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Management of Information Security

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ISBN-10: 1423901304

ISBN-13: 9781423901303

Edition: 2nd 2008 (Revised)

Authors: Michael E. Whitman, Herbert J. Mattord

List price: $194.95
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Information security-driven topic coverage is the basis for this updated book that will benefit readers in the information technology and business fields alike. Management of Information Security, provides an overview of information security from a management perspective, as well as a thorough understanding of the administration of information security. Written by two Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP), this book has the added credibility of incorporating the CISSP Common Body of Knowledge (CBK), especially in the area of information security management. The second edition has been updated to maintain the industry currency and academic relevance that made the…    
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Book details

List price: $194.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: Course Technology
Publication date: 3/27/2007
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 576
Size: 7.50" wide x 9.25" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 2.178
Language: English

Michael E. Whitman, Ph.D, CISM, CISSP, is a professor of information security and director of the Coles Center for Information Security Education at Kennesaw State University (KSU) in Kennesaw, GA. With over 12 years of experience designing and implementing information security curriculum and over 20 years of experience teaching and researching at the university level, Dr. Whitman has served as a consultant to several Fortune 1000 organizations, the United States Government, and the State of Georgia on issues related to information security. He has authored several textbooks in information security including Principles of Information Security and Management of Information Security,…    

Herbert J. Mattord, Ph.D, CISM, CISSP, teaches courses in Information Security and Assurance at Kennesaw State University (KSU) in Kennesaw, GA. He is the associate director of the KSU Center for Information Security Education (infosec.kennesaw.edu), as well as the coordinator for the KSU Information Security and Assurance and Information Systems programs of study. He completed 26 years of IT industry experience before becoming a full-time academic in 2002. His experiences as an application developer, database administrator, project manager, and information security practitioner are a valuable background to his teaching role at KSU. While engaged in his IT career, he worked as an adjunct…    

Introduction
Introduction to Management of Information Security
Planning
Planning for Security
Planning for Contingencies
Policy and Programs
Security Policy
Developing the Security Program
Security Management Models and Practices
Protection
Risk Management: Identifying and Assessing Risk
Risk Management: Assessing and Controlling Risk
Protection Mechanisms
People and Projects
Personnel and Security
Law and Ethics
Information Security Project Management