By John McCumber

The e-book primarily describes the McCumber dice details safeguard methodology.
And the McCumber dice technique is certainly fascinating and price the read.

Unfortunately, the writer wrote round it a complete book!
In the 1st half the writer describes the bases at the info protection and relates it to the McCumber dice (without quite describing what the dice is! fortunately, the hardcover has an image of it.)
In the second one half he dwelves in a bit extra aspect of the McCumber dice technique, repeating time and again an identical strategies, simply with mild standpoint variations.

Obviously his method is defined as stronger to the other method! whereas he makes a couple of positive factors, usually he simply states this with out relatively evaluating it to the opposite technologies.

Worth the learn when you have time to spare... it certainly has a couple of attention-grabbing rules and viewpoints.
If in basic terms they have been expressed in a 10th of the space!

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However, it is important to balance brevity with clarity. Take all the words you need to complete the thought, but fight the urge to add more information. There are three types of policies, and you will use each type at different times in your information security program and throughout the organization to support the business process or mission. The three types of policies are: 1. Global (Tier 1): These are used to create the organization’s overall vision and direction. 2. Topic-specific (Tier 2): These address particular subjects of concern.

Okay, so what? Why do I as a business person need to be learning information security programs? That’s IT’s responsibility, don’t bother me with this. We go back to our key tenants’ fiduciary duty and due diligence. The information security program is put together to ensure that management meets its fiduciary duty in protecting the assets of the organization, and this includes our information assets. fm Page 13 Friday, November 3, 2006 8:16 AM Information Security Governance Ⅲ 13 Fiduciary duty assigns a trust to management to protect the assets of the organization.

Fm Page 14 Friday, November 3, 2006 8:16 AM 14 Ⅲ Complete Guide to CISM Certification users, partners and employees’ sensitive information, such as wages, social security numbers, and health care information. It is the ultimate responsibility of senior management to assume the fiduciary duty to protect the assets of the organization. From the context of a security program, senior management needs to witness and have demonstrated how these goals and objectives will be met. Definitions of Roles and Responsibilities The importance of security governance must be reinforced in every employee’s job description.

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