In an effort to help busy security managers, CISSP Shelley Bard's weekly column builds upon the concept of the...
By submitting your personal information, you agree that TechTarget and its partners may contact you regarding relevant content, products and special offers.
perpetual calendar, offering a schedule of reminders for a proactive, strategic security plan. Here are the objectives Shelley prescribes for weeks 14 through 17.
Week 14: Malicious code -- When viruses and worms run amok
Objective: Update your antivirus software weekly; daily during virus outbreaks.
Week 15: Spring cleaning: Part 1 -- Accounts and space
Objective: Delete old or unused accounts on your systems.
Week 16: Spring cleaning, part 2 – Hardware
Objective: Update hardware inventory at least once a year.
Week 17: Spring cleaning, part 3 – Data
Objective: Review data holdings at least once a year.