Cyber Terrorism: A Guide for Facility Managers

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The Fairmont Press, Inc., Oct 15, 2003 - Computers - 247 pages
Cyber Terrorism: A Guide for Facility Managers addresses cyberterrorism and other forms of terrorist activity including mailroom security, bomb threats, and the constant attacks from viruses, hackers, and other invasive programs. Known terrorist groups are identified, discussed, and their disruptive techniques are described. The text covers the necessary steps needed for prevention; the corporation's assessment of vulnerability; and its emergency preparedness, prevention, incident response, and recovery. Containing practical, comprehensive, and effective guidance, this book is written in a straight-forward, reader-friendly format for quick and easy reference.
 

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Contents

Technology and the Facility Manager
1
Desktop and Portable Systems
2
Servers
6
Local Area Networks LAN
8
Wide Area Networks WAN
10
Distributed Systems
11
Mainframe Systems
12
Computer and Data ProtectionThe Cyber Dimension
15
Life Cycle
102
Communications And Training
107
Effectiveness of the Communications Strategy
108
Making the Strategy Work
109
Management Techniques
111
Awareness
112
Training
113
Recovery Planning
117

Types of Computer Attacks
16
Threats to a Computer System
17
Computer Protection
28
Computer and Data ProtectionThe Physical Dimension
33
Telecommunications Protection
38
Elements of Computer Security
39
Business ContinuityLoss Prevention Strategies
47
Loss Prevention
49
Contingencies for DataSystem Availability
53
Developing a Loss Prevention Program
56
Loss Prevention Techniques
57
Computer Security Incident Handling
65
Personnel User Issues
67
Personnel Security
71
Identification and Authentication
78
Standby Power Systems
83
Types of Uninterruptible Power System UPS
87
Web SitesThe Cornerstone of ECommerce
93
Business to Consumer Issues
96
Web Contingency Planning
100
Establish a Planning Team
118
Analyze Capabilities and Hazards
120
Developing the Plan
128
Implementing the Plan
133
Cyber CrimeHandling the Threat
139
The Federal Bureau of Investigations FBI Cyber Division
140
The National Infrastructure Protection Center NIPC
144
Department of Justice
146
How to Report InternetRelated Crime
157
Template for Security Plan
163
General Support System Security Plan Template
175
Glossary
187
System Questionnaire
197
Operational Controls
204
Technical Controls
217
Sample IT Contingency Plan Format
223
FBI Field Offices
233
Index
243
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