Information Assurance Handbook: Effective Computer Security and Risk Management Strategies

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Best practices for protecting critical data and systems

Information Assurance Handbook: Effective Computer Security and Risk Management Strategies discusses the tools and techniques required to prevent, detect, contain, correct, and recover from security breaches and other information assurance failures. This practical resource explains how to integrate information assurance into your enterprise planning in a non-technical manner. It leads you through building an IT strategy and offers anorganizational approach to identifying, implementing, and controlling information assurance initiatives for small businesses and global enterprises alike.

Common threats and vulnerabilities are described and applicable controls based on risk profiles are provided. Practical information assurance application examples are presented for select industries, including healthcare, retail, and industrial control systems. Chapter-endingcritical thinking exercises reinforce the material covered. An extensive list of scholarly works and international government standards is also provided in this detailed guide.

Comprehensive coverage includes:

  • Basic information assurance principles and concepts
  • Information assurance management system
  • Current practices, regulations, and plans
  • Impact of organizational structure
  • Asset management
  • Risk management and mitigation
  • Human resource assurance
  • Advantages of certification, accreditation, and assurance
  • Information assurance in system development and acquisition
  • Physical and environmental security controls
  • Information assurance awareness, training, and education
  • Access control
  • Information security monitoring tools and methods
  • Information assurance measurements and metrics
  • Incident handling and computer forensics
  • Business continuity management
  • Backup and restoration
  • Cloud computing and outsourcing strategies
  • Information assurance big data concerns

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A clear, actionable blueprint for securing the vital information and IT services of global organizations of all sizes

Information Assurance Handbook provides an overall strategy for safeguarding your organization’s critical data. The book presents a body of knowledge and outlines the steps necessary for senior management to effectively work with risk and learn to strategically, systematically, and economically plan for security challenges.

You’ll learn how to implement technology, practices, and processes to mitigate and manage risk over time and also how to prevent, detect, contain, and recover from security breaches. The professional practices outlined are essential knowledge for effective security and risk management.

  • Reveals how to predict known--and yet unknown--security risks
  • Invaluable best practices technically vetted by a panel of global security leaders
  • Outlines privacy law and critical standards and practices required to make strategic choices about compliance, risk acceptance, and performance
  • Explains the critical differences between assets, threats, vulnerabilities, and controls to achieve effective decision-making for risk management throughout all levels of the organization

About the Author:

Corey Schou, Ph.D., CSSLP, (Pocatello, ID) is a fellow and vice chairperson of (ISC)2, a professor of informatics at Idaho State University, and the director of the Informatics Research Institute and the National Information Assurance Training and Education Center.

Steven Hernandez, MBA, CISSP, (Fairfax, VA) is OIG Chief Information Security Officer at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and affiliate faculty at Idaho State University. He sits on the ACT-IAC Big Data Committee for security, privacy, and data management.

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