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Control and security of computer information systems

Philip E. Fites

Control and security of computer information systems

by Philip E. Fites

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Published by Computer Science Press in Rockville, MD .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Computer security.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPhilip E. Fites, Martin P.J. Kratz, Alan F. Brebner.
    ContributionsKratz, Martin P. J., Brebner, Alan F.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQA76.9.A25 F535 1989
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 298 p. :
    Number of Pages298
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2042949M
    ISBN 100716781913
    LC Control Number88019748

    computer-based information systems data processing systems (e.g., accounting, personnel, production) o ce automation systems (e.g., document preparation and management, database systems, email, scheduling systems, spreadsheets) management information systems (MIS) (e.g., produce information from data, data analysis and reporting). increasing reliance on computer systems of most societies worldwide. It includes physical security to prevent theft of equipment, and information security to protect the data on that equipment. It is sometimes referred to as "cyber security" or "IT security", though these terms generally do not refer to physical security (locks and such).

    ABOUT COMPUTER SECURITY Security is a state of well-being of information and infrastructure Computer security refers to the protection of computer systems and the information a user stores or processes Users should focus on various security threats and countermeasures in order to protect their information assets. The computer systems and networks supporting nuclear regimes include many non-standard information technology systems in terms of architecture, configuration or performance requirements. These systems can include specialized industrial control systems, access control systems, alarm and tracking systems, and information systems pertaining to.

    Computer viruses: hearing before the Subcommittee on Technology and the Law of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred First Congress, first session, on the impact of computer viruses and other forms of computer sabotage or exploitation on computer information systems and networks,   Computer, System, or Network Monitoring Configuration Change Control Information Systems Security/Compliance, the Northwestern office providing leadership and coordination in the development of policies, standards, and .


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