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Improving the Maturity of Business Information Security

On the Design and Engineering of a Business Information Security Artefact

Gebonden Engels 2018 9789461263223
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IT Security is becoming more complex and is changing more rapidly. It has implications beyond the IT field, touching all the essential aspects of companies' governance, management and operations. Since businesses increasingly rely on information and their supporting processes Information Security is more and more seen as part of Business Administration in close collaboration with key stakeholders that subsequently benefit the well-being of the firm. We therefore refer to the term "Business Information Security" (BIS). The causes of the many security incidents that take place are very diverse, as are the strategies that have been chosen to keep them manageable.

The main problem we aim to tackle in this research project is, on the one hand to contribute to the required knowledge sharing, build consensus on the priorities (where to start), create the necessary engagement among stakeholders and make informed decisions to achieve objectives. In this book we refer to the collective term "Collaboration". And on the other hand we determine key concepts that underpin Maturing Business Information Security (MBIS) and practices that support the required analytical- and administrative work without reinventing the wheel. The main question answered in this book is "How can we establish a collaborative analysis method which utilises best practices for improving the maturity of BIS?"

This study has benefited from enthusiastic co-operation from many parties and has resulted in a method that enables collaboration and administration to improve the Maturity of Business Information Security. That aligns business with information security and is tested in practical environments. The produced artefact can utilize industry best practices and has the required functionalities that contribute in the improvement of BIS.

Furthermore this research project gives insights in practices, enablers and critical success factors for BIS that organisations can incorporate in their business and encourages other academics to do further research on.

Specificaties

ISBN13:9789461263223
Taal:Engels
Bindwijze:gebonden
Aantal pagina's:376
Druk:2
Verschijningsdatum:7-12-2018
Hoofdrubriek:IT-management / ICT
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Over Yuri Bobbert

Prof. Dr. Yuri Bobbert is Chief Information Security Officer at ON2IT, a global cybersecurity player, and professor at Antwerp Management School (AMS). He is the former Group CISO of NN Group & UWV. Through his years of experience as an entrepreneur and manager within companies, he balances between practice and science. His first book was published in 2010 and the second in 2014 describing 25 companies that have applied his methods. In 2018 he published the book Critical success factors for effective business information security and the book “Cybersecurity in 60 minutes” for boards and supervisory bodies. Bobbert holds a double PhD from both the University of Antwerp and Radboud University in the Netherlands. In his dissertation about Maturing Business Information Security (MBIS) he describes both the managerial side of security as well as the technology to measure and administrate it.

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Inhoudsopgave

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Inspiration

1. Introduction
2. Research approach
3. Defining key concepts of business information security
4. Exploring management interventions
5. Exploring governance practices
6. Designing and developing the artifact
7. Demonstrating and evaluating the artefact
8. Findings, conclusions, limitations and contributions

References
Acknowledgements
Index
List of abbreviations used
Abstract
Curriculum vitae

Appendix index


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