Principles Of Information Security by Michael E. WhitmanPrinciples Of Information Security by Michael E. Whitman

Principles Of Information Security

byMichael E. Whitman, Herbert J. Mattord

Paperback | November 18, 2014

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Specifically oriented to the needs of information systems students, PRINCIPLES OF INFORMATION SECURITY, 5e delivers the latest technology and developments from the field. Taking a managerial approach, this bestseller teaches all the aspects of information security-not just the technical control perspective. It provides a broad review of the entire field of information security, background on many related elements, and enough detail to facilitate understanding of the topic. It covers the terminology of the field, the history of the discipline, and an overview of how to manage an information security program. Current and relevant, the fifth edition includes the latest practices, fresh examples, updated material on technical security controls, emerging legislative issues, new coverage of digital forensics, and hands-on application of ethical issues in IS security. It is the ultimate resource for future business decision-makers.
Michael Whitman, Ph.D., CISM, CISSP, is Professor of Information Security at Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, Georgia. He also serves as the Executive Director of the Center for Information Security Education, Coles College of Business. In 2004, 2007, 2012 and 2015, under his direction the Center for Information Security Education ...
Title:Principles Of Information SecurityFormat:PaperbackDimensions:656 pages, 9.12 × 7.37 × 1.06 inPublished:November 18, 2014Publisher:Course TechnologyLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1285448367

ISBN - 13:9781285448367


Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Information Security.2. The Need for Security.3. Legal, Ethical, and Professional Issues in Information Security.4. Planning for Security.5. Risk Management.6. Security Technology: Firewalls, VPNs, and Wireless.7. Security Technology: Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems and Other Security Tools.8. Cryptography.9. Physical Security.10. Implementing Information Security.11. Security and Personnel.12. Information Security Maintenance and eDiscovery.