Becoming a CISO

Becoming a Global Chief Security Executive Officer

A How to Guide for Next Generation Security Leaders

The book provides foundational and practical methods for creating teams, organizations, services, and operations for today’s-and tomorrow’s-physical and information converged security program, also teaching the principles for alignment to the business, risk management and mitigation strategies, and how to create momentum in business operations protection.

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CISO Leadership

CISO Leadership

This book provides leadership tenets that can be developed for Chief Information Security officers and those who aspire to be CISOs and also provides some basic guidelines on information security practices that help manage risk; from incident response and incident management to vulnerability management, security awareness and training, future trends in technology and security such as BYOD (bring you own device), cloud computing security, advanced persistent threats and many other information security leading practices and how to effectively manage and structure organizations for success against cyber attacks.

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The Ciso Handbook

A Practical Guide to Securing Your Company

The CISO Handbook: A Practical Guide to Securing Your Company provides unique insights and guidance into designing and implementing an information security program, delivering true value to the stakeholders of a company. The authors present several essential high-level concepts before building a robust framework that will enable you to map the concepts to your company’s environment.

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CISO Leadership

Essential Principles for Success ((ISC)2 Press)

CISO Leadership: Essential Principles for Success captures years of hard knocks, success stories, and yes, failures. This is not a how-to book or a collection of technical data. It does not cover products or technology or provide a recapitulation of the common body of knowledge. The book delineates information needed by security leaders and includes from-the-trenches advice on how to have a successful career in the field.

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C(I)SO - And Now What?

How to Successfully Build Security by Design

This book will help you to tackle the subject right - by building "security by design". The content covers your initial phases in the job such as setting expectations, base lining, gap analysis, capabilities building, and org chart variances. It then leads you to define security architecture, addressing a secure development process, application security and also security policy levels. Further items such as awareness programs, asset management, teaming up with audit, risk management, and finally the strategy development are covered. Then we dive into ROIs, trust relationships, KPIs, incident response, forensics, before we run into crises management by looking at some specific examples of personal experience of the author - himself a C(I)SO for many years.

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