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Need for Information Security, Understanding Information security trends and Improving Security

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12/12/2014 - 15:57

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Shyan Kirat Rai


“ Protecting information and information systems from unauthorized
access, use, disclosure, disruption, modification, or destruction in order to
• Integrity, which means guarding against improper information
modification or destruction, and includes ensuring information
nonrepudiation and authenticity;
• Confidentiality, which means preserving authorized restrictions on
access and disclosure, including means for protecting personal privacy
and proprietary information; and
• Availability, which means ensuring timely and reliable access to
and use of information. ”
- FISMA 2002, US Federal Law as Title III of the E-Government Act 2002