Cybersecurity Management: An Organizational and Strategic Approach

By Nir Kshetri

© 2021

Cyber-threats are among the most critical issues facing the world today. Cybersecurity Management draws on case studies to analyze cybercrime at the macro-level, and evaluates the strategic and organizational issues connected to cybersecurity. Cross-disciplinary in its focus, orientation, and scope, the textbook looks at emerging communication technologies that are currently under development to tackle emerging threats to public privacy. The text is suitable for cybersecurity courses in Business and Public Policy Programs.

Cybersecurity Management provides insights into the nature and extent of cyber-threats to organizations and consumers, and how such threats evolve with new technological advances, and factors ranging from cultural, organizational, and macro‐environmental. Cybersecurity Management articulates the effects of new and evolving information and communication technologies and systems on cybersecurity and privacy issues. As the Covid-19 pandemic has revealed, we are all dependent on the internet as not only a source for information, but also person to person connection, thus our changes of encountering cyber threats is higher than ever. Cybersecurity Management aims to increase the awareness of and preparedness to handle such threats among policy makers, planners, and the public.

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Cybersecurity Management looks at the current state of cybercrime and explores how organizations can develop resources and capabilities to prepare themselves for the changing cybersecurity environment.

Cybersecurity Management: An Organizational and Strategic Approach

By Nir Kshetri

© 2021

Cyber-threats are among the most critical issues facing the world today. Cybersecurity Management draws on case studies to analyze cybercrime at the macro-level, and evaluates the strategic and organizational issues connected to cybersecurity. Cross-disciplinary in its focus, orientation, and scope, the textbook looks at emerging communication technologies that are currently under development to tackle emerging threats to public privacy. The text is suitable for cybersecurity courses in Business and Public Policy Programs.

Cybersecurity Management provides insights into the nature and extent of cyber-threats to organizations and consumers, and how such threats evolve with new technological advances, and factors ranging from cultural, organizational, and macro‐environmental. Cybersecurity Management articulates the effects of new and evolving information and communication technologies and systems on cybersecurity and privacy issues. As the Covid-19 pandemic has revealed, we are all dependent on the internet as not only a source for information, but also person to person connection, thus our changes of encountering cyber threats is higher than ever. Cybersecurity Management aims to increase the awareness of and preparedness to handle such threats among policy makers, planners, and the public.

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  • World Rights
  • Page Count: 424 pages
  • Dimensions: 6.0in x 0.0in x 9.0in
  • Author Information

    Nir Kshetri is a professor in the Bryan School of Business and Economics at the University of North Carolina Greensboro.
  • Table of contents

    Part 1: Mechanisms and Growth of Cybercrimes and the Current State of Cybersecurity

    1. Growth of Cybercrimes and the Current State of Cybersecurity
    2. The Economics of Cybercrimes
    3. Positive Externality, Increasing Returns, and the Rise in Cybercrimes

    Part 2: Macrolevel Factors Affecting Cybercrime and Cybersecurity

    4. Political, Social, Cultural, and Economic Factors Affecting Cybercrimes
    5. Political, Cultural, Organizational, and Economic Factors Affecting Cybersecurity
    6. Cybersecurity Policies and Strategies of Major Economies
    7. Cybersecurity Issues in International Relations and National Security

    Part 3: Strategic and Organizational Issues Associated with Cybersecurity

    8. Corporate Cybersecurity Strategy
    9. Cybersecurity and Marketing: Illustration of Advertising and Branding
    10. Cybersecurity in Human Resources Management

    Part 4: Privacy and Security Issues Associated With New and Evolving ICTs and Systems

    11. Social Media
    12. Cloud Computing
    13. Big Data
    14. Smart Cities and the Internet of Things (IoT)

    Part 5: Integrative Cases of Cybercrime Organizations’ Operations and Cybersecurity Measures Firms and Industries

    Appendix 1: Case Studies of Cybercrime Organizations’ Operations
    Appendix 2: Industry Analysis: Banking and Financial Services Industry’s Response to Cyberattacks and Related Problems
    Appendix 3: Case Studies of Legitimate Firms’ Cybersecurity Measures

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