PTA Software Tools and Technology
PTA Professional Edition is desktop software tool
developed with Practical Threat Analysis quantitative risk analysis technology. It was designed to assist the work of
security analysts in building practical threat models for their clients'
systems. PTA Professional Edition includes features such as risk calculator, risk
reduction optimizer, countermeasures cost-effectiveness scoring and
tracking. The tool makes it easy for security consultants to stay
on top of their risk management tasks and helps them deliver their threat
analysis projects on-budget. You are invited to download the PTA
Professional Edition trial version at the
Free Practical Threat
Analysis Download page.
The Security Libraries repository includes pre-compiled
libraries of PTA threat model entities that can be plugged into the PTA
Professional Edition tool. Each library contains a checklist
of entities which are specific for an application
field or domain (such as telecom, banking, healthcare, medical, e-commerce
interactive TV) or a specific information security standard (such
as ISO 17799 - BS 7799 , ISO 27001 and PCI DSS 1.1. and other popular
industry standards). Follow the link for the updated
list of Practical Threat Analysis security entities and checklists libraries of common assets, vulnerabilities, threats and countermeasures.
PTA technology is comprised of a unique
data model and a set of well defined calculative methods for assessing risk
levels and providing quantitative prioritized countermeasures. The
software infrastructure easily enables to customize the various modules and
integrate PTA technology with security products and services to provide
superior security management solutions. Learn more on
integrating PTA technology with security products
and services as well as our offering for security consultant companies and
expert groups .
PTA for the Enterprise is a complete server
based solution that enables collaboration and information sharing between
security analysts working on different projects in different organizational
departments. It allows centralized
management of organizational security knowledge.
Learn more on PTA support for enterprise
security collaborative approach and organizational risk management workflow.
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Edition Software Tool