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 89 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:
Depict Defensive computing quality and frame using storytelling to create more compelling Defensive computing projects.
– How likely is the current Defensive computing plan to come in on schedule or on budget?
– How do we maintain Defensive computings Integrity?
Antivirus software Critical Criteria:
Exchange ideas about Antivirus software quality and oversee Antivirus software management by competencies.
– Among the Defensive computing product and service cost to be estimated, which is considered hardest to estimate?
– What tools and technologies are needed for a custom Defensive computing project?
– Have you identified your Defensive computing key performance indicators?
Browser security Critical Criteria:
Read up on Browser security visions and track iterative Browser security results.
– How can you negotiate Defensive computing successfully with a stubborn boss, an irate client, or a deceitful coworker?
– Do we all define Defensive computing in the same way?
– What threat is Defensive computing addressing?
Comparison of computer viruses Critical Criteria:
Analyze Comparison of computer viruses quality and do something to it.
– Is the Defensive computing organization completing tasks effectively and efficiently?
– Do we have past Defensive computing Successes?
Computer and network surveillance Critical Criteria:
Familiarize yourself with Computer and network surveillance outcomes and triple focus on important concepts of Computer and network surveillance relationship management.
– Who will be responsible for deciding whether Defensive computing goes ahead or not after the initial investigations?
– Who will be responsible for documenting the Defensive computing requirements in detail?
– How is the value delivered by Defensive computing being measured?
Computer insecurity Critical Criteria:
Reorganize Computer insecurity projects and budget the knowledge transfer for any interested in Computer insecurity.
– Do Defensive computing rules make a reasonable demand on a users capabilities?
– Who will provide the final approval of Defensive computing deliverables?
Computer network Critical Criteria:
Weigh in on Computer network planning and oversee implementation of Computer network.
– Marketing budgets are tighter, consumers are more skeptical, and social media has changed forever the way we talk about Defensive computing. How do we gain traction?
– Is the illegal entry into a private computer network a crime in your country?
– How will you measure your Defensive computing effectiveness?
– Is a Defensive computing Team Work effort in place?
Computer security Critical Criteria:
Analyze Computer security visions and figure out ways to motivate other Computer security users.
– 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?
– Are there any easy-to-implement alternatives to Defensive computing? Sometimes other solutions are available that do not require the cost implications of a full-blown project?
– Will the selection of a particular product limit the future choices of other computer security or operational modifications and improvements?
– Does Defensive computing analysis show the relationships among important Defensive computing factors?
– How can you measure Defensive computing in a systematic way?
Computer virus Critical Criteria:
Gauge Computer virus issues and find the ideas you already have.
– Do those selected for the Defensive computing team have a good general understanding of what Defensive computing is all about?
– When a Defensive computing manager recognizes a problem, what options are available?
Computer worm Critical Criteria:
Consult on Computer worm engagements and probe Computer worm strategic alliances.
– For your Defensive computing project, identify and describe the business environment. is there more than one layer to the business environment?
– Will Defensive computing deliverables need to be tested and, if so, by whom?
– What is our formula for success in Defensive computing ?
Data loss prevention software Critical Criteria:
Systematize Data loss prevention software failures and diversify disclosure of information – dealing with confidential Data loss prevention software information.
– Does Defensive computing appropriately measure and monitor risk?
– How to deal with Defensive computing Changes?
Email attachments Critical Criteria:
Coach on Email attachments risks and finalize the present value of growth of Email attachments.
– How would one define Defensive computing leadership?
– What are our Defensive computing Processes?
End-user computing Critical Criteria:
Accelerate End-user computing visions and display thorough understanding of the End-user computing process.
– Have the types of risks that may impact Defensive computing been identified and analyzed?
– What are internal and external Defensive computing relations?
File extensions Critical Criteria:
Ventilate your thoughts about File extensions visions and adjust implementation of File extensions.
– Think about the functions involved in your Defensive computing project. what processes flow from these functions?
– Meeting the challenge: are missed Defensive computing opportunities costing us money?
– Is Defensive computing Required?
Flash drives Critical Criteria:
Face Flash drives management and find out.
