Information Security Management Principles

By (author) David Alexander, Amanda Finch, David Sutton, Andy Taylor Edited by Andy Taylor

Publication date: 15 Jan 2020

In today’s technology-driven environment there is an ever-increasing demand for information delivery. A compromise has to be struck between security and availability. This book is a pragmatic guide to information assurance for both business professionals and technical experts. The third edition has been updated to reflect changes in the IT security landscape and updates to the BCS Certification in Information Security Management Principles, which the book supports.
Paperback - £39.99
The authors are at the forefront of information security and are instrumental in shaping policy and implementing best-practice. They have gained considerable experience across a wide range of public and private sector bodies including the Home Office, GCHQ, MoD, RAF, Royal Navy, British Airways, Marks & Spencer and O2.

Dimensions: 244x170mm

Print ISBN-13: 9781780175188

230 pages

Imprint: BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT

  1. Information Security Principles
  2. Information Risk
  3. Information Security Framework
  4. Security Lifecycles
  5. Procedural and People Security Controls
  6. Technical Security Controls
  7. Physical and Environmental Security
  8. Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Management
  9. Other Technical Aspects  


'This book is fantastic for those studying information security management and as a desk-side reference. It is comprehensive yet concise. I would recommend this book to anybody studying for the qualification as well as anyone in senior management positions looking to understand the basics. The language used is refreshingly understandable, making the book accessible to those outside the specialism.'

Helen Mary Jones
Group Information Security Manager, The Jockey Club