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The Complete Guide to Cybersecurity Risks and Controls

1st Edition

By Anne Kohnke, Dan Shoemaker, Ken E. Sigler

Auerbach Publications

342 pages

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The Complete Guide to Cybersecurity Risks and Controls presents the fundamental concepts of information and communication technology (ICT) governance and control. In this book, you will learn how to create a working, practical control structure that will ensure the ongoing, day-to-day trustworthiness of ICT systems and data. The book explains how t

Table of Contents

Why Cybersecurity Management Is Important. Control-Based Information Governance, What It Is and How It Works. A Survey of Control Frameworks, General Structure, and Application. What Are Controls and Why Are They Important? Implementing a Multitiered Governance and Control Framework in a Business. Risk Management and Prioritization Using a Control Perspective. Control Formulation and Implementation Process. Security Control Validation and Verification. Control Framework Sustainment and Security of Operations.

About the Authors

Anne Kohnke, PhD, is an assistant professor of IT at Lawrence Technological University and teaches courses in both the information technology and organization development/change management disciplines at the bachelor through doctorate levels. Anne started as an adjunct professor in 2002 and joined the faculty full time in 2011. Her IT career started in the mid-1980s on a help desk, and over the years, Anne developed technical proficiency as a database administrator, network engineer, systems analyst, and technical project manager. After a decade, Anne was promoted to management and worked as an IT director, vice president of IT and chief information security officer (CISO). Her research focuses on cybersecurity, risk management, IT governance, and security countermeasures. Anne earned her PhD from Benedictine University.

Daniel P. Shoemaker, PhD, is principal investigator and senior research scientist at the University of Detroit Mercy's Center for Cyber Security and Intelligence Studies. Dan has served 30 years as a professor at UDM with 25 of those years as department chair. He served as a co-chair for both the Workforce Training and Education and the Software and Supply Chain Assurance Initiatives for the Department of Homeland Security, and was a subject matter expert for the NICE Cybersecurity Workforce Framework 2.0. Dan has coauthored six books in the field of cybersecurity and has authored more than one hundred journal publications. Dan earned his PhD from the University of Michigan.

Ken Sigler, MS, is a faculty member of the Computer Information Systems (CIS) program at the Auburn Hills campus of Oakland Community College in Michigan. His primary research is in the areas of software management, software assurance, and cloud computing. He developed the college's CIS program option entitled "Information Technologies for Homeland Security." Until 2007, Ken served as the liaison for the college

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
COMPUTERS / Information Technology
COMPUTERS / Security / General