Enterprise Security Risk Management: Building A World-class Asset Protection Program by Kevin PetersonEnterprise Security Risk Management: Building A World-class Asset Protection Program by Kevin Peterson

Enterprise Security Risk Management: Building A World-class Asset Protection Program

byKevin Peterson

Paperback | January 1, 2018

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Enterprise Security Risk Management: Developing an Effective Asset Protection Programshows how to think about the underlying risks organizations face and how they connect to the threats and challenges in today's global environment. Security management in many organizations is often based on a reaction to the latest threat or a recent major loss. In contrast, this book advocates for an ongoing analytical and strategic process that responds to the ever changing risk environment, connecting practical applications to the real world challenges that all organizational and security professionals face daily.

Offering a menu of strategies for success,Enterprise Security Risk Managementprovides the foundation with which both professionals and students can understand, build, and implement an effective asset protection program. Beginning with a conceptual overview of enterprise security risk management, the book explores the key tools that can be orchestrated into a comprehensive assets protection strategy. Covering applications and issues in a variety of organizational settings and industry sectors, the book draws a critical nexus between the security function and organizational management for any organization.

  • Blends conceptual precepts with practical application, making it accessible for both real world and academic settings
  • Illustrates key points using case studies
  • Provides context with a "Setting the Stage" section at the start of each chapter
  • Includes Thought Exercises to challenge readers to identify how to they would respond to real-world scenarios
  • Provides a "Digging Deeper" section with specific references and resources related to the topic in each chapter and section for further reading
Kevin Peterson provides enterprise security risk management consulting, training, education, and market research to public and private sector organizations. He is an Adjunct Professor of Business & Organizational Security Management at Webster University and the University of Denver University College, as well as contributing author to...
Title:Enterprise Security Risk Management: Building A World-class Asset Protection ProgramFormat:PaperbackDimensions:376 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:January 1, 2018Publisher:Butterworth (trade)Language:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0128021624

ISBN - 13:9780128021620

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Table of Contents

Part 1 The Foundation of Enterprise Security Risk Management Setting the Stage 1. Historical Perspectives on Risk Management 2. An Overview of Security Risk Management: The Prelude 3. Taking Risk Management to the Next Level: ESRM 4. Contemporary Influencing Factors Thought Exercises Recommended Resources

Part 2 Elements of an Effective Risk Management Strategy Setting the Stage 5. Policies and Business Practices 6. Physical Security 7. Personnel Security 8. Information Security 9. Technical Security 10. The Role of Security Officers and the Human Element 11. Workplace Investigations 12. Emergency Planning and Business Continuity Thought Exercises Recommended Resources

Part 3 Security Issues and Approaches in Selected Settings Setting the Stage 13. Industrial Settings 14. Product Industries 15. Service Industries 16. Utilities and Critical Infrastructure Sectors 17. Cultural and Institutional Properties 18. Educational Settings 19. Houses of Worship 20. Government and Public Sector Settings 21. High-Tech and Information Sectors Thought Exercises Recommended Resources

Part 4 A Seat at the Table: Security as a Business Function Setting the Stage 22. Factors of Function and Fit 23. Critical Decision Making in Organizations 24. Product Security 25. Market Entry Planning 26. Special Cases: Small and Entrepreneurial Enterprises Thought Exercises Recommended Resources Epilogue - A Peak Into the Future

Appendices A. National Infrastructure Protection Center Risk Management Paper B. Risk Management: The FEMA Approach C. Defining and Valuating Intangible Assets D. Model Risk Assessment Format