W100 – SABSA White Paper
An executive summary of the SABSA Method, it’s tools, techniques and concepts.
Download The SABSA Whitepaper (Published 2009)
W101 – Architecting a Secure Digital World
An introduction to SABSA for people who are new to the topic, providing a high-level overview and describing the benefits of adopting the methodology for architecting a secure digital business.
Download W101 – Architecting a Secure Digital World (Published August 2018)
W102 – SABSA Risk Management Part One – The Meaning of Risk
An introduction to the SABSA view of ‘risk’ from a philosophical and existential point of view. It is a preparatory tutorial for the subsequent SABSA Risk Management: Parts 2 and 3 which will be published later in 2018.
Download W102 – SABSA Risk Management Part One – The Meaning of Risk (Published October 2018)
W117 – SABSA-TOGAF Integration White Paper
A White Paper by The Open group SABSA-TOGAF Integration Working Group comprising a joint effort by The SABSA Institute and The Open Group Architecture and Security Forums.
Download W117 SABSA – TOGAF Integration White Paper (Published October 2011)
SW104 – The Problem-solving Framework Applied to Humankind
A SABSA at Work paper that aims to show SABSA can be applied to any scenario, in any kind of industry, to any kind of subject.
Download SW104 The Problem-solving Framework Applied to Humankind (Published November 2021)
R101 – SABSA Matrices 2018 Release Notes
An update to the SABSA Matrix™ and the SABSA Management Matrix™ in 2018 and an analysis of the changes made in that update.
Download R101 SABSA Matrices 2018 Release Notes (Published August 2018)
Tools & Techniques
T100 – Modelling SABSA with ArchiMate
This White Paper describes how security architecture concepts can be expressed using ArchiMate 3.0, the latest version of The Open Group’s widely adopted Enterprise Architecture (EA) modelling language.
Update published April 2020 brings the paper in line with ArchiMate v3.1
Download T100 Modelling SABSA with ArchiMate (Published October 2019, v1.1 published April 2020.)
G152 – Integrating Risk and Security within a TOGAF Enterprise Architecture
An Open Group Guide addressing how to integrate considerations of security and risk into an Enterprise Architecture using SABSA.
Download TOG G152 Integrating Risk and Security within TOGAF (Published January 2016)