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Management of Information Security

Management of Information Security

$130.95

Management of Information Security, Third Edition focuses on the managerial aspects of information security and assurance. Topics covered include access control models, information security governance, and information security program assessment and metrics. Coverage on the foundational and technical components of information security is included to reinforce key concepts. This new edition includes up-to-date information on changes in the field such as revised sections on national and international laws and international standards like the ISO 27000 series. With these updates, Management of Information Security continues to offer a unique overview of information security from a management perspective while maintaining a finger on the pulse of industry changes and academic relevance.

Features:

  • Reflects changes in the field, including revised sections on national and international laws and international standards such as the ISO 27000 series.
  • Expanded coverage in key managerial areas of Information Security Governance, Access Control Models, and Information Security Program Assessment and Metrics.
  • Applies a running case study which follows a fictional company as it encounters various information security issues, rounded out by discussion questions that encourage class participation.
  • Offers "Viewpoint" essays to provide a range of commentary that illustrate interesting topics or share personal experiences--providing students with real-world examples.
  • Reinforces skills as they are learned with extensively revised review questions, hands-on activities, and case projects in each chapter.

New to this Edition:

  • Reflects changes in the field, including revised sections on national and international laws and international standards like the ISO 27000 series.
  • Additional coverage in key managerial areas of Information Security Governance, Access Control Models, and Information Security Program Assessment and Metrics.
  • Former Chapter 12, Project Management, has been merged into Chapter 1 – providing all introductory and general IT managerial material in the opening chapter.
  • Chapter 6, Security Management Models and Practices, has been split into two chapters and enhanced with more practices and models, consolidating and enhancing coverage of security management materials.

Written by Michael E. Whitman and Herbert J. Mattord

592 Pages


 


  • Model: CT006-MIS12


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