Scenario: You have been asked by the executive committee of your organization t

Scenario: You have been asked by the executive committee of your organization to prepare a report on the strategic implications of a specific area of information security on your business in the next three years. This report will be written with the intention of submitting it to an executive committee. Teams may use an existing company or make up a fictitious company. Please select a topic area from one of the six topic areas/chapters covered in class.
For example, a team might choose to provide a report on the strategic implications of not performing a Business Impact Analysis and formal Risk Analysis. Other examples might include:
How PCI-DSS (or HIPAA, GLBA, NG-SEC, SOX, SAS70, IA, etc) might affect the company and what is required to comply
Why the organization should implement security policies
Why the organization should conduct User Awareness Training
Why the organization should invest in Information Security
Expanding the role of the Operations Department t include security concerns and separation of duties, etc
Why a Chief Security Officer would help the organization achieve its security goals and objectives.
How a new form of hacking or Trojan might endanger the company
In Week 1, Teams will be required to post a short synopsis of their project concept (and identify their Project Manager) to a special Discussion Board for approval. Teams must post their project synopsis no later than Saturday 11:59PM (PST).
Assignment Details:
APA Format
Microsoft Word Document
Please include the Team’s name in the name of your document. For example, if you are Team 1, the name of your document should be: Team_1_Final_Project_Assignment.docx
Final Projects must be between 10-15 pages long not including title page, table of contents, references, and/or appendices.
Team Project must include the following sections:
Cover Page
Table of Contents
Executive Summary (no more than two pages)* [Not an APA requirement, this is an instructor requirement]
Company Overview (1/2 Page)
Introduction and Discussion of Issue
Conclusions & Recommendations for Senior Management
Appendices (if applicable)
Just need conclusion and recommendation