– What are the disruptive Defensive computing technologies that enable our organization to radically change our business processes?
– 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?
Form grabbing Critical Criteria:
Mix Form grabbing tactics and get out your magnifying glass.
– What is the purpose of Defensive computing in relation to the mission?
– Does the Defensive computing task fit the clients priorities?
Internet bot Critical Criteria:
Deliberate Internet bot quality and acquire concise Internet bot education.
– What about Defensive computing Analysis of results?
Internet security Critical Criteria:
Differentiate Internet security issues and transcribe Internet security as tomorrows backbone for success.
– Consider your own Defensive computing project. what types of organizational problems do you think might be causing or affecting your problem, based on the work done so far?
– How do your measurements capture actionable Defensive computing information for use in exceeding your customers expectations and securing your customers engagement?
– What are all of our Defensive computing domains and what do they do?
Intrusion detection system Critical Criteria:
Closely inspect Intrusion detection system planning and report on developing an effective Intrusion detection system strategy.
– 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)?
– Can Management personnel recognize the monetary benefit of Defensive computing?
– Why is Defensive computing important for you now?
Keystroke logging Critical Criteria:
Gauge Keystroke logging governance and finalize the present value of growth of Keystroke logging.
– What are the barriers to increased Defensive computing production?
Linux malware Critical Criteria:
Talk about Linux malware management and customize techniques for implementing Linux malware controls.
– Who is responsible for ensuring appropriate resources (time, people and money) are allocated to Defensive computing?
Macro virus Critical Criteria:
Map Macro virus failures and assess what counts with Macro virus that we are not counting.
– Who will be responsible for making the decisions to include or exclude requested changes once Defensive computing is underway?
– What role does communication play in the success or failure of a Defensive computing project?
Mobile malware Critical Criteria:
Dissect Mobile malware tasks and tour deciding if Mobile malware progress is made.
– What are your key performance measures or indicators and in-process measures for the control and improvement of your Defensive computing processes?
Mobile security Critical Criteria:
Administer Mobile security management and change contexts.
– At what point will vulnerability assessments be performed once Defensive computing is put into production (e.g., ongoing Risk Management after implementation)?
– Risk factors: what are the characteristics of Defensive computing that make it risky?
– How do we Lead with Defensive computing in Mind?
Network security Critical Criteria:
Investigate Network security decisions and slay a dragon.
– 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?
– Does Defensive computing create potential expectations in other areas that need to be recognized and considered?
– Are the disaster recovery plan (DRP) and the business contingency plan (BCP) tested annually?
Palm OS viruses Critical Criteria:
Investigate Palm OS viruses adoptions and clarify ways to gain access to competitive Palm OS viruses services.
– How do you determine the key elements that affect Defensive computing workforce satisfaction? how are these elements determined for different workforce groups and segments?
– Is Supporting Defensive computing documentation required?
– Why are Defensive computing skills important?
Privacy-invasive software Critical Criteria:
Probe Privacy-invasive software tactics and innovate what needs to be done with Privacy-invasive software.
– How can we incorporate support to ensure safe and effective use of Defensive computing into the services that we provide?
– Are there Defensive computing Models?
Rogue security software Critical Criteria:
Check Rogue security software strategies and point out improvements in Rogue security software.
– How do mission and objectives affect the Defensive computing processes of our organization?
– What new services of functionality will be implemented next with Defensive computing ?
Stopping e-mail abuse Critical Criteria:
Canvass Stopping e-mail abuse outcomes and separate what are the business goals Stopping e-mail abuse is aiming to achieve.
– How do we know that any Defensive computing analysis is complete and comprehensive?
– What are the business goals Defensive computing is aiming to achieve?
Timeline of computer viruses and worms Critical Criteria:
Design Timeline of computer viruses and worms visions and proactively manage Timeline of computer viruses and worms risks.
– What are the record-keeping requirements of Defensive computing activities?
Trojan horse Critical Criteria:
Adapt Trojan horse failures and look for lots of ideas.
– What is the source of the strategies for Defensive computing strengthening and reform?
– What are the Essentials of Internal Defensive computing Management?
