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Security Program and Policies: Governance and Risk Management
This chapter explains how to manage information security policies, describes roles and responsibilities related to information security, identifies the components of risk management, and shows how to create polices related to information security policy, governance, and risk management.
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By Sari GreeneApr 16, 2014
Network Defense and Countermeasures: Assessing System Security
Before you can begin administering system security, you must have a realistic assessment of the system’s current state of security. This chapter discusses the essential steps that you should follow in assessing a system’s security level.
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By William (Chuck) EasttomDec 16, 2013
John TraenkenschuhSecure Your Embedded Systems Now!
John Traenkenschuh explores the somewhat hidden world of embedded computing and its emerging security issues.
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By John TraenkenschuhOct 24, 2013
The Anatomy of a Digital Investigation
Michael W. Graves discusses the details of a digital investigation, including understanding the scope of the investigation, identifying the stakeholders, and understanding documentation,
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By Michael W. GravesOct 8, 2013

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Blogs

John  TraenkenschuhHeartbleed? You're too late.

Traenk offers a friendly reminder that this is shape of things to come...

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By John TraenkenschuhCommentsApril 11, 2014
Topics: The Web/Virtual Worlds/Social Networking,Home & Office Computing,Software Security,General Security and Privacy,Information Technology,Software Development & Management,Sales & Marketing,Programming,Open Source,Web Services,Networking,Network Security,Web Development,Network Administration & Management,Data,General Business,Architecture and Design,Security,Linux/UNIX/Open Source Operating Systems,HTML/CSS,Cloud Computing,Network Design & Architecture,Business & Management
Emily NaveThe IT List: What You Missed This Week on InformIT [4/4/14]
With today's "connected life" running 24/7, we recognize it's hard to keep up with all your favorite websites and tech resources. The IT List is here to help you cut through the noise. Check back each Friday for a quick digest of articles, resources, promotions, and other goodies worth a first or second look on InformIT.

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By Emily NaveCommentsApril 4, 2014
Topics: Home & Office Computing,Information Technology,Software Development & Management,Programming,Open Source,Web Services,Graphics & Web Design,Networking,Engineering,Web Development,Certification,Data,Mobile Application Development & Programming,Security,Hardware,Operating Systems, Server,Process Improvement,Business & Management
Emily NaveMicrosoft Press Products Now Available on InformIT

We are excited to announce Microsoft Press products are now available in the InformIT store, growing the number of valuable and trusted resources for Microsoft users and IT professionals.

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By Emily NaveCommentsApril 3, 2014
Topics: Home & Office Computing,Information Technology,Software Development & Management,Programming,Open Source,Web Services,Graphics & Web Design,Networking,Engineering,Web Development,Certification,Data,Mobile Application Development & Programming,Security,Hardware,Operating Systems, Server,Process Improvement,Business & Management
John  TraenkenschuhSpot the Hacker (Part I)

Traenk wonders aloud at the changing face of Security--and Hacking.

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By John TraenkenschuhCommentsMarch 25, 2014
Topics: Home & Office Computing,Software Security,General Security and Privacy,Information Technology,Information Management,Networking,Network Security,Management & Strategy,Global Business,Security,Business & Management

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