CMGT 582 Week 1 Individual Assignment: You have just joined an organization as the new Chief Information Security Officer (CISO)

CMGT 582 Week 1 Individual Assignment: You have just joined an organization as the new Chief Information Security Officer (CISO)

CMGT582 Security & Ethics Situation

Assignment: Situation: You have just joined an organization as the new Chief Information Security Officer (CISO). The organization depends on the use of the web to perform most of its major tasks. You have noticed that information security is mostly ignored by those performing the work tasks and it is not a priority with management or executive leadership.

Write a 1 to 2 page memo to the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) that is designed to increase the priority of information security. Include a convincing argument of why the survival of the organization may depend on information security. Include these topics: [This memo does NOT have to be in APA format, but should use correct grammar and spelling, and should cite and reference any material taken from a source document in proper APA format.]

  • Confidentiality, integrity, and availability
  • Authenticity
  • Accountability
  • Threats from malicious software
  • Security challenges of cloud computing
  • Cyberterrorism and information warfare

Course: CMGT582 Security & Ethics
School: University of Phoenix

  • : 16/05/2017
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