Assignment on Cybersecurity

Assignment on Cybersecurity

a) How many policy documents does the ISO 27000 standard provide? Briefly describe the content areas covered by each of them.

(b) Compare the ISO 27000 series of documents with the NIST documents discussed in Chapter 8. Which areas, if any, are missing from the NIST documents? Identify the strengths and weaknesses of the NIST program compared to the ISO standard.

What is SANS SCORE and why is it useful? Review the security policy documents provided by SANS SCORE and discuss contents of the relevant documents available under each of the following categories: (a) Server Security (b) Application Security (c) Network Security (d) Incident Handling.

What is the fundamental difference between a security management model and a security architecture model? Explain with an illustrative example.

Assignment on Cybersecurity

(a) What are the key principles on which access control is founded?

(b) What two access control methods that use a state machine model to enforce security? Compare and contrast the two methods by explaining their similarities and differences.

What is separation of duties? Discuss the various ways through which this method can be used to improve an organization’s InfoSec practices.

Grading Rubric for Writing Assignment

Your professor may use a slightly different rubric, but the standard rubric at AUR will assess your writing according to the following standards:

 

 

  A (4)   B (3) C (2) D/F (1/0)
Focus: Purpose Purpose is clear   Shows awareness of purpose Shows limited awareness of purpose No awareness
Main idea Clearly presents a   There is a main idea Vague sense of a No main idea
  main idea and   supported throughout main idea, weakly  
  supports it   most of the paper. supported  
  throughout the     throughout the  
  paper.     paper.  
Organization: Well-planned and   Good overall There is a sense of No sense of
Overall well-thought out.   organization, includes organization, organization
  Includes title,   the main although some of the  
  introduction,   organizational tools. organizational tools  
  statement of main     are used weakly or  
  idea, transitions and     Missing  
  conclusion.        
Organization: All paragraphs have   Most paragraphs have Some paragraphs Para. lack clear ideas
Paragraphs clear ideas, are   clear ideas, are have clear ideas,  
  supported with   supported with some support from  
  examples and have   examples and have examples may be  
  smooth transitions.   transitions. missing and  
        transitions are weak.  
Content Exceptionally well-   Well-presented and Content is sound and Content is not sound
  presented and   argued; ideas are solid; ideas are  
  argued; ideas are   detailed, developed present but not  
  detailed, well-   and supported with particularly  
  developed,   evidence and details, developed or  
  supported with   mostly specific. supported; some  
  specific evidence &     evidence, but  
  facts, as well as     usually of a  
  examples and     generalized nature.  
  specific details.        
Research (if Sources are   Sources are well Sources support The paper does not
assignment exceptionally well-   integrated and some claims made in use adequate
includes a integrated and they   support the paper’s the paper, but might research or if it does,
research support claims   claims. There may be not be integrated the sources are not
component) argued in the paper   occasional errors, but well within the integrated well.
  very effectively.   the sources and paper’s argument. They are not cited
  Quotations and   Works Cited conform There may be a few correctly according
  Works Cited   to MLA style sheet. errors in MLA to MLA style, nor
  conform to MLA     style.. listed correctly on
  style sheet.       the Works Cited
          page.
Style: Sentence Sentences are clear   Sentences are clear Sentences are Sentences aren’t
structure and varied in   but may lack generally clear but clear
  pattern, from simple   variation; a few may may have awkward  
  to complex, with   be awkward and there structure or unclear  
  excellent use of   may be a few content; there may  
  punctuation.   punctuation errors. be patterns of  
        punctuation errors.  
Style: Word There is clear use of   There is an attempt at There is little No attempt at style
choice, Tone a personal and   a personal style but attempt at style;  
  unique style of   style of writing may reads as flat and  
  writing, suited to   be awkward or perhaps  
  audience and   unsuited to audience uninteresting in  
  purpose; the paper   and purpose; the content, which is  
  holds the reader’s   reader may lose usually generalized  
  interest with ease.   interest in some and clichéd.  
      sections of the paper.    
Style: Details Large amounts of   Some use of specific Little use of specific No use of examples
and Examples specific examples   examples and examples and  
  and detailed   detailed descriptions. details; mostly  
  descriptions.   May have extended generalized  
      examples that go on examples and little  
      for too long. description.  
Grammar & Excellent grammar,   A few errors in Shows a pattern of Continuous errors
Mechanics spelling, syntax and   grammar, spelling, errors in spelling,  
  punctuation.   syntax and grammar, syntax  
      punctuation, but not and/or punctuation.  
      many. Could also be a sign  
        of lack of proof-  
        reading.  

 

 

Assignment on Cybersecurity

 

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