Title

Comprehensive and Ongoing Security Awareness and Education Programs: A Necessity in Today's Global Business World

Date of Award

6-4-2007

Document Type

Capstone Project

Disciplines

Security Management

Degree Name

Master of Applied Science

Department

Security Management

Advisor

Evans Mehew

Keywords

Comprehensive, Education, Ongoing, Program, Security, Training

Abstract

Why is there a need for a comprehensive and ongoing security awareness and education program? Experts agree that employees are the greatest threat to an organization's security. In today's information age, one thing is clear: everyone's job, indeed the survival of the organization itself, depends more and more on how employees comprehend and comply with security procedures. This Creative Capstone Project will explain why there is a need for organizations to conduct comprehensive and ongoing security awareness education programs, the first step in developing a program (i.e. security policy), what tools are utilized to communicate the policy, how to continue educating employees on security issues, and finally a quick and dirty evaluative way to tell if the program is working.

Publication Statement

Copyright is held by the author. Permanently suppressed.

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