Chapter 2

Security Governance

A prince or general can best demonstrate his genius by managing a campaign exactly to suit his objectives and his resources, doing neither too much nor too little. But the effects of genius show not so much in novel forms of action as in the ultimate success of the whole.

On War, Carl Von Clausewitz

Learning Objectives

After studying this chapter, you should be able to:

  • Explain the concept of security governance and how it differs from security management.

  • Provide an overview of the key components of security governance.

  • Discuss the topics that should be covered in a strategic security plan.

  • Discuss the topics that should be covered in an information security report.

  • Explain the roles and responsibilities that ...

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