BORIS-Business Oriented Management Of Information Security
Source: Ruhr-University Bochum
The present paper aims to successfully deal with the needs of information security functions by providing a management tool which links business and information security objectives. In the past terms, information security has become fortunately a top management topic due to the recognition of the continuously increasing dependencies of the overall business success on secure information and information processing technologies and means. While the focus of information security management primary lay on the implementation of solutions to assure the achievement of the enterprises' security objectives and their management, the business oriented management objectives were typically not regarded as major concern. Today, information security management executives are severely confronted with a different situation.