1) What helpful feedback did you get in the class
(instructor, classmates) and outside the class (user, stakeholder, beneficiary, mentor, expert advisor, others)? What did
you learn from this feedback? The most helpful feedback I received came from
a corporate mentor. He explained that I should take this project and make it
a management decision of performing due diligence for the corporation and if you are able to achieve that, your project will
2) What resources did you use this week (e.g.,
people, money, equipment, systems, or software)? Did you add new resources? What was your learning? The resources that I used were people, office automation, and internal systems to develop draft concept
and perform research. I found that my organization have a large volume of information that can assist all managers. If one is interested in obtaining helpful tools and references, our knowledge center is one of the best
in a corporate environment.
3) What research did you perform this week that
was assisting and/or literature based? What was your learning? The research performed
this week included the internal network resources and various tech web sites.
Why is information systems security important and what can be done to mitigate the risk to an organization?
It is a well know fact that end-users have access to the most vital information a company has and either users are
unaware of the actions on corporate systems or intentional, they are the biggest risk to that organization. Understanding their actions on corporate system is vital to the organization’s survival.
Hight, S. D. (2005) The importance of a security, education, training and awareness program (November 2005). Retrieved May 2006 from http://www.infosecwriters.com/text_resources/pdf/SETA_SHight.pdf