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ISO27000 Glossary

This glossary of ISO 27000 and information security related terms was compiled over a lengthy period, and is provided as a public service. In addition to offering definitions and explanation of terms and phrases, the glossary also cross references each with the appropriate chapter of the standard itself, where applicable.

The ISO 27000 Glossary


The 27000 Glossary of Information Security Terms and Phrases

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IDENTITY HACKING
The practice of posting on the internet anonymously, or mor eusually giving a completely false personal credentials with intent to deceive.

IMPACT ANALYSIS
The identification of threats to business assets and assessment of what impact such threats could have.

INCURSION
The penetration of the system by an unauthorised source.

INFOWAR
The use of information and information systems as weapons in a conflict in which the information/systems themselves are the targets.

ISO
The International Organization for Standardization is a group of national standards bodies whose aim is to establish, promote and manage standards.

IDS: INTRUSION DETECTION SYSTEMS
These are software applications designed to monitor network activity using a variety of techniques.

INFORMATION SECUITY POLICY (Chapter 3)
This is an organisational document, preferably ratified by senior management and distributed throughout an organisation. which defines the baseline security requirements of the organization in generic terms.


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ISO 27000 DOWNLOAD

ISO 27001 (and ISO 27002) should always be obtained from an official source.
17799

Standards Direct (BSI) provides the standard as an instant download from the following page: ISO 27000 Download

ISO27000
TOOLKIT

The standard (both ISO 27001 and 27002) can also be obtained as part of the ISO27000 Toolkit. This also comprises a series of support resources, such as aligned security policies, checklists, BIA questionnaires, presentations, etc.

It can be downloaded via the following website: ISO 27000 Toolkit

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