Information Security

Mitigating the Information Threat

The latest article in Company Connecting’s Cyber Security Month series comes from Dr. Abiola Ambimbola. He studied at Edinburgh Napier University as a student of Professor William Buchanan whose articles "Covering Your Tracks" we featured last week. Dr Ambimbola is Director of Information...

Providing a fixed definition for “information threat” is challenging because there is no acceptable definition. As a result, in this article we focus on the concept of information threat- factors that can negatively affect the confidentially, integrity and availability (CIA) of data and knowledge. In companies, information is transferred between entities, stored internal and externally in the cloud on various platforms, edited constantly and supposedly deleted. 

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