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Best Practices for Data Protection and Privacy: Leading Lawyers on Creating a Data Protection Strategy, Dealing with Security Breaches, and Analyzing Recent Trends in Legislation (Inside the Minds)Best Practices for Data Protection and Privacy is an authoritative, insider’s perspective on best practices for safeguarding sensitive information and intellectual property. Featuring partners and chairs from some of the nation s leading law firms, these experts guide the reader through the inner workings of data protection audits, privacy policies, cybercrime, customer notification, identity theft, and both current and proposed federal and state privacy laws. These top lawyers also offer advice…

Business Continuity Planning: Protecting Your Organization's Life (Best Practices)Once considered a luxury, a business continuity plan has become a necessity. Many companies are required to have one by law. Others have implemented them to protect themselves from liability, and some have adopted them after a disaster or after a near miss. Whatever your reason, the right continuity plan is essential to your organization. Business Continuity Planning: Protecting Your Organization’s Life explains how to evaluate your current plan for completeness, create an effective plan if you …

Writing Secure Code: Practical Strategies and Proven Techniques for Building Secure Applications in a Networked World (Developer Best Practices)Keep black-hat hackers at bay with the tips and techniques in this entertaining, eye-opening book! Developers will learn how to padlock their applications throughout the entire development process—from designing secure applications to writing robust code that can withstand repeated attacks to testing applications for security flaws. Easily digested chapters reveal proven principles, strategies, and coding techniques. The authors—two battle-scarred veterans who have solved some of the industr…

The Privacy Papers: Managing Technology, Consumer, Employee and Legislative ActionsToday, more than ever, organizations have to cope with increased concerns regarding privacy issues. These concerns are not limited to consumer fears about how information collected by Web sites will be used or misused. They also involve broader issues, including data collected for direct response marketing, privacy of financial and health records, identity theft, and fraud. Employees are raising questions about acceptable use of phones, e-mail, the Web, and if and when employers can monitor use….

Building a Comprehensive IT Security Program: Practical Guidelines and Best PracticesThis book explains the ongoing war between private business and cyber criminals, state-sponsored attackers, terrorists, and hacktivist groups. Further, it explores the risks posed by trusted employees that put critical information at risk through malice, negligence, or simply making a mistake. It clarifies the historical context of the current situation as it relates to cybersecurity, the challenges facing private business, and the fundamental changes organizations can make to better protect the…

Digital Forensics: Threatscape and Best PracticesDigital Forensics: Threatscape and Best Practices surveys the problems and challenges confronting digital forensic professionals today, including massive data sets and everchanging technology. This book provides a coherent overview of the threatscape in a broad range of topics, providing practitioners and students alike with a comprehensive, coherent overview of the threat landscape and what can be done to manage and prepare for it. Digital Forensics: Threatscape and Best Practices delivers you …

Promoting and Incentivizing Cybersecurity Best PracticesThe Support Antiterrorism by Fostering Effective Technologies Act (SAFETY) ensures that the threat of costly litigation does not deter potential manufacturers or sellers of anti-terrorism technologies at both large and small companies from developing and putting into the marketplace products and services that could reduce the risk or mitigate the consequences of a large-scale terrorist event. The SAFETY Act was part of the Homeland Security Act of 2002 and is a voluntary program that currently p…

SAP Security Configuration and Deployment: The IT Administrator's Guide to Best PracticesThroughout the world, high-profile large organizations (aerospace and defense, automotive, banking, chemicals, financial service providers, healthcare, high tech, insurance, oil and gas, pharmaceuticals, retail, telecommunications, and utilities) and governments are using SAP software to process their most mission-critical, highly sensitive data. With more than 100,000 installations, SAP is the world’s largest enterprise software company and the world’s third largest independent software supplie…

FISMA Principles and Best Practices: Beyond ComplianceWhile many agencies struggle to comply with Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) regulations, those that have embraced its requirements have found that their comprehensive and flexible nature provides a sound security risk management framework for the implementation of essential system security controls. Detailing a proven approach for establishing and implementing a comprehensive information security program, FISMA Principles and Best Practices: Beyond Compliance integrates comp…

Preliminary Data Summary of Urban Storm Water Best Management PracticesThe significance of storm water runoff in affecting water quality in the United States has become an increasing concern in recent years, as further improvements are made in controlling other point sources such as municipal sewage and industrial waste. EPA conducted a broad analysis of storm water runoff characteristics in its Nationwide Urban Runoff Program between 1979 and 1983. During the 1980’s the Agency made several attempts to promulgate regulatory controls for storm water runoff under the…