Assessing information security strategies, tactics, logic and framework / A. Vladimirov, K. Gavrilenko, A. Michajlowski

Author(s): Vladimirov, Andrew A
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Subjects: Computer security--Auditing
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Formats: Electronic Resource, Remote
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Ely : IT Governance Pub., 2010
LC Classification: Q, QA
Physical Description: 1 online resource (405 p.) : ill
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Issued in other form: 9781849280358
Additional Authors: Gavrilenko, Konstantin V
Michajlowski, Andriej A
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Notes: ISBN: 9781849280365 (electronic bk.)
ISBN: 1849280363 (electronic bk.)
ISBN: 9781849280358 (Paper)
ISBN: 1849280355 (Paper)
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Contents: Preface -- Introduction -- Ch. 1. Information security auditing and strategy -- Ch. 2. Security auditing, governance, policies and compliance -- Ch. 3. Security assessments classification -- Ch. 4. Advanced pre-assessment planning -- Ch. 5. Security audit strategies and tactics -- Ch. 6. Synthetic evaluation of risks -- Ch. 7. Presenting the outcome and follow-up acts -- Ch. 8. Reviewing security assessment failures and auditor management strategies -- Bibliography -- ITG resources
Summary: This book deals with the philosophy, strategy and tactics of soliciting, managing and conducting information security audits of all flavours. It will give readers the founding principles around information security assessments and why they are important, whilst providing a fluid framework for developing an astute 'information security mind' capable of rapid adaptation to evolving technologies, markets, regulations, and laws
OCLC Number: 609859930
ISBN/ISSN: 9781849280365