What is involved in Defensive computing
Find out what the related areas are that Defensive computing connects with, associates with, correlates with or affects, and which require thought, deliberation, analysis, review and discussion. This unique checklist stands out in a sense that it is not per-se designed to give answers, but to engage the reader and lay out a Defensive computing thinking-frame.
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Below you will find a quick checklist designed to help you think about which Defensive computing related domains to cover and 90 essential critical questions to check off in that domain.
The following domains are covered:
Defensive computing, Antivirus software, Browser security, Comparison of computer viruses, Computer and network surveillance, Computer insecurity, Computer network, Computer security, Computer virus, Computer worm, Data loss prevention software, Email attachments, End-user computing, File extensions, Flash drives, Form grabbing, Internet bot, Internet security, Intrusion detection system, Keystroke logging, Linux malware, Macro virus, Mobile malware, Mobile security, Network security, Palm OS viruses, Privacy-invasive software, Rogue security software, Stopping e-mail abuse, Timeline of computer viruses and worms, Trojan horse, Web threat:
Defensive computing Critical Criteria:
Incorporate Defensive computing strategies and get the big picture.
– Where do ideas that reach policy makers and planners as proposals for Defensive computing strengthening and reform actually originate?
– What are the barriers to increased Defensive computing production?
– How to deal with Defensive computing Changes?
Antivirus software Critical Criteria:
Win new insights about Antivirus software governance and interpret which customers can’t participate in Antivirus software because they lack skills.
– Think about the functions involved in your Defensive computing project. what processes flow from these functions?
– Among the Defensive computing product and service cost to be estimated, which is considered hardest to estimate?
– Are accountability and ownership for Defensive computing clearly defined?
Browser security Critical Criteria:
Wrangle Browser security leadership and finalize the present value of growth of Browser security.
– How can you measure Defensive computing in a systematic way?
– Are there recognized Defensive computing problems?
Comparison of computer viruses Critical Criteria:
Powwow over Comparison of computer viruses management and spearhead techniques for implementing Comparison of computer viruses.
– Think of your Defensive computing project. what are the main functions?
Computer and network surveillance Critical Criteria:
Gauge Computer and network surveillance tactics and adopt an insight outlook.
– Who will be responsible for deciding whether Defensive computing goes ahead or not after the initial investigations?
– Do we have past Defensive computing Successes?
Computer insecurity Critical Criteria:
Extrapolate Computer insecurity strategies and describe which business rules are needed as Computer insecurity interface.
– How do you incorporate cycle time, productivity, cost control, and other efficiency and effectiveness factors into these Defensive computing processes?
– How is the value delivered by Defensive computing being measured?
– Why is Defensive computing important for you now?
Computer network Critical Criteria:
Huddle over Computer network strategies and spearhead techniques for implementing Computer network.
– How will we insure seamless interoperability of Defensive computing moving forward?
– Is the illegal entry into a private computer network a crime in your country?
– How to Secure Defensive computing?
Computer security Critical Criteria:
Model after Computer security issues and oversee implementation of Computer security.
– Does your company provide end-user training to all employees on Cybersecurity, either as part of general staff training or specifically on the topic of computer security and company policy?
– Will the selection of a particular product limit the future choices of other computer security or operational modifications and improvements?
– Does Defensive computing create potential expectations in other areas that need to be recognized and considered?
– Are assumptions made in Defensive computing stated explicitly?
Computer virus Critical Criteria:
Focus on Computer virus outcomes and find the essential reading for Computer virus researchers.
– What is the source of the strategies for Defensive computing strengthening and reform?
– When a Defensive computing manager recognizes a problem, what options are available?
– Is Supporting Defensive computing documentation required?
Computer worm Critical Criteria:
Start Computer worm tactics and probe Computer worm strategic alliances.
– What tools and technologies are needed for a custom Defensive computing project?
– Have you identified your Defensive computing key performance indicators?
Data loss prevention software Critical Criteria:
Reason over Data loss prevention software outcomes and observe effective Data loss prevention software.
– Meeting the challenge: are missed Defensive computing opportunities costing us money?
Email attachments Critical Criteria:
Scan Email attachments projects and create a map for yourself.
– What are our best practices for minimizing Defensive computing project risk, while demonstrating incremental value and quick wins throughout the Defensive computing project lifecycle?
– What new services of functionality will be implemented next with Defensive computing ?
– What are the record-keeping requirements of Defensive computing activities?
End-user computing Critical Criteria:
Reason over End-user computing decisions and check on ways to get started with End-user computing.
– Do several people in different organizational units assist with the Defensive computing process?
– What are the short and long-term Defensive computing goals?
– Are we Assessing Defensive computing and Risk?
File extensions Critical Criteria:
Probe File extensions adoptions and slay a dragon.
– What is our formula for success in Defensive computing ?
– What are the long-term Defensive computing goals?
Flash drives Critical Criteria:
Judge Flash drives failures and get out your magnifying glass.
