SONY CORPORATION INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SECURITY REPORT 5 An organization

Sony corporation information technology security

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SONY CORPORATION INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SECURITY REPORT 5 An organization wishing to protect its ultimate life should consider protecting its information. Multinational organizations such as Sony Corporation should dearly invest in information security if it intends to remain viable and competitive in its field of operation (Sen, 2014 p.24). Sony Corporation is a multinational corporation based in Japan. The corporation has its headquarters in Kōnan, Minato , Tokyo ( Morita et al , 1986 p.15) . Apart from being a giant electronic international colgoremate, Sony Corporation is among the best performing companies worldwide which are keen is the production of high-quality goods. It is as a result of the production of high-quality goods that the company has gained international popularity ( Morita et al , 1986 p.19) . With an effective information security system, the organization will attract more customers and uphold its market image thus becoming more successful. It is only through securing its information that Sony Corporation can gain investors and shareholders confidence. For its size, Sony Corporation should have a sophisticated information security system which is up to date to ensure despite increases in the forms of cybersecurity threats, the massive load of information it handles is kept secure from malicious individuals. INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SECURITY PERSONNEL IN SONY CORPORATION The chief information security officer in the Sony Corporation is based in the company headquarters. The chief information technology security officer is in charge of the company’s information security since he or she identifies as well as eliminates all information technology related security risks and threats (Peltier, 2016 p.23). It is also the role of this chief officer in the company’s information technology sector to pinpoint, design, implement and maintain information security procedures and processes in the corporation with respect to the company’s information security needs and concerns. The above highlighted are not the sole roles and responsibilities of Sony Corporation chief information security officer. The officer is also entitled
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SONY CORPORATION INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SECURITY REPORT 6 to rolling out different security programs for the company from time to time (Peltier, 2016 p.27). The CISO should apart from designing the company’s information security structure, policies, and procedures also oversee the implementation process of the designed policies to ascertain the correct implementation plan is utilized. It is as well the duty of the chief information security officer in Sony Corporation to conduct thorough research in information security matters to ensure he or she identifies all the emerging information security risks and threats the company’s information could be facing to come up with the relevant solutions to them early in advance. The CISO should as well as ascertain the adopted information security measures comply with legal regulations such as the Sarbanes-Oxley Act and Federal information security Act (Kim & Solomon, 2016 p.47). The CISO in Sony
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