Information Security

Information Security References for Leaders

The role of management has never been more challenging than it is today and information security has only added to the endless list of responsibilities. More than ever management is being held accountable for security related events and so it’s critical that all managers become familiar with some basic tenants of information security. The resources provided below were brought together in this common reference to support that effort.

www.dhs.gov - Lead for the federal government for securing civilian government computer systems

www.gao.gov - Security Challenges facing Leadership

csrc.nist.gov - Computer Security Division, Resource Center

www.nascio.org - Representing Chief Information Officers of the States

www.us-cert.gov - United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team

www.cms.hhs.gov - HIPAA Risk Assessment/Management

www.smrgroup.org - Security Management Resources Group

www.onguardonline.gov - Practical tips from the federal government

www.securitymanagement.com - Periodical focused on managing security