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Data Protection and Security for Personal Computers

A Manager's Guide to Improving the Confidentiality, Availability and Integrity of Data on Personal Computers and Local Area Networks

Book1992

Author:

Robert Schifreen

Data Protection and Security for Personal Computers

A Manager's Guide to Improving the Confidentiality, Availability and Integrity of Data on Personal Computers and Local Area Networks

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Robert Schifreen

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    1 - Where To Start

    Pages 1-4

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    2 - Security And The PC

    Pages 5-30

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    3 - What Motivates A Hacker?

    Pages 31-34

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    4 - Tricks That Hackers Use

    Pages 35-40

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    5 - The Manager's First Tasks

    Pages 41-50

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    6 - If You Suspect A Security Breach

    Pages 51-54

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    7 - Employing A Security Manager

    Pages 55-60

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    8 - Backup

    Pages 61-74

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    9 - Viruses

    Pages 75-84

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    10 - Access Control

    Pages 85-96

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    11 - Secure Erasure

    Pages 97-98

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    12 - Preventing Hardware Theft

    Pages 99-100

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    13 - Controlling Software Piracy

    Pages 101-108

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    14 - Encryption

    Pages 109-112

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    15 - Security For Applications Packages

    Pages 113-118

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    16 - Insurance

    Pages 119-122

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    17 - Software Development

    Pages 123-128

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    18 - Troubleshooting

    Pages 129-134

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    19 - Considerations For Networks

    Pages 135-148

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    20 - Current UK Legislation

    Pages 149-154

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    21 - Resource Guide

    Pages 155-176

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    Index

    Pages 177-182

About the book

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Learn how to improve the confidentiality, availability and integrity of information on your PC's and LAN's – easily and effectively.

Written by the renowned international expert on PC security, Robert Schifreen, this unique management guide is written for every security conscious manager in an organization.

Practical, comprehensive and easy to read, this guide will ensure that the reader is aware of everything concerned with maintaining the confidentiality, availability and integrity of data on personal computers and local area networks.

UNIQUE FEATURES INCLUDE:

– Totally PC and LAN specific

– Practical tips and guidance

– Comprehensive coverage of the topic

– Unique action sheets for immediate implementation

– Step–by– step coverage, easy to read, with limited technical jargon

WHO SHOULD READ THIS GUIDE:

– PC support managers, security managers, IT managers, sales and marketing managers, personnel officers, financial directors and all those responsible for corporate data.

– Senior managers who wish to ensure that data on their employees PC's is safe at all times.

– Managers with little computing or security experience who wish to implement a security policy throughout an organization.

Please note this is a Short Discount publication.

Learn how to improve the confidentiality, availability and integrity of information on your PC's and LAN's – easily and effectively.

Written by the renowned international expert on PC security, Robert Schifreen, this unique management guide is written for every security conscious manager in an organization.

Practical, comprehensive and easy to read, this guide will ensure that the reader is aware of everything concerned with maintaining the confidentiality, availability and integrity of data on personal computers and local area networks.

UNIQUE FEATURES INCLUDE:

– Totally PC and LAN specific

– Practical tips and guidance

– Comprehensive coverage of the topic

– Unique action sheets for immediate implementation

– Step–by– step coverage, easy to read, with limited technical jargon

WHO SHOULD READ THIS GUIDE:

– PC support managers, security managers, IT managers, sales and marketing managers, personnel officers, financial directors and all those responsible for corporate data.

– Senior managers who wish to ensure that data on their employees PC's is safe at all times.

– Managers with little computing or security experience who wish to implement a security policy throughout an organization.

Please note this is a Short Discount publication.

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ISBN

978-1-85617-163-2

Language

English

Published

1992

Copyright

Copyright © 1992 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.

Imprint

Elsevier Science

Authors

Robert Schifreen