Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window
 

The weakest link revisited [information security]

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

1 Author(s)
Arce, I. ; Core Security Technologies

It is a common saying that a chain is only as strong as its weakest link-a phrase information security officers, IT managers, consultants, researchers, journalists, and opinion makers reiterate ad nauseam when referring to an organization's information security posture. Most in the information security community would agree that a security architecture is only as strong as its weakest link. However, they usually cannot agree on what that is, and no expert risks making a definite statement about it. We can argue that a security strategy's weakest component will vary from one organization to in other but perhaps we should compare past perceptions of what a weakest link is to what it could well be in the near future.

Published in:

Security & Privacy, IEEE  (Volume:1 ,  Issue: 2 )

Date of Publication:

Mar-Apr 2003

Need Help?


IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.