Networked computers and electronic data storage make computer security a fundamental component of a company’s survival. Security incidents can cause reputation damage, loss customers, or even liability. Companies that are unable or unwilling to hire certified security professionals often rely on non-security IT professionals for assistance. This paper provides a checklist the non-security professional can use to assist the company in the critical areas of conducting risk analysis, performing vulnerability assessments, educating employees and developing computer security policies and procedures
Garrison, Chlotia P. and Posey, Roderick B.
"Computer Security Checklist for Non-Security Technology Professionals,"
Journal of International Technology and Information Management: Vol. 15
, Article 7.
Available at: http://scholarworks.lib.csusb.edu/jitim/vol15/iss3/7