Chapter 5. Information Security Policy Implementation Issues

ONCE A SECURITY POLICY IS CREATED OR REVISED, and agreed upon, the implementation process starts. The process of implementing security policies can be harder than creating the document itself. You should not underestimate this effort. Implementing security policies successfully takes a combination of soft skills in dealing with human nature and company culture and hard skills in project management. The number of tasks and considerations can seem overwhelming. It's important to take a systematic approach that keeps the implementation moving forward and supporters engaged.

Security policies specify ways to control risk and reflect the core values of the organization. This means security ...

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