Practical Information Security A Competency-Based Education Course

This textbook presents a practical introduction to information security using the Competency Based Education (CBE) method of teaching. The content and ancillary assessment methods explicitly measure student progress in the three core categories: Knowledge, Skills, and Experience, giving students a b...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Authors: Alsmadi, Izzat, Burdwell, Robert (Author), Aleroud , Ahmed (Author), Wahbeh, Abdallah (Author)
Format: eBook
Published: Cham Springer International Publishing 2018, 2018
Edition:1st ed. 2018
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Information Systems Security
  • Malicious Attacks, Threats, and Vulnerabilities
  • Access Controls
  • Security Operations and Administration
  • Auditing, Testing, and Monitoring
  • Risk, Response, and Recovery
  • Cryptography
  • Networks and Telecommunications Security
  • Source Code Security
  • Information Security Standards
  • Information Systems Security Education and Training
  • U.S. Compliance Laws
  • Conclusion