Principles of Information Security

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Authors : Michael E. Whitman; Herbert J. Mattord


656 Pages  Paperback 

4th Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2009, 2005, 2003

©2012, Published


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The fourth edition of Principles of Information Security explores the field of information security and assurance with updated content including new innovations in technology and methodologies. Students will revel in the comprehensive coverage that includes a historical overview of information secur... more


Conforms fully to CNSS Training Standard 4011, which allows federal recognition of programs based on this book.

Uses examples of information security issues, tools and practices implemented in today's businesses, fostering real-world application.

Includes Off-Line boxes with sidebar articles for f... more

New to this Edition

Enhanced section on Security Models and Standards, including access control models, Bell-LaPadula, Biba, and others, as well as enhanced coverage of NIST and ISO standards.

New content on Security Governance adds depth and breadth to the topic.

Updates on the newest laws and a host of identity the... more