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Information Security: Policy, Processes, and Practices
     

Information Security: Policy, Processes, and Practices

by Seymour Goodman, Detmar W. Straub, Richard Baskerville
 

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ISBN-10: 0765617188

ISBN-13: 9780765617187

Pub. Date: 07/15/2008

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Information security is everyone's concern. The way we live is underwritten by information system infrastructures, most notably the Internet. The functioning of our business organizations, the management of our supply chains, and the operation of our governments depend on the secure flow of information. In an organizational environment information security is a

Overview

Information security is everyone's concern. The way we live is underwritten by information system infrastructures, most notably the Internet. The functioning of our business organizations, the management of our supply chains, and the operation of our governments depend on the secure flow of information. In an organizational environment information security is a never-ending process of protecting information and the systems that produce it.This volume in the "Advances in Management Information Systems" series covers the managerial landscape of information security. It deals with how organizations and nations organize their information security policies and efforts. The book covers how to strategize and implement security with a special focus on emerging technologies. It highlights the wealth of security technologies, and also indicates that the problem is not a lack of technology but rather its intelligent application.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780765617187
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
07/15/2008
Series:
Advances in Management Information Systems Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents


Series Editor's Introduction   Vladimir Zwass     vii
The Terrain of Information Security     3
Framing the Information Security Process in Modern Society   Detmar W. Straub   Seymour Goodman   Richard L. Baskerville     5
Security Processes for Organizational Information Systems     13
Information Systems Security Strategy: A Process View   Richard Baskerville   Gurpreet Dhillon     15
IT Governance and Organizational Design for Security Management   Merrill Warkentin   Allen C. Johnston     46
Information System Risk Assessment and Documentation   Herbert J. Mattord   Terry Wiant     69
Strategic Information Security Risk Management   Richard L. Baskerville     112
Security Policy: From Design to Maintenance   Michael E. Whitman     123
Business Continuity Planning and the Protection of Informational Assets   Carl Stucke   Detmar W. Straub   Robert Sainsbury     152
Processes for Securing the Extra-Organizational Setting     173
Information Security Policy in the U.S. National Context   William J. Malik     175
The International Landscape of Cyber Security   Delphine Nain   Neal Donaghy   Seymour Goodman     196
Forces and Research Leading to Future Information Security Processes     229
Emerging Ubiquitous Computing Technologies and Security Management Strategy   Giovanni Iachello   Gregory D. Abowd     231
Promising Future Research in InfoSec   Detmar W. Straub   Seymour Goodman   Richard L. Baskerville     263
Editors and Contributors     271
Series Editor     275
Index     277

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