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Security as Engineering Discipline: The SSE-CMM's Objectives, Principles and Rate of Adoption

Published: 21 February 2006

ID: G00138066

Analyst(s): Joseph Feiman


The Systems Security Engineering-Capability Maturity Model is an effort to make security implementation an engineering discipline rather than art.

Table Of Contents
  • SSE-CMM Objective and Principles
  • SSE-CMM: General Guidance, Not a Specific Prescription
  • Process Improvement and Institutionalization: Levels of Maturity
  • SSE-CMM Adoption Trends

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