time for the organization to mitigate identified Hackerone Submitted vulnerabilities.

Access Control and Identity Accessment Management (Okta)

  • Average Number of Account Lockouts

Data Management

  • Percentage of cyber resources which are backed up

Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery

  • Percentage of information systems for which annual testing of contingency plans has been conducted.

Change Management

  • Mean-time to Complete Changes

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