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CISSP in 21 Days - Second Edition by M. L. Srinivasan

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Security governance

Information security for a long time was considered as a purely technical domain. Hence, the focus was to define and manage security predominantly through the Information Technology department in many organizations. It was more like protecting only the Information systems, such as computers and networks.

Information exists in many forms and the levels of assurance required vary, based on their criticality, business requirements and from legal, regulatory compliance requirements. Hence, the focus has to be on protecting the information itself, which is essential and much broader in scope compared to focusing only on Information Technology.

Information is a business asset and valuable to organizations. Information has a lifecycle. ...

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