Towards an integration of Security Requirements into Business Process Modeling

Alfonso Rodríguez, Eduardo Fernández-Medina, Mario Piattini



Business Processes are considered as an essential resource for companies to optimize and assure their quality by obtaining advantages with respect to their competitors. Consequently, Business Process Modeling becomes relevant since it allows us to represent the essence of the business. A notation to model businesses must be able to capture the majority of the requirements of the business. We have had the opportunity to check that security requirements have been scarcely considered in nowadays’ most used notations to model business processes. In this work, we will present the security aspects that can be modelled from the business experts’ dominion and that have been scarcely studied in the business process modeling, a review of the main notations used for modeling and a proposal to represent security requirements considering the knowledge of the experts in the business.


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Paper Citation

in Harvard Style

Rodríguez A., Fernández-Medina E. and Piattini M. (2005). Towards an integration of Security Requirements into Business Process Modeling . In Proceedings of the 3rd International Workshop on Security in Information Systems - Volume 1: WOSIS, (ICEIS 2005) ISBN 972-8865-25-2, pages 287-297. DOI: 10.5220/0002579402870297

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author={Alfonso Rodríguez and Eduardo Fernández-Medina and Mario Piattini},
title={Towards an integration of Security Requirements into Business Process Modeling},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 3rd International Workshop on Security in Information Systems - Volume 1: WOSIS, (ICEIS 2005)},

in EndNote Style

JO - Proceedings of the 3rd International Workshop on Security in Information Systems - Volume 1: WOSIS, (ICEIS 2005)
TI - Towards an integration of Security Requirements into Business Process Modeling
SN - 972-8865-25-2
AU - Rodríguez A.
AU - Fernández-Medina E.
AU - Piattini M.
PY - 2005
SP - 287
EP - 297
DO - 10.5220/0002579402870297