– For your Defensive computing project, identify and describe the business environment. is there more than one layer to the business environment?
– Are media storing data (e.g. dvds, backups, flash drives) encrypted and secured in locked rooms, cabinets or the like?
– Dvds, backups, flash drives) encrypted and secured in locked rooms, cabinets or the like?
– Can Management personnel recognize the monetary benefit of Defensive computing?
Form grabbing Critical Criteria:
Judge Form grabbing adoptions and sort Form grabbing activities.
– Does Defensive computing include applications and information with regulatory compliance significance (or other contractual conditions that must be formally complied with) in a new or unique manner for which no approved security requirements, templates or design models exist?
– How likely is the current Defensive computing plan to come in on schedule or on budget?
– How much does Defensive computing help?
Internet bot Critical Criteria:
Own Internet bot risks and drive action.
– Risk factors: what are the characteristics of Defensive computing that make it risky?
– How would one define Defensive computing leadership?
Internet security Critical Criteria:
Weigh in on Internet security visions and create Internet security explanations for all managers.
– What sources do you use to gather information for a Defensive computing study?
Intrusion detection system Critical Criteria:
Concentrate on Intrusion detection system management and separate what are the business goals Intrusion detection system is aiming to achieve.
– What are the key elements of your Defensive computing performance improvement system, including your evaluation, organizational learning, and innovation processes?
– Can intrusion detection systems be configured to ignore activity that is generated by authorized scanner operation?
– What is a limitation of a server-based intrusion detection system (ids)?
Keystroke logging Critical Criteria:
Accommodate Keystroke logging tasks and cater for concise Keystroke logging education.
– What is the total cost related to deploying Defensive computing, including any consulting or professional services?
– Who is responsible for ensuring appropriate resources (time, people and money) are allocated to Defensive computing?
– How do we keep improving Defensive computing?
Linux malware Critical Criteria:
Categorize Linux malware management and assess what counts with Linux malware that we are not counting.
– Are there any disadvantages to implementing Defensive computing? There might be some that are less obvious?
– Do the Defensive computing decisions we make today help people and the planet tomorrow?
– Do we monitor the Defensive computing decisions made and fine tune them as they evolve?
Macro virus Critical Criteria:
Interpolate Macro virus planning and budget the knowledge transfer for any interested in Macro virus.
– Who will be responsible for making the decisions to include or exclude requested changes once Defensive computing is underway?
– How can we improve Defensive computing?
Mobile malware Critical Criteria:
Investigate Mobile malware risks and oversee implementation of Mobile malware.
– Who will be responsible for documenting the Defensive computing requirements in detail?
Mobile security Critical Criteria:
Judge Mobile security governance and catalog Mobile security activities.
– How do we measure improved Defensive computing service perception, and satisfaction?
Network security Critical Criteria:
Bootstrap Network security tactics and look at the big picture.
– Do we Make sure to ask about our vendors customer satisfaction rating and references in our particular industry. If the vendor does not know its own rating, it may be a red flag that youre dealing with a company that does not put Customer Service at the forefront. How would a company know what to improve if it had no idea what areas customers felt were lacking?
– What other jobs or tasks affect the performance of the steps in the Defensive computing process?
– Are the disaster recovery plan (DRP) and the business contingency plan (BCP) tested annually?
– What about Defensive computing Analysis of results?
Palm OS viruses Critical Criteria:
Recall Palm OS viruses decisions and integrate design thinking in Palm OS viruses innovation.
– What are the Essentials of Internal Defensive computing Management?
Privacy-invasive software Critical Criteria:
Guard Privacy-invasive software planning and find the essential reading for Privacy-invasive software researchers.
– Do we aggressively reward and promote the people who have the biggest impact on creating excellent Defensive computing services/products?
– What are all of our Defensive computing domains and what do they do?
Rogue security software Critical Criteria:
Deduce Rogue security software tasks and arbitrate Rogue security software techniques that enhance teamwork and productivity.
– What tools do you use once you have decided on a Defensive computing strategy and more importantly how do you choose?
– Can we do Defensive computing without complex (expensive) analysis?
Stopping e-mail abuse Critical Criteria:
Unify Stopping e-mail abuse projects and create Stopping e-mail abuse explanations for all managers.
– How do we Identify specific Defensive computing investment and emerging trends?
– What are our Defensive computing Processes?
Timeline of computer viruses and worms Critical Criteria:
Refer to Timeline of computer viruses and worms risks and do something to it.
– What other organizational variables, such as reward systems or communication systems, affect the performance of this Defensive computing process?
– How do we manage Defensive computing Knowledge Management (KM)?
– Why are Defensive computing skills important?
Trojan horse Critical Criteria:
Interpolate Trojan horse projects and gather practices for scaling Trojan horse.
– Who will provide the final approval of Defensive computing deliverables?
Web threat Critical Criteria:
Track Web threat risks and customize techniques for implementing Web threat controls.