Web threat Critical Criteria:
Brainstorm over Web threat adoptions and frame using storytelling to create more compelling Web threat projects.
– Do several people in different organizational units assist with the Defensive computing process?
– How to Secure Defensive computing?
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Author: Gerard Blokdijk
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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 | Washington State
Antivirus software External links:
Antivirus Software, Internet Security, Spyware and …
Geek Squad Antivirus Software Download | Webroot
Spybot – Search & Destroy Anti-malware & Antivirus Software
Browser security External links:
Chrome Browser Security – Chrome for Businesses
Browser Security/Updates – DFAS Home
Computer and network surveillance External links:
Computer and network surveillance images, pictures, …
Computer insecurity External links:
Computer insecurity – ScienceDaily
Computer insecurity. — Experts@Minnesota
Computer network External links:
15-1152.00 – Computer Network Support Specialists
What is a Computer Network? Webopedia Definition
Computer security External links:
Kids and Computer Security | Consumer Information
Naked Security – Computer Security News, Advice and …
GateKeeper – Computer Security Lock | Security for Laptops
Computer virus External links:
The Computer Virus (2004) – IMDb
What is a Computer Virus? Webopedia Definition
Data loss prevention software External links:
Data Loss Prevention Software | Safetica
Acquiring Symantec Data Loss Prevention Software
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).
Email attachments External links:
How to Troubleshoot Email Attachments – Email Support
Kanvas :: real-time interactive email attachments
Email Attachments | FileMaker Community
End-user computing External links:
end-user computing risk management | CIMCON Software
Flash drives External links:
Memory Suppliers – Custom Flash Drives | Bulk USB Sales
Bulk Custom Flash Drives | Personalized USB Drives
Kanguru Solutions – Secure Encrypted USB Flash Drives
Internet bot External links:
5 Answers – How to create an Internet bot – Quora
What is an Internet Bot? – Definition from Techopedia
Internet security External links:
ZenMate – Internet Security and Privacy at its Best!
AT&T – Internet Security Suite powered by McAfee
Center for Internet Security – Official Site
Intrusion detection system External links:
[PDF]Section 9. Intrusion Detection Systems
Intrusion Detection Systems – CERIAS
[PDF]Intrusion Detection System Sensor Protection Profile
Keystroke logging External links:
Keystroke Logging Banner – CERT Coordination Center
What is Keystroke Logging (Keylogger)? Webopedia …
Linux malware External links:
Linux Malware Targets IoT Devices | IoT Security Headlines
IoT Fuels Growth of Linux Malware | Software | …
Macro virus External links:
Macro Virus – FREE download Macro Virus
Advisories : Melissa Macro Virus – SecureRoot
What is Macro Viruses – OoCities
Mobile malware External links:
What is Mobile Malware? Webopedia Definition
SVpeng Trojan – Mobile Malware – atfcu.org
Mobile security External links:
McAfee Mobile Security – Official Site
Lookout Mobile Security
Privoro | Mobile Security Products
Network security External links:
SentryWire | Packet Capture Tool and Network Security …
Cloud Harmonics Network Security Training and IT Training
Institute for Applied Network Security – Official Site
Palm OS viruses External links:
Palm OS viruses – iSnare Free Encyclopedia
Palm OS viruses – broom02.revolvy.com
https://broom02.revolvy.com/topic/Palm OS viruses
Palm OS viruses – Infogalactic: the planetary knowledge core
Privacy-invasive software External links:
CiteSeerX — Privacy-Invasive Software in File-Sharing …
Privacy-invasive Software – FRS
Stopping e-mail abuse External links:
“Stopping e-mail abuse” on Revolvy.com
https://update.revolvy.com/topic/Stopping e-mail abuse&item_type=topic
Timeline of computer viruses and worms External links:
Timeline of computer viruses and worms – WOW.com
Trojan horse External links:
Trojan Horse – Popsicle Sticks – Time Lapse – YouTube
Teachers learn to use math as Trojan horse for social justice
The Trojan Horse – Restaurant & Tavern
Web threat External links:
RSA Web Threat Detection | RSA Link
Security Intelligence Research – Web Threat Analysis