Ch 4: Policies & Procedures for Cybersecurity

About This Chapter

This chapter provides insight into essential cybersecurity policies and procedures. Access our engaging lessons and quizzes at any time to study these topics for upcoming exams, projects, homework or fun.

Policies & Procedures for Cybersecurity - Chapter Summary

Gain an overview of cybersecurity policies and procedures with this self-paced and mobile-friendly computer science chapter. As you progress through these expertly taught lessons, you'll become familiar with the essentials of information security policies, plans, procedures, models and more. To help you make sure you fully understand these concepts, we've included short lesson quizzes and a chapter exam. The chapter's online format allows you to study whenever you have free time, and our Ask the Expert feature offers personalized help if you need it. Upon completion of the chapter, you should be equipped to:

  • Compare types of information security policy
  • Describe frameworks and best practices of information security policy
  • Analyze examples of information security policy and procedures
  • Assess incident responses for information security plans
  • Describe the architecture and governance of information security models
  • Use effective tips and strategies for computer security

6 Lessons in Chapter 4: Policies & Procedures for Cybersecurity
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What is an Information Security Policy? - Definition & Types

1. What is an Information Security Policy? - Definition & Types

In this lesson, you'll learn what an information security policy is and the different shapes that information security policies can take. You'll see how the different types of policies can interact.

Information Security Policy: Framework & Best Practices

2. Information Security Policy: Framework & Best Practices

In this lesson, we will be looking at what information security policy is all about and frameworks which can be used in creating the policies in accordance with best practices.

Information Security Policy & Procedure Examples

3. Information Security Policy & Procedure Examples

Protection of information and data in an organization is one of the most important and key requirements in ensuring business continuity. In this lesson, we will be looking at information security policies and procedures.

Information Security Plan: Examples & Incident Response

4. Information Security Plan: Examples & Incident Response

Protecting information is important these days. In this lesson, we'll take a look at information security, what it is, an example information security plan, and how incident response is related.

Information Security Models: Architecture & Governance

5. Information Security Models: Architecture & Governance

The information we use in the course of a day is important, and so is securing that information. In this lesson, we'll take a look at information security, and how models, architecture, and governance are related.

Computer Security Best Practices & Tips

6. Computer Security Best Practices & Tips

This lesson will address how best to stay safe when having a computer on the internet, specifically in password creation, site safety and email usage.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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