Fundamentals of Information Systems Security 3rd Edition Pdf


Fundamentals of Information Systems Security 3rd Edition Pdf


Revised and updated with the latest data in the field, Fundamentals of Information Systems Security, Third Edition provides a comprehensive overview of the essential concepts readers must know as they pursue careers in information systems security.

The text opens with a discussion of the new risks, threats, and vulnerabilities associated with the transition to a digital world. Part 2 presents a high-level overview of the Security+ Exam and provides students with information as they move toward this certification.

The book closes with information on information security standards, education, professional certifications, and compliance laws. With its practical, conversational writing style and step-by-step examples, this text is a must-have resource for those entering the world of information systems security.

  • Maps fully to the six major domains of the CompTIA Security+ SYO-401 Certification exam
  • Updated to include coverage on recent compliance law and standards updates, including FISMA, NIST SP800-171, and PCI DSS v3.2
  • New content on advanced malware and APT attacks to the endpoints such as ransomware and crypto locker
  • Addresses data breach and data breach incident response planning -Introduces recent “Internet of Things” risk threats and privacy issues
  • Available with the Virtual Security Cloud Labs which provide a hands-on, immersive mock IT infrastructure enabling students to test their skills with realistic security scenarios Part of the Jones & Bartlett Learning Information Systems Security & Assurance Series!

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Fundamentals of Information Systems Security 3rd Edition Pdf


About the Author

David Kim is the president of Security Evolutions, Inc. (SEI;, located outside the Washington, DC, metropolitan area. SEI provides governance, risk, and compliance consulting services for public and private sector clients globally. SEI’s clients include healthcare institutions, banking institutions, governments, and international airports. SEI’s IT security consulting services include security risk assessments, vulnerability assessments, compliance audits, and designing of layered security solutions for enterprises. In addition, available services include developing business continuity and disaster recovery plans. Mr. Kim’s IT and IT security experience encompasses more than 30+ years of technical engineering, technical management, and sales and marketing management. This experience includes LAN/WAN, internetworking, enterprise network management, and IT security for voice, video, and data networking infrastructures. He is an accomplished author and part-time adjunct professor who enjoys teaching cybersecurity to students across the United States.

Michael G. Solomon, Ph.D., CISSP, PMP, CISM, CySA+, Pentest+, is an author, educator, and consultant focusing on privacy, security, blockchain, and identity management. As an IT professional and consultant since 1987, Dr. Solomon has led project teams for many Fortune 500 companies and has authored and contributed to more than 25 books and numerous training courses. Dr. Solomon is a Professor of Cyber Security and Global Business with Blockchain Technology at the University of the Cumberlands and holds a PhD in Computer Science and Informatics from Emory University.

Book Details

FormatPDF – Paperback
Pages548 pages
Size10.7 Mb
DateOctober 26, 2016
PublisherJones & Bartlett Learning
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