Panaseer’s security metrics catalogue is an in-platform capability, curated from a wide community of industry experts and customers, that details all the metrics and measures available to users. 

Through the metrics catalogue you can leverage hundreds of best-practice metrics, spanning the most popular security domains, that can be fully configured to your organisation’s policies and standards. 

Types of security metrics in the Panaseer Platform

Informational Metrics:

Understand your security tooling with straightforward counts and sums. For example, total number of vulnerabilities, or total number of Windows 7 machines.

Coverage Metrics:

Ensure that all the right tools and controls are deployed exactly where they should be and highlight any gaps in coverage. Provide essential context for any performance measures. It is measurement best practice to be aware of what information you cannot capture.

Policy Metrics:

Track adherence to in-house or regulatory standards across your organisation.

Diagnostic Metrics:

Provide in-depth insight into areas of subpar performance, narrow down the root cause and quickly identify actions that reduce risk.

Organisations need trustworthy data to show that their cybersecurity programs are keeping them safe and reducing risk effectively. Panaseer’s Metrics Catalogue gives customers new options for using and sharing common cyber metrics, enabling better collaboration and elevating the state of practice.
Andrew Jaquith, CISO and author of Security Metrics: Replacing Fear, Uncertainty, and Doubt


How can the in-platform security metrics catalogue help you? 

  • Leverage in-platform, configurable security metrics and measures curated from a community of our customers and industry experts
  • Access continuously updated security metrics and measures easily and quickly 
  • Get security metrics aligned to industry standards and frameworks 
  • Understand how to develop or expand your security metrics programme by accessing popular metrics from peer organisations 

Metric of the Month Blog

Controls coverage is one of our signature security metrics

The only way you can have true confidence in your overall security programme is to measure not only controls operating effectiveness, but also by measuring your controls coverage. I want to know where I have gaps. As security professionals, the things that get you in trouble are the things you don’t know about.
David Fairman, CSO - APAC at Netskope

Browse and search metrics effortlessly

Browse and search metrics effortlessly

Browse security metrics aligned to multiple security frameworks, and search by security areas and different types of metrics such as informational metrics, coverage metrics, policy metrics and diagnostic metrics.

Get in-platform, peer-based recommendations

Access various set of metrics collections that are unique to the Panaseer platform, whether you’re looking to get startedgain peer recommendations, or leverage spotlight metrics and create configurable dashboards with a simple drag and drop feature. 

Get in-platform, peer-based recommendations

Configure metrics to your policies

Configure metrics to your policies

The control checks feature allows you to easily configure security metrics based on your policies and standards and can be an early warning system when risk exposure exceeds an acceptable threshold. 

See metrics in the context of the business 

Configure security metrics and measures to reflect and align with your mission critical business processes and units.  

See metrics in the context of the business 

See what you’re missing

See what you’re missing

Schedule a 30-minute demo to find out how Panaseer can help you improve your cybersecurity posture and regulatory exposure by:

  • Uncovering previously unknown assets and missing controls
  • Prioritising vulnerabilities based on business impact
  • Reducing the time your team spends on manual reporting
  • Aligning metrics to any security framework
  • Substantiating regulatory compliance

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