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Legal Issues in Information Security, Second Edition

Author(s): Joanna Lyn Grama, Director of DRA Operations, IT GRC and Cybersecurity Programs, EDUCAUSE
  • ISBN-13: 9781284054743
  • Paperback    550 pages      © 2015
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Revised and updated to address the many changes in this evolving field, the Second Edition of Legal Issues in Information Security addresses the area where law and information security concerns intersect. Information systems security and legal compliance are now required to protect critical governmental and corporate infrastructure, intellectual property created by individuals and organizations alike, and information that individuals believe should be protected from unreasonable intrusion. Organizations must build numerous information security and privacy responses into their daily operations to protect the business itself, fully meet legal requirements, and to meet the expectations of employees and customers.

New to the Second Edition:

  • Includes discussions of amendments in several relevant federal and state laws and regulations since 2011
  • Reviews relevant court decisions that have come to light since the publication of the first edition
  • Includes numerous information security data breaches highlighting new vulnerabilities

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Applicable Courses

Appropriate for courses within Information Security, Cybersecurity, & Information Assurance

Chapter  1: Information Security Overview  
Chapter  2: Privacy Overview  
Chapter  3: The American Legal System  
Chapter  4: Security and Privacy of Consumer Financial Information  
Chapter  5: Security and Privacy of Information Belonging to Children and Educational Records  
Chapter  6: Security and Privacy of Health Information  
Chapter  7: Corporate Information Security and Privacy Regulation  
Chapter  8: Federal Government Information Security and Privacy Regulation  
Chapter  9: State Laws Protecting Citizen Information and Breach Notification Laws  
Chapter  10: Intellectual Property Law  
Chapter  11: The Role of Contracts   
Chapter  12: Criminal Law and Tort Law issues in Cyberspace  
Chapter  13: Information Security Governance  
Chapter  14: Risk Analysis and Incident Response  
Chapter  15: Computer Forensics and Investigations  

Joanna Lyn Grama-Director of DRA Operations, IT GRC and Cybersecurity Programs, EDUCAUSE

Joanna Lyn Grama, (JD, CISSP, CIPP/IT) currently serves as the Director of DRA Operations, IT GRC and Cybersecurity Programs at EDUCAUSE. She formerly served as the information security policy and compliance director for Purdue University, where she created the university's IT security policy and was responsible for compliance governance and activities. She is a member of the Information Systems Audit and Control Association, the organization for IT governance professionals; the American Bar Association, Section of Science and Technology Law, Information Security Committee; EDUCAUSE; and the Indiana State Bar Association. Joanna graduated from the University of Illinois College of Law with honors, and was the editor-in-chief of The Elder Law Journal. She is a frequent speaker on a variety of IT security topics, including identity theft, personal information security, and university compliance issues.

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ISBN-13: 9781284054743

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Laboratory Manual to Accompany Legal Issues in Information Security

ISBN-13: 9781284058703

This lab manual provides a step-by-step guide to completing hands-on experiences using techniques and tools used in real-world scenarios.