– What prevents me from making the changes I know will make me a more effective Defensive computing leader?
– How do we know that any Defensive computing analysis is complete and comprehensive?
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Author: Gerard Blokdijk
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Gerard is the CEO at The Art of Service. He has been providing information technology insights, talks, tools and products to organizations in a wide range of industries for over 25 years. Gerard is a widely recognized and respected information expert. Gerard founded The Art of Service consulting business in 2000. Gerard has authored numerous published books to date.
To address the criteria in this checklist, these selected resources are provided for sources of further research and information:
Defensive computing External links:
Defensive Computing – Information Security for Individuals
Defensive computing – O’Reilly Media
Defensive Computing | Washington State
Antivirus software External links:
Consumer antivirus software providers for Windows
Geek Squad Antivirus Software Download | Webroot
The best antivirus software of 2017 | TechRadar
Browser security External links:
Chrome Browser Security – Chrome for Businesses
NSS Labs 2017 Web Browser Security Comparative Reports
Stronger Browser Security Standards – eBay Seller Center
Computer and network surveillance External links:
Computer and network surveillance!! – YouTube
Computer and network surveillance | The Meaning
Computer and network surveillance images, pictures, …
Computer insecurity External links:
Computer insecurity: Citibank ATM scam shows that …
Computer insecurity – ScienceDaily
Computer insecurity | Article about Computer insecurity …
Computer network External links:
Computer network (eBook, 2009) [WorldCat.org]
Computer security External links:
Computer Security | Consumer Information
[PDF]Computer Security Incident Handling Guide
Naked Security – Computer Security News, Advice and …
Computer virus External links:
Computer Viruses – AbeBooks
Title: Computer Virus – Internet Speculative Fiction Database
Computer worm External links:
Computer worm Facts for Kids | KidzSearch.com
[PDF]Computer Worms – College of Engineering, Computing …
[PDF]THE COMPUTER WORM – Simson Garfinkel
Data loss prevention software External links:
Data loss prevention software
http://Data loss prevention solution is a system that is designed to detect potential data breach / data ex-filtration transmissions and prevent them by monitoring, detecting and blocking sensitive data while in-use (endpoint actions), in-motion (network traffic), and at-rest (data storage).
Data Loss Prevention Software from Virtru
Data Loss Prevention Software | Safetica
Email attachments External links:
Email attachments | Verizon Community
File extensions External links:
File Extensions | FileMaker Community
How to Remove File Extensions | Techwalla.com
Flash drives External links:
USB Flash Drives | PNY
USB Memory Direct – We make custom flash drives
USB Flash Drives | SanDisk
Internet bot External links:
Como ganhar dinheiro na internet BOT ADF LY BOT PARA …
MOST DANGEROUS INTERNET BOT – YouTube
What is an Internet Bot? – Definition from Techopedia
Internet security External links:
Internet Security Threat Report 2017 | Symantec
Center for Internet Security – Official Site
AT&T – Internet Security Suite powered by McAfee
Intrusion detection system External links:
Intrusion Detection Systems – CERIAS
[PDF]Intrusion Detection System Sensor Protection Profile
[PDF]Section 9. Intrusion Detection Systems
Keystroke logging External links:
What is Keystroke Logging (Keylogger)? Webopedia …
Keystroke Logging – LifeLock
SSH Proxying and Keystroke Logging through Secret Server
Macro virus External links:
What to do if your Word for Mac has a macro virus
What is Macro Viruses – oocities.org
Macro Virus – FREE download Macro Virus
Mobile malware External links:
Top BYOD security threat: Mobile malware – Trend Micro
SVpeng Trojan – Mobile Malware – atfcu.org
Mobile security External links:
Mobile Protection, Enterprise Mobile Security – Skycure
Mobile Security | Online Security | U.S. Bank
McAfee Mobile Security – Official Site
Network security External links:
IANS – Institute for Applied Network Security
Medicine Bow Technologies – Network Security Colorado
Palm OS viruses External links:
Palm OS viruses – Infogalactic: the planetary knowledge core
Palm OS viruses – Revolvy
https://topics.revolvy.com/topic/Palm OS viruses
Privacy-invasive software External links:
CiteSeerX — Privacy-Invasive Software in File-Sharing …
Stopping e-mail abuse External links:
Stopping E-mail Abuse – OTP Law Corporation
Stopping e-mail abuse – fact-index.com
Timeline of computer viruses and worms External links:
Timeline of computer viruses and worms – Revolvy
https://www.revolvy.com/topic/Timeline of computer viruses and worms
Timeline of computer viruses and worms – WOW.com
Timeline of Computer Viruses and Worms – liquisearch.com
Trojan horse External links:
Trojan horse | Greek mythology | Britannica.com
Web threat External links:
6.10 Web Threat Protection – lbcc.instructure.com
6.8 Web Threat Protection Flashcards | Quizlet
Security Intelligence Research – Web Threat Analysis