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Information Security Policies/Procedures

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I'm in the process of reviewing our internal and external IT Security policies and would like some guidance on this.My question is whether you start by performing a gap analysis of the current policies, looking at their effectiveness by the amount of exce...
Peter S | 1/22/2015 5:18:47 AM | COMMENTS(1)
Hello All, I'm in the process of performing an internal IT policy gap analysis based upon COBIT 5. The biggest issue I'm having is that there is no published enabler guide for the first COBIT 5 Enterprise Enabler: 1. Principles, Policies, and Framework...
David038 | 12/9/2014 3:10:06 PM | COMMENTS(0)
I came across an interesting article which stated the 10 most relevant policies where CISO's should look at or should develop (see in 1 Acceptable use policy 2 Privacy po...
Marc Vael | 12/9/2014 9:19:09 AM | COMMENTS(10)
Should the most strict information security policies and standards from the shareholding companies be used as the baseline or can the joint-venture develop its own policies?
Robert883 | 11/13/2014 7:52:08 AM | COMMENTS(4)
When it comes to architecture, I always preach measure twice, cut once approach. However, with policies and standards, it's not always possible, especially in rapidly changing IT environments. Over the years, I've seen many of my clients spending 6 months...
apoizner | 11/12/2014 2:26:33 PM | COMMENTS(4)
Hello Everyone, Is anyone willing to share their IT use policy.  I am developing one for my organization and would like to see what others are doing.  Thanks in advance
AMD | 11/12/2014 1:55:19 PM | COMMENTS(14)

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Events & Online Learning: 8 total

14 Oct 2013
ISACA International Event
Boston, MA, USA
16 Jun 2014
ISACA International Event
Seattle, WA, USA
11 Aug 2014
ISACA International Event
Seattle, WA, USA
16 Mar 2015
ISACA International Event
Orlando, FL, USA

Journal Articles: 124 total

Volume 6, 2014
by Jeimy J. Cano M., Ph.D, CFE
International trends reflect a paradigmatic change in current business models caused by the markets’ asymmetry and dynamics where instability is the constant and change is the norm.
Volume 5, 2014
by Ed Gelbstein, Ph.D.
There are three domains that impact information security.
Volume 2, 2014
by James Baird, CISM, CISSP, ISO 27001 LI, ITIL (F)
There is an axiom for authors that states to be a successful writer, one must know the reader.
Volume 2, 2014
by Key Mak, CISM, CAP, CISSP, ITIL, PMP, Security Plus, ECMp
Whether launching an information security project or developing a road map for an enterprise, determining where to start can be overwhelming.
Volume 2, 2011
by Gan Subramaniam, CISA, CISM, CCNA, CCSA, CIA, CISSP, ISO 27001 LA, SSCP
What should be our approach to determining and reaching agreement on the optimal percentage of business operations that must be or can be recovered in the event of a crisis?
Volume 3, 2010
by Steven J. Ross, CISA, MBCP, CISSP
Any organization planning to utilize cloud computing services should be well aware of the risks and should implement a robust control structure to counter them. Among the foremost risks is disruption of service, which includes both downtime and data loss.

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Infosec community celebrates new versions of ISO 27001:2013 and ISO 27002:2013. Worth to look at: and everyone should read the story of genesis of  ISO 270...
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13 Nov 2014
Posted By : masarker | 4 comments
On March 1st,  I was invited to speak at the CampIT conference on Enterprise Risk/Security Management at Rosemont Convention Center. Before me there were two speakers. The first presenter spent an hour presenting the story from the trenches of technolog...
Posted By : Umesh391 | 2 comments