Essays Tagged: "Information security"

Computer Secutity and the law

ter security is to protect and assure the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of automated information systems and the data they contain. Each of these terms has a precise meaning which is gr ... h of these terms has a precise meaning which is grounded in basic technical ideas about the flow of information in automated information systems.B. Basic ConceptsThere is a broad, top-level consensus ...

(18 pages) 402 0 5.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

What kind of threats are there from using information technology and how can they be prevented?

As the name suggests, information technology has built on existing ways of storing information for various reasons includi ... tter security, accessibility and data integrity. Although there are various other reasons for using information technology, these are the reasons of primary importance and hence are necessary for the ... of threats and prevention through various means.Security is by far the most common reason for using information technology. Originally, important paperwork and confidential documents were stored in lo ...

(6 pages) 241 0 3.1 Mar/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Computer Ethics

Research in the area of Information Security at Corporate Websites including the role of "Privacy Seals"

Research in the area of Information Security at Corporate Websites including the role of "Privacy Seals"The moot question th ... y issues that were raised as part of this research is that most customers are reluctant to dole out information that contains sensitive details. Conformability level is much higher when it comes to th ... ensitive details. Conformability level is much higher when it comes to the dissemination of general information. Drawbacks in the e-commerce internet and e-commerce security do exist but it has more t ...

(16 pages) 418 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Security for Information Technology: Return on Investment

uestion can seldom be answered to everyone's satisfaction. It is especially harder to answer in the information security context where a lack of data makes it difficult to quantify what exactly securi ... n of the cost of a product or service against the expected return on the investment. However, where information security ins concerned, ROI often needs to be evaluated in a completely different light, ...

(2 pages) 163 0 5.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Comparison Among DB2 And Oracle In Term of Security

ABSTRACTAs the use of the web grows on both intranets and the public internet, information security is becoming crucial to organizations. As the computing industry moves from the ... the paper up.1. IntroductionAs the use of the web grows on both intranets and the public internet, information security is becoming crucial to organizations [13]. The web provides a convenient, cheap ... ient, cheap, and instantaneous way of publishing data. Now that it is extremely easy to disseminate information, it is equally important to ensure that the information is only accessible to those who ...

(17 pages) 244 0 3.8 Nov/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Auditing the IT Security Function: An Effective Framework

IntroductionAs businesses have come to depend very much on their information systems in the last half a century, the importance of having those systems in a fit stat ... ut an increasingly important part of the equation involves the IT Security Function. Without secure information systems a company is vulnerable to exploits from outside as well as within. In recogniti ... l of budgets that they need to take responsibility for adequate security.The Role of IT SecurityThe information age went international in the 1980s. However, the fact is that a series of corresponding ...

(14 pages) 511 0 5.0 May/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

The importance of a comprehensive security policy for modern businesses.

The information age went international in the 1980s. However, the fact is that a series of corresponding ... y affect another, as usually how great they are interconnected is unknown (Shain, 1996). Therefore, information security is increasingly required to take on a considerably vital role in networks.As Sh ... ent.- Education and awareness.Firstly, "The most widely recognized security standard is ISO 17799" (Information Security Policy World, 2001). Comprehensive analysis of security problems can be found i ...

(9 pages) 322 0 5.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Kudler Fine Foods: Disaster Recovery/Business Resumption Plan

4.0 Security Assessment �54.1 Physical Security �54.2 Personnel Security �54.3 Information Security �54.4 Network Security �55.0 Disaster Declaration Proceedures  ... hallenges �137.1 Legacy Technology �137.2 Market Directions �138.0 Corporation Information Technology Role �138.1 Business Goals �138.2 Marketing/Office Support and ...

(28 pages) 801 0 2.7 Apr/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Exigent Information

2. RIVAL COMPANY INFORMATION In order to obtain insiders' information about Exigent, we formulated several pl ... on about Exigent, we formulated several plans. After some discussion, the best way to get insiders' information is to plant a mole within Exigent's organization. While going through Smooth Inc.'s empl ... lling to divulge whatever he knows about Exigent. 2.1 EXIGENT'S BACKGROUND INFORMATION Formed in 1990, Exigent Pte Ltd has rose from a small chain of computer retails ...

(4 pages) 393 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Information Security in Business Organizations

rganization itself.The essay sets off with a critical review of the term security in the context of information systems, which illustrates the treats and risks arising from extensive use of informatio ... and how security managements are conducted to subdue threats and risks by Citibank in securing its information system and business. In the end of the essay, another great emphasis is laid on an outlo ...

(13 pages) 518 0 4.0 Dec/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > E-commerce

Bead Bar Information Systems Technology

Bead Bar Information Systems Technology1.What are the company’s major information security threats?Poorl ... by the company.2.Develop a security awareness training plan for employees and franchisees.The Chief Information Officer (CIO) is the person that will develop a training plan for the company’s emp ... ood technical solutions to all departments.•Only the people who should have access to classify information are the only ones allow access to the information.•Implementing a method for verify ...

(2 pages) 256 0 5.0 Dec/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Internet 2

ere are three main areas of security relevant to the internet business:Fradulent use of credit card information related to on-line financial transactions, General site and security and Information sec ... e is secure.Commerce on the internet consists mainly of passing credit card numbers and expiry date information electronically between the merchant and the customers. When commerce is conducted over t ...

(5 pages) 60 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Cryptography

mmunications, commercial transactions, etc., security becomes a major player in protecting personal information. A key aspect for secure communications is played by Cryptography.Cryptography is the sc ... overview of Cryptography.Cryptography is the study of mathematical techniques related to aspects of information security such as confidentiality, data integrity, entity authentication, and data origin ...

(1 pages) 32 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

System Development Life Cycle - SDLC

hat is a portion of the System Development Life Cycle (SDLC). The SDLC is the process of developing information systems through investigation, analysis, design, implementation and maintenance- which i ... n of each entity that may construct that new technology. Through system analysis, the collection of information can provide focus, direction and support to the development and introduction of function ...

(5 pages) 92 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The Value Private Security Management Brings to Businesses

of security is that of protector or guardian. As the guardian against harm to people, property, and information, security is a service function with a tremendous impact. However, security's value may ... ormed. These functions include the essential elements of physical security, personnel security, and information security. Physical security refers to tangible objects, such as walls, fences, locks, an ...

(3 pages) 124 0 5.0 Jul/2008

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Potential IT Professions-2

r similar fields of study is a good starting point when using the formal education academic option. Information security certifications you should consider are: Security+, MCSE+ Security, Cisco Certif ... ld consider are: Security+, MCSE+ Security, Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP), Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), and Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA). ...

(1 pages) 429 0 5.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

Risks and Potential Impact Relating to Security, Auditing and Disaster Recovery

1 - SECURITY RISK ASSESSMENTAssets &FunctionsWeightHuman ErrorViruses, WormsTheft of Property / InformationHackers Approaches forElimination and MinimizationServer0.55525Store in safe place, assig ... larly.Internet / Intranet0.43513Use encryption, authentication, & transactional security; PolicyInformation / Data0.45555Label files, use passwords, lock room.PCs / Laptops0.34555Use virus protect ...

(2 pages) 31 0 3.0 Aug/2009

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

IT risk analysis of The RedDog Company

...................................................................................6Architecture of information security................................................................................ ... management of security generally in The RedDog Company.Following topics are covered:Architecture of information securitySecurity policies and proceduresDefense from malwareFirewallsData qualification ...

(17 pages) 66 1 5.0 Feb/2010

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking