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Maintaining Information Systems Security Introduction With the growing development of information systems and networks, security is a main concern of organizations today. The fundamental objectives of information systems security are privacy, integrity, and accessibility. The foundation of organization's security lies in planning, creating and actualizing proper information systems' frameworks' security strategy that adjusts security objectives with the organization's requirements. In this paper the objective is to describe the importance of policies and standards for maintaining information systems security. Specifically, the paper include the discussion of the role employees—and others working for the organization to maintain the information systems security. Also the position paper aim to examine the different levels of security and how an organization can provide the proper level of effort to meet each information security need and how this relates to what is in an organization’s information security policy. Thesis Statement The aim and objective of the underlying paper is to analyze and evaluate the phenomena of maintaining information system security. Importance of Policies and Standards for Maintaining Information Systems Security. Information system security policies primarily address threats. The policies and the tactics would be pointless one could do as one chooses with the evidence if the threats were not there. Unluckily, dangers do exist and facts system safety policies are essential to give a framework for choosing and applying counter measures against these threats. An effective written information system policy helps guarantee that everyone in the organization follows the policy standards and acknowledge capable manner with regard to information security. A well-designed information security policy on the other hand posits the goals and objectives of information system of an organization and formulates a strategy to achieve these objectives (Dhillon & Backhouse, 2000). The leakage of private corporate data is a pragmatic source of corporation collapse. Specifically the information system without a prolific information security
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