HBSS Toolkit

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Operate host based security system (HBSS), Firewalls, Intrusion Prevention systems (IPS), Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS), other point of presence Security Tools, virtual private networks (VPNs), and related Security Operations.

More Uses of the HBSS Toolkit:

  • Systematize: host based security systems (HBSS).

  • Maintain HBSS installation and upstream connection.

  • Be certain that your organization operates host based security system (HBSS), Firewalls, Intrusion Prevention systems, Intrusion Detection Systems, other point of presence Security Tools, virtual private networks, and related Security Operations.

  • Audit: host based security system (HBSS).

  • Steer: charter carry out Cybersecurity Systems Engineering HBSS.

  • Direct: target update manage the functionality and efficiency of systems associated with the HBSS framework and product suites.

  • Convey manage the functionality and efficiency of systems associated with the HBSS framework and product suites.

  • Warrant that your project provides System Administration and maintains operations of HBSS servers.

  • Pilot: technical Cybersecurity assessor HBSS.

  • Control: Cybersecurity (HBSS) specialization.

  • Govern Cybersecurity Systems Engineering HBSS.

  • Systematize: host based security system (HBSS) engineering.

  • Install, configure, and maintain multiple HBSS servers and dependent systems.

  • Be certain that your business administers host based security system (HBSS).

  • Operate host based security system (HBSS), Firewalls, Intrusion Prevention systems (IPS), other point of presence Security Tools, virtual private network (VPNs), and related Security Operations.

  • Assure your planning complies; HBSS administrators also create customer based signatures and analyze alert data from HBSS to help develop strategies for addressing threats.

  • Perform System Integration with Host Based Security System (HBSS).

  • Warrant that your operation complies; HBSS Tenable security center.


Save time, empower your teams and effectively upgrade your processes with access to this practical HBSS Toolkit and guide. Address common challenges with best-practice templates, step-by-step Work Plans and maturity diagnostics for any HBSS 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 HBSS specific requirements:

STEP 1: Get your bearings

Start with...

  • The latest quick edition of the HBSS 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 999 new and updated case-based questions, organized into seven core areas of Process Design, this Self-Assessment will help you identify areas in which HBSS improvements can be made.

Examples; 10 of the 999 standard requirements:

  1. Why the need?

  2. What is an unauthorized commitment?

  3. How risky is your organization?

  4. Has your scope been defined?

  5. Are approval levels defined for contracts and supplements to contracts?

  6. Can you maintain your growth without detracting from the factors that have contributed to your success?

  7. Is there an action plan in case of emergencies?

  8. Is your strategy driving your strategy? Or is the way in which you allocate resources driving your strategy?

  9. What will drive HBSS change?

  10. Is there any existing HBSS governance structure?

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 HBSS book in PDF containing 994 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in...

Your HBSS 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 HBSS Self-Assessment and Scorecard you will develop a clear picture of which HBSS 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 HBSS 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 HBSS projects with the 62 implementation resources:

  • 62 step-by-step HBSS Project Management Form Templates covering over 1500 HBSS project requirements and success criteria:

Examples; 10 of the check box criteria:

  1. Cost Management Plan: Eac -estimate at completion, what is the total job expected to cost?

  2. Activity Cost Estimates: In which phase of the Acquisition Process cycle does source qualifications reside?

  3. Project Scope Statement: Will all HBSS project issues be unconditionally tracked through the Issue Resolution process?

  4. Closing Process Group: Did the HBSS project team have enough people to execute the HBSS project plan?

  5. Source Selection Criteria: What are the guidelines regarding award without considerations?

  6. Scope Management Plan: Are Corrective Actions taken when actual results are substantially different from detailed HBSS project plan (variances)?

  7. Initiating Process Group: During which stage of Risk planning are risks prioritized based on probability and impact?

  8. Cost Management Plan: Is your organization certified as a supplier, wholesaler, regular dealer, or manufacturer of corresponding products/supplies?

  9. Procurement Audit: Was a formal review of tenders received undertaken?

  10. Activity Cost Estimates: What procedures are put in place regarding bidding and cost comparisons, if any?

Step-by-step and complete HBSS Project Management Forms and Templates including check box criteria and templates.

1.0 Initiating Process Group:

2.0 Planning Process Group:

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 HBSS 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 HBSS project or Phase Close-Out
  • 5.4 Lessons Learned



With this Three Step process you will have all the tools you need for any HBSS project with this in-depth HBSS Toolkit.

In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:

  • Diagnose HBSS 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 HBSS 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 HBSS investments work better.

This HBSS 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.