Save time, empower your teams and effectively upgrade your processes with access to this practical Microsoft Security Development Lifecycle Toolkit and guide. Address common challenges with best-practice templates, step-by-step work plans and maturity diagnostics for any Microsoft Security Development Lifecycle related project.
Download the Toolkit and in Three Steps you will be guided from idea to implementation results.
The Toolkit contains the following practical and powerful enablers with new and updated Microsoft Security Development Lifecycle specific requirements:
STEP 1: Get your bearings
- The latest quick edition of the Microsoft Security Development Lifecycle Self Assessment book in PDF containing 49 requirements to perform a quickscan, get an overview and share with stakeholders.
Organized in a data driven improvement cycle RDMAICS (Recognize, Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, Control and Sustain), check the…
- Example pre-filled Self-Assessment Excel Dashboard to get familiar with results generation
Then find your goals...
STEP 2: Set concrete goals, tasks, dates and numbers you can track
Featuring 997 new and updated case-based questions, organized into seven core areas of process design, this Self-Assessment will help you identify areas in which Microsoft Security Development Lifecycle improvements can be made.
Examples; 10 of the 997 standard requirements:
- Regarding minimum tool requirements and related policy; How Are New Recommendations and New Requirements Added to the Security Development Life Cycle Process?
- Are there usage scenarios that allow users to lock down or harden the program more securely than the default configuration without losing functionality?
- What are you hoping to gain by creating a network of security consulting and training experts to work with customers who want to implement the SDL?
- Establish and document how the team will enforce these practices. Is the team running scripts to check for compliance when code is checked in?
- All software releases referenced in the What Products and Services Are Required to Adopt the Security Development Lifecycle Process?
- So far you have concluded that security is needed and the SDL process can provide it. How will you get this out there?
- How are new recommendations and new requirements added to the security development lifecycle process?
- What Products and Services are Required to Adopt the Security Development Lifecycle Process?
- What is the security experts view of security development amongst midsized ISVs today?
- How Does an Analyst Select M&S to Support the Entire Acquisition Lifecycle Process?
Complete the self assessment, on your own or with a team in a workshop setting. Use the workbook together with the self assessment requirements spreadsheet:
- The workbook is the latest in-depth complete edition of the Microsoft Security Development Lifecycle book in PDF containing 997 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in...
Your Microsoft Security Development Lifecycle self-assessment dashboard which gives you your dynamically prioritized projects-ready tool and shows your organization exactly what to do next:
- The Self-Assessment Excel Dashboard; with the Microsoft Security Development Lifecycle Self-Assessment and Scorecard you will develop a clear picture of which Microsoft Security Development Lifecycle areas need attention, which requirements you should focus on and who will be responsible for them:
- Shows your organization instant insight in areas for improvement: Auto generates reports, radar chart for maturity assessment, insights per process and participant and bespoke, ready to use, RACI Matrix
- Gives you a professional Dashboard to guide and perform a thorough Microsoft Security Development Lifecycle Self-Assessment
- Is secure: Ensures offline data protection of your Self-Assessment results
- Dynamically prioritized projects-ready RACI Matrix shows your organization exactly what to do next:
STEP 3: Implement, Track, follow up and revise strategy
The outcomes of STEP 2, the self assessment, are the inputs for STEP 3; Start and manage Microsoft Security Development Lifecycle projects with the 62 implementation resources:
- 62 step-by-step Microsoft Security Development Lifecycle Project Management Form Templates covering over 6000 Microsoft Security Development Lifecycle project requirements and success criteria:
Examples; 10 of the check box criteria:
- Change Management Plan: How far reaching in the organization is the change?
- Activity Duration Estimates: If the optimistic estimate for an activity is 12days, and the pessimistic estimate is 18days, what is the standard deviation of this activity?
- WBS Dictionary: The total budget for the contract (including estimates for authorized but unpriced work)?
- Requirements Documentation: Basic work/Business process; high-level, what is being touched?
- Activity Duration Estimates: What is the shortest possible time it will take to complete this Microsoft Security Development Lifecycle project?
- Stakeholder Management Plan: What process was used to identify risks to the Microsoft Security Development Lifecycle projects success?
- Cost Management Plan: Are the people assigned to the Microsoft Security Development Lifecycle project sufficiently qualified?
- Activity List: The WBS is developed as part of a Joint Planning session. But how do you know that youve done this right?
- Lessons Learned: What should have been accomplished during predeployment that was not accomplished?
