Part 1: Review Questions

  1. What is the definition of information security? What essential protections must be in place to protect information systems from danger?
  2. Define the InfoSec processes of identification, authentication, authorization, and accountability.
  3. Define project management. Why is project management of particular interest in the field of information security?
  4. What are the five basic outcomes that should be achieved through information security governance?
  5. What is a threat in the context of information security? How many categories of threats exist as presented in this chapter?

Part 2: Module Practice

Find an article that talks about relative risk either from inside the organization or form external sources. Once you locate and read it, compose a 1-2 page paper that summarizes your findings and critique the article. Use a word processor to complete your assignment and submit it as a .docx or .doc document.