Information Systems Security for ISSOs

Information Systems Security for ISSOs

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In this course, students will learn the ISSO role in the operational approach to implementing and managing effective cybersecurity in highly networked enterprises, government and commercial security management models, security program development, and risk assessment and mitigation threat and vulnerability analysis and risk remediation.

Information Systems Security for ISSOs – Acronym Reference

ABAC: Attribute Based Access Controls
ACK: Acknowledge
ACL: Access Control List
ADO: ActiveX Data Objects
AO: Authorizing Official
API: Application Programming Interface
AR: Army Regulation
ATBASH: Refers to the first letters of the names of these Hebrew characters: alef, taw, bet and shin.
ATO: Authority to Operate

BCP: Business Continuity Planning

CCTV: Closed Circuit Television
CI/CD: Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery
CIA: Central Intelligence Agency
CIA: Confidentiality, Integrity, and Authentication
CIRT: Computer Incident Response Team
CISO: Chief Information Security Officer
CMM: Capability Maturity Model
CMM: Capability Maturity Model
COBIT: Control Objectives for Information Technologies
CPTED: Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design
CRC: Cyclic Redundancy Check
CSP: Communication Service Provider

DAC: Discretionary Access Controls
DARPA: Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
DHCP: Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol
D-I-D: Defense in Depth
DoS: Denial of Service
DRP: Disaster Recovery Planning

ECC: Error Correction Code

FCS: Frame Check Sequence
FIN: Finish
FISMA: Federal Information Security Management Act
FTP: File Transfer Protocol

HIPAA: Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996
HMAC: Hashed Message Authentication Code
HR: Human Resources
HTTP: Hypertext Transfer Protocol
HUMINT: Human Intelligence

IaaS: Infrastructure as a Service
ID: Identification
IDS: Intrusion Detection System
IKE: Internet Key Exchange
IMAP: Internet Message Access Protocol
IMINT: Imagery Intelligence
IP: Internet Protocol
IPS: Intrusion Prevention System
IPsec: Internet Protocol Security
IPT: Integrated Product Teams
IPX: Internetwork Packet Exchange
IS: Information Systems
ISO: International Standards Organization
ISSM: Information System Security Manager
ISSO: Information System Security Officer
IT: Information Technology

JDBC: Java Database Connectivity

LLC: Logical Link Control

MAC: Mandatory Access Controls
MAC: Media Access Control
MAC: Message Authentication Code
MAC: Machine Access Control address
MD: Message Digest
MITM: Man in the Middle
MOM: Motives Opportunity Means
MTU: Maximum Transmission Unit

NFPA: National Fire Protection Association
NIC: Network Interface Card
NIST: National Institute of Standards and Technology
NSA: National Security Agency

ODBC: Open Database Connectivity
OLE DB: Object Linking and Embedding Database
OLTP: Online transaction processing
OPSEC: Operations Security
OS: Operating System
OSI: Open Systems Interconnection

PaaS: Platform as a Service
PII: Personally Identifiable Information
PIN: Personal Identification Number
PKI: Public Key Infrastructure
POP: Post Office Protocol

RACE: Research and Development in Advanced Communication Technologies in Europe
RBAC: Role Based Access Controls
RIPEMD: RACE Integrity Primitives Evaluation Message Digest
RMF: Risk Management Framework
RSA: Rivest-Shamir-Adleman
RuBAC: Rule Based Access Controls

SaaS: Software as a Service
SDLC: Software Development Lifecycle
SEI: Software Engineering Institute
SHA: Secure Hash Algorithm
SIGINT: Signal Intelligence
SMTP: Simple Mail Transfer Protocol
SNMP: Simple Network Management Protocol
SOC: Security Operations Center
SOP: Standard Operating Procedure
SP: Special Publication
SPX: Sequenced Packet Exchange
SQL: Structured Query Language
SSL: Secure Socket Layer
SYN: Synchronize

TCP/IP: Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol
TFTP: Trivial File Transfer Protocol
TOC: Time of Check
TOU: Time of Use

UDP: User Datagram Protocol

VLAN: Virtual Local Area Network
VMWare: Virtual Machine Ware
VPC: Virtual Private Cloud

W3C: World Wide Web Consortium
WAF: Web Application Firewall

XML: eXtensible Markup Language