A need for cyber security creativity

Harold Patrick, Ziska Fields

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Information technology is rapidly increasing and evolving all the time in pursuit for better solutions and products for the digitized world. Technology advancement and greater connectivity has moved organizations to better economic markets for sustainability. Together with better technology and greater connectivity, cybercrime is swiftly growing on par with these developments. This chapter focuses on the cyber security landscape and threats faced by organizations. The growth and sophistication of cybercrime is stressed. Cyber security creative approaches security risk assessment, cloud collaboration and data analytics are provided. This chapter ends with propositions that security creative approaches should be used as a method of managing cybercrime and ensuring that the organization's sustainability and governance are improved.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCyber Security and Threats
Subtitle of host publicationConcepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications
PublisherIGI Global
Number of pages20
ISBN (Electronic)9781522556350
ISBN (Print)1522556346, 9781522556343
Publication statusPublished - 4 May 2018
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Computer Science


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