Chapter 7. Physical and Environmental Security

Chapter Objectives

After reading this chapter and completing the exercises, you will be able to do the following:

Image Define the concept of physical security and how it relates to information security.

Image Evaluate the security requirements of facilities, offices, and equipment.

Image Understand the environmental risks posed to physical structures, areas within those structures, and equipment.

Enumerate the vulnerabilities ...

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