- Probability and Impact Assessment: How solid is the Microsoft Security Development Lifecycle projection of competitive reaction?
Step-by-step and complete Microsoft Security Development Lifecycle Project Management Forms and Templates including check box criteria and templates.
1.0 Initiating Process Group:
- 1.1 Microsoft Security Development Lifecycle project Charter
- 1.2 Stakeholder Register
- 1.3 Stakeholder Analysis Matrix
2.0 Planning Process Group:
- 2.1 Microsoft Security Development Lifecycle project Management Plan
- 2.2 Scope Management Plan
- 2.3 Requirements Management Plan
- 2.4 Requirements Documentation
- 2.5 Requirements Traceability Matrix
- 2.6 Microsoft Security Development Lifecycle project Scope Statement
- 2.7 Assumption and Constraint Log
- 2.8 Work Breakdown Structure
- 2.9 WBS Dictionary
- 2.10 Schedule Management Plan
- 2.11 Activity List
- 2.12 Activity Attributes
- 2.13 Milestone List
- 2.14 Network Diagram
- 2.15 Activity Resource Requirements
- 2.16 Resource Breakdown Structure
- 2.17 Activity Duration Estimates
- 2.18 Duration Estimating Worksheet
- 2.19 Microsoft Security Development Lifecycle project Schedule
- 2.20 Cost Management Plan
- 2.21 Activity Cost Estimates
- 2.22 Cost Estimating Worksheet
- 2.23 Cost Baseline
- 2.24 Quality Management Plan
- 2.25 Quality Metrics
- 2.26 Process Improvement Plan
- 2.27 Responsibility Assignment Matrix
- 2.28 Roles and Responsibilities
- 2.29 Human Resource Management Plan
- 2.30 Communications Management Plan
- 2.31 Risk Management Plan
- 2.32 Risk Register
- 2.33 Probability and Impact Assessment
- 2.34 Probability and Impact Matrix
- 2.35 Risk Data Sheet
- 2.36 Procurement Management Plan
- 2.37 Source Selection Criteria
- 2.38 Stakeholder Management Plan
- 2.39 Change Management Plan
3.0 Executing Process Group:
- 3.1 Team Member Status Report
- 3.2 Change Request
- 3.3 Change Log
- 3.4 Decision Log
- 3.5 Quality Audit
- 3.6 Team Directory
- 3.7 Team Operating Agreement
- 3.8 Team Performance Assessment
- 3.9 Team Member Performance Assessment
- 3.10 Issue Log
4.0 Monitoring and Controlling Process Group:
- 4.1 Microsoft Security Development Lifecycle project Performance Report
- 4.2 Variance Analysis
- 4.3 Earned Value Status
- 4.4 Risk Audit
- 4.5 Contractor Status Report
- 4.6 Formal Acceptance
5.0 Closing Process Group:
- 5.1 Procurement Audit
- 5.2 Contract Close-Out
- 5.3 Microsoft Security Development Lifecycle project or Phase Close-Out
- 5.4 Lessons Learned
With this Three Step process you will have all the tools you need for any Microsoft Security Development Lifecycle project with this in-depth Microsoft Security Development Lifecycle Toolkit.
In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:
- Diagnose Microsoft Security Development Lifecycle projects, initiatives, organizations, businesses and processes using accepted diagnostic standards and practices
- Implement evidence-based best practice strategies aligned with overall goals
- Integrate recent advances in Microsoft Security Development Lifecycle and put process design strategies into practice according to best practice guidelines
Defining, designing, creating, and implementing a process to solve a business challenge or meet a business objective is the most valuable role; In EVERY company, organization and department.
Unless you are talking a one-time, single-use project within a business, there should be a process. Whether that process is managed and implemented by humans, AI, or a combination of the two, it needs to be designed by someone with a complex enough perspective to ask the right questions. Someone capable of asking the right questions and step back and say, 'What are we really trying to accomplish here? And is there a different way to look at it?'
This Toolkit empowers people to do just that - whether their title is entrepreneur, manager, consultant, (Vice-)President, CxO etc... - they are the people who rule the future. They are the person who asks the right questions to make Microsoft Security Development Lifecycle investments work better.
This Microsoft Security Development Lifecycle All-Inclusive Toolkit enables You to be that person.
Includes lifetime updates
Every self assessment comes with Lifetime Updates and Lifetime Free Updated Books. Lifetime Updates is an industry-first feature which allows you to receive verified self assessment updates, ensuring you always have the most accurate information at your fingertips.