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Security Policies and Implementation Issues, Second Edition

Author(s): Robert Johnson
  • ISBN-13: 9781284055993
  • Paperback    500 pages      © 2015
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Security Policies and Implementation Issues, Second Edition offers a comprehensive, end-to-end view of information security policies and frameworks from the raw organizational mechanics of building to the psychology of implementation. Written by an industry expert, it presents an effective balance between technical knowledge and soft skills, and introduces many different concepts of information security in clear simple terms such as governance, regulator mandates, business drivers, legal considerations, and much more. With step-by-step examples and real-world exercises, this book is a must-have resource for students, security officers, auditors, and risk leaders looking to fully understand the process of implementing successful sets of security policies and frameworks.

 Instructor Materials for Security Policies and Implementation Issues, Second Edition include:

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    Quiz & Exam Questions
    Case Scenarios/Handouts

About the Series
This book is part of the  Information Systems Security and Assurance Series from Jones and Bartlett Learning. Designed for courses and curriculums in IT Security, Cybersecurity, Information Assurance, and Information Systems Security, this series features a comprehensive, consistent treatment of the most current thinking and trends in this critical subject area. These titles deliver fundamental information-security principles packed with real-world applications and examples.  Authored by Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs),  they deliver comprehensive information on all aspects of information security. Reviewed word for word by leading technical experts in the field, these books are not just current, but forward-thinking—putting you in the position to solve the cybersecurity challenges not just of today, but of tomorrow, as well.

Applicable Courses

Written for IT students and professionals hoping to gain knowledge in security policies and information security systems.

Chapter  1: Governance and Information Security Policy Management  
Chapter  2: Business Drivers for Information Security Policies  
Chapter  3: U.S. Compliance Laws and Information Security Policy Requirements  
Chapter  4: Business Challenges Within the Seven Domains of IT Responsibility   
Chapter  5: Information Security Policy Implementation Issues  
Chapter  6: IT Security Policy Frameworks  
Chapter  7: How to Design, Organize, Implement, and Maintain IT Security Policies  
Chapter  8: IT Security Policy Framework Approaches  
Chapter  9: User Domain Policies  
Chapter  10: IT Infrastructure Security Policies  
Chapter  11: Data Classification and Handling Policies and Risk Management Policies  
Chapter  12: Incident Response Team (IRT) Policies  
Chapter  13: IT Security Policy Implementations  
Chapter  14: IT Security Policy Enforcement  
Chapter  15: IT Policy Compliance Systems and Emerging Technologies  

Robert Johnson

Robert Johnson (CISA, CGEIT, CISM, CISSP) has 20 years experience dealing with all aspects of information security, IT audit, risk management, and privacy compliance. His diverse background includes hands-on operational experience as well as providing strategic risk assessment and scoring for leadership and board-level audiences. Currently he works in the security risk management division of a large financial services insurance company. Previously he worked as a first vice president and IT audit and security advisory director at Washington Mutual (JP Morgan Chase).

The following instructor resources are available to qualified instructors for download

ISBN-13: 9781284055993

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Laboratory Manual to Accompany Security Policies and Implementation Issues

ISBN-13: 9781284059168

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


Security Policies and Implementation Issues, Second Edition with Lab Manual (Print Option)

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