Information Security Management: Global Challenges in the New Millennium

Information Security Management: Global Challenges in the New Millennium

Gurpreet Dhillon (University of Nevada, Las Vegas, USA)
Release Date: July, 2000|Copyright: © 2001 |Pages: 364
ISBN13: 9781878289780|ISBN10: 1878289780|EISBN13: 9781930708860|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-878289-78-0

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Information security is moving much higher up the agenda of corporate concerns. The pitfalls lying in wait of corporate information are legion. If information is our most important asset, then we must fortify ourselves for the task of protecting it properly. This book is a compilation of contributed chapters by researches and practitioners addressing issues, trends and challenges facing the management of information security in this new millennium.

Information Security Management: Global Challenges in the New Millennium focuses on aspects of information security planning, evaluation, design and implementation.

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Author(s)/Editor(s) Biography

Dr Gurpreet Dhillon BSc (Hons), MBA, MSc (Econ), PhD (MIS) is a MIS professor at the University of Nevada Las Vegas. He is a graduate of the London School of Economics (University of London). His research interests lie at the interface of strategic management and IS/IT use. The application domain of his research has covered information security, computer crime and fraud. In recent years he has also been studying the causes of IT failures within organizations. His research has been widely published in numerous journals including Communications of the ACM, Computers & Security, European Journal of Information Systems, International Journal of Information Management, Journal of End User Computing, International Journal of Public Sector Management, Topics in Health Information Management, Health Management Research among others. He is the author of the book 'Managing information system security' (Macmillan, 1997). He also serves as Vice President Publications for the Information Resources Management Association.