Research the topic of Information Security Management from quality sources and write a short essay on the topic of:
The Need for Information Security Management for Small to Medium Size Enterprises (SMEs)
· The essay should not be below 2900 words or exceed 3500 words
· Essay should explore four (4) topics listed below, focusing on the major relevant issues of the chosen topics. The essay should describe and discuss the challenges in the introduction and implementation of information security regimes in small to medium enterprises (SMEs) compared against implementation in much larger organisations.
Ø Security training and education
Ø Development and implementation of information security policies
Ø Human resource issues in information security management
Ø Security standards compliance issues in information security management
· For each topic, (i) describe the topic; (ii) discuss the major relevant issues relating to its implementation in SMEs; (iii) against larger organization. You must base your discussion on the work of credible and relevant authors – that means in-text citation and references must be provided.
· Must include, references and corresponding in-text citations using APA referencing style.
· Only 30% of the references can be news articles, websites such as CNET etc. otherwise 70% of their references MUST be scholarly.
· Scholarly references can be found via Google Scholar, published no earlier than 2011
· Wikipedia and references from essay or assignment websites are NOT valid references.
· Use your own words (paraphrase) your work.