Management of Information Security / Edition 1

Management of Information Security / Edition 1

by Michael E. Whitman, Herbert J. Mattord, Herbert J. Mattord
     
 

ISBN-10: 0619215151

ISBN-13: 9780619215156

Pub. Date: 01/27/2004

Publisher: Cengage Learning

Management of Information Security offers a fresh, timely perspective on the growing field of Information Security. Designed specifically for students of Information Security Management, this text covers the administration of information security and provides an overview of common management issues. Topics such as Policy, Risk Management, and Security are covered in…  See more details below

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Management of Information Security offers a fresh, timely perspective on the growing field of Information Security. Designed specifically for students of Information Security Management, this text covers the administration of information security and provides an overview of common management issues. Topics such as Policy, Risk Management, and Security are covered in depth, and are supported by unique pedagogy such as Viewpoints. Threat Management Boxes, and a fictional scenario that runs through the entire text.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780619215156
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/27/2004
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
559
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Ch. 1Introduction to the Management of Information Security1
Ch. 2Planning for Security25
Ch. 3Planning for Contingencies63
Ch. 4Information Security Policy105
Ch. 5Developing the Security Program155
Ch. 6Security Management Models and Practices209
App. ANIST SP 800-26, Security Self-Assessment Guide for Information Technology Systems, and the Human Firewall Council's Security Management Index Survey249
Ch. 7Risk Management: Identifying and Assessing Risk285
Ch. 8Risk Management: Assessing and Controlling Risk319
Ch. 9Protection Mechanisms361
Ch. 10Personnel and Security413
Ch. 11Law and Ethics451
Ch. 12Information Security Project Management487
Glossary523
Index535

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