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Assume that your company has suffered a security breach in which it appears that

Assume that your company has suffered a security breach in which it appears that some sensitive information belonging to your clients may have been accessed by unauthorized users. You do not know if the breach resulted from an internal source or an external source. In analyzing your network traffic, address the following in your main post:
Describe the types of traffic you will look at in order to uncover the source of the attack
Explain the tools you are going to use.

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Assume that your company has suffered a security breach in which it appears that

Assume that your company has suffered a security breach in which it appears that some sensitive information belonging to your clients may have been accessed by unauthorized users. You do not know if the breach resulted from an internal source or an external source. In analyzing your network traffic, address the following in your main post:
Describe the types of traffic you will look at in order to uncover the source of the attack
Explain the tools you are going to use.

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IT, Web

Create a Plan for a Forensics Lab Using both NIST publications and ASCLD/LAB gui

Create a Plan for a Forensics Lab
Using both NIST publications and ASCLD/LAB guidelines related to best practices in computer forensics, create a plan for a new computer forensics laboratory. Be sure to include important concepts such as physical security, auditing, benchmarking testing tools, management, and ongoing training.
APA formatting, researching and citing a minimum of 3 outside credible sources.

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Create a Plan for a Forensics Lab Using both NIST publications and ASCLD/LAB gui

Create a Plan for a Forensics Lab
Using both NIST publications and ASCLD/LAB guidelines related to best practices in computer forensics, create a plan for a new computer forensics laboratory. Be sure to include important concepts such as physical security, auditing, benchmarking testing tools, management, and ongoing training.
APA formatting, researching and citing a minimum of 3 outside credible sources.

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IT, Web

You were a part of a last-minute meeting that confirmed the need for action in t

You were a part of a last-minute meeting that confirmed the need for action in the matter of customer information offered for sale on a public auction site. This was a risk that simply your company was not prepared/planned for. You “the CISO” of the company was assigned to research/investigate this incident. Knowing that the auction site was hosted on a server owned by a company outside of the U.S., what best practices would you follow to investigate this case? Which law enforcement agency do you think you should consult? On what factors do you base that recommendation?

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Overview: For this assignment you will begin the work on the purpose section of

Overview: For this assignment you will begin the work on the purpose section of your training manual. Consider your audiences while working on your training
manual as your writing style should change to fit the audience. The Executive Summary is for management and stakeholders while the Training Manual is for the employees and workers.
Prompt: Explain the purpose of this manual. Why is it important that information technology employees at NSSD apply the principles and practices described in
this manual? What is at stake if they do not appropriately apply their training and provide high-quality defense and mitigation strategies to the NSSD network?
I. Executive Overview
A. Create a brief description of the purpose of the manual that is in consumable terms for the stakeholders. Be sure you address the company’s
strategic security goals and the value of the policy changes or updates.
Rubric
Guidelines for Submission: Fill in Purpose of this Manual section of the Training Manual Template document. The rest of the Executive Summary will be
completed in Module Nine. For this assignment, you must follow these formatting guidelines: 12-point Times New Roman font and APA references and citations

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IT, Web

You were a part of a last-minute meeting that confirmed the need for action in t

You were a part of a last-minute meeting that confirmed the need for action in the matter of customer information offered for sale on a public auction site. This was a risk that simply your company was not prepared/planned for. You “the CISO” of the company was assigned to research/investigate this incident. Knowing that the auction site was hosted on a server owned by a company outside of the U.S., what best practices would you follow to investigate this case? Which law enforcement agency do you think you should consult? On what factors do you base that recommendation?

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IT, Web

Overview: For this assignment you will begin the work on the purpose section of

Overview: For this assignment you will begin the work on the purpose section of your training manual. Consider your audiences while working on your training
manual as your writing style should change to fit the audience. The Executive Summary is for management and stakeholders while the Training Manual is for the employees and workers.
Prompt: Explain the purpose of this manual. Why is it important that information technology employees at NSSD apply the principles and practices described in
this manual? What is at stake if they do not appropriately apply their training and provide high-quality defense and mitigation strategies to the NSSD network?
I. Executive Overview
A. Create a brief description of the purpose of the manual that is in consumable terms for the stakeholders. Be sure you address the company’s
strategic security goals and the value of the policy changes or updates.
Rubric
Guidelines for Submission: Fill in Purpose of this Manual section of the Training Manual Template document. The rest of the Executive Summary will be
completed in Module Nine. For this assignment, you must follow these formatting guidelines: 12-point Times New Roman font and APA references and citations

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IT, Web

Assessment Description To help manage and operate an ongoing security program in

Assessment Description
To help manage and operate an ongoing security program in an organization, the information security team must adopt a security model that serves as a guide for the development and implementation of the security program.
Prior to beginning this assignment, view “Management of Security Solutions” within the “Video Playlist: Policy Management for Security Solutions,” located in the Class Resources.
Using the company from your Programmatic Business Continuity Plan Project, address the following:
Provide a basic description of the company to include: mission statement, web applications, servers, departments, routers and switches, remote access, wireless communication, firewalls, and demilitarized zone (DMZ).
The NIST cybersecurity framework is a list of guidelines and practices designed to help organizations better manage their security programs. It rests on various industry best practices and standards like ISO 27001 and the Control Objectives for Information and Related Technologies (COBIT) 5 (refer to the topic Resources to learn more about these standards). This framework discusses critical security activities that can be tailored and customized to your organization’s unique needs. Your task as a part of the security team in your organization is to prepare and present a report to upper management that discusses how you would incorporate these critical security activities into the following steps:
Determine current/recent risks or threats to information security.
Develop system-specific plans for the protection of intellectual property.
Apply the security model to protect the organization from being compromised by unauthorized users.
Determine the access control mechanisms that would apply to ensure information is protected against unauthorized users.
Then, outline and explain the roles of the following personnel in the planning and managing of this security:
Board of Directors
Senior Management
Chief Information Security Officer (CISO)
IT Management (CIO, IT Director, etc.)
Functional Area Management
Information Security personnel
End users.
Project added as additional materials

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IT, Web

Assessment Description To help manage and operate an ongoing security program in

Assessment Description
To help manage and operate an ongoing security program in an organization, the information security team must adopt a security model that serves as a guide for the development and implementation of the security program.
Prior to beginning this assignment, view “Management of Security Solutions” within the “Video Playlist: Policy Management for Security Solutions,” located in the Class Resources.
Using the company from your Programmatic Business Continuity Plan Project, address the following:
Provide a basic description of the company to include: mission statement, web applications, servers, departments, routers and switches, remote access, wireless communication, firewalls, and demilitarized zone (DMZ).
The NIST cybersecurity framework is a list of guidelines and practices designed to help organizations better manage their security programs. It rests on various industry best practices and standards like ISO 27001 and the Control Objectives for Information and Related Technologies (COBIT) 5 (refer to the topic Resources to learn more about these standards). This framework discusses critical security activities that can be tailored and customized to your organization’s unique needs. Your task as a part of the security team in your organization is to prepare and present a report to upper management that discusses how you would incorporate these critical security activities into the following steps:
Determine current/recent risks or threats to information security.
Develop system-specific plans for the protection of intellectual property.
Apply the security model to protect the organization from being compromised by unauthorized users.
Determine the access control mechanisms that would apply to ensure information is protected against unauthorized users.
Then, outline and explain the roles of the following personnel in the planning and managing of this security:
Board of Directors
Senior Management
Chief Information Security Officer (CISO)
IT Management (CIO, IT Director, etc.)
Functional Area Management
Information Security personnel
End users.
Project added as additional materials