How to Cheat at Managing Information SecurityBy
- Mark Osborne
This is the only book that covers all the topics that any budding security manager needs to know! This book is written for managers responsible for IT/Security departments from mall office environments up to enterprise networks. These individuals do not need to know about every last bit and byte, but they need to have a solid understanding of all major, IT security issues to effectively manage their departments. This book is designed to cover both the basic concepts of security, non â technical principle and practices of security and provides basic information about the technical details of many of the products - real products, not just theory. Written by a well known Chief Information Security Officer, this book gives the information security manager all the working knowledge needed to: â¢ Design the organization chart of his new security organization â¢ Design and implement policies and strategies â¢ Navigate his way through jargon filled meetings â¢ Understand the design flaws of his E-commerce and DMZ infrastructure
For managers responsible for IT/Security departments from small office environments up to enterprise networks.
Paperback, 400 Pages
Published: August 2006
- Chapter 1: Preface and Introduction Chapter 2: The Security Organization Chapter 3: The Information Security Policy Chapter 4: Jargon, principles and concepts Chapter 5: Information Security laws and regulations Chapter 6: Information Security Standards and Audits Chapter 7: Interviews, Bosses and Staff Chapter 8: Infrastructure security Chapter 9: Firewalls Chapter 10: Intruder detection systems â Theory Chapter 11: Intruder detection systems â In Practice Chapter 12: Intruder Prevention and Protection Chapter13: Network penetration testing Chapter14: Application security flaws and application testing