top-rated free essay

NT2580 Project Part 1

By kells1986 Aug 05, 2014 348 Words
PART 1
The following document outlines Richman Investments security measures for IT infrastructure. There are many components that make up the Richman Investments network, and so there should be a multi-layered security solution to protect it. The server room has been located in the central part of the building, and will be physically protected by electronic door locks with keypad combination access. There are a limited number of personnel who will have access to this room in order to decrease the potential for tampering. Each of these personnel will have their own access code, and a digital log will be kept of all access.

All of the servers will be virtual, and a backup of each server will be refreshed weekly and saved to cloud storage. All company data will be backed up and saved to cloud storage daily. All users requiring remote access will have a VPN set up with strict login requirements. These users will also have their laptops checked by the IT department on a monthly basis to ensure that they are in compliance with company security policy.

Access to the company network will be secured by multiple firewalls set up with our routers. Firewall filters will be set up with a specific list of allowed users and programs. All other traffic will be blocked by default until it has been approved by IT. There will be a limited number of wireless access points around the building, with password access. These passwords will be changed on a regular basis. Access to the local network will be secured by user authentication passwords. Users will be limited to only the system resources that they absolutely need to complete their work. Users’ passwords must be changed every 90 days.

Each workstation will be set up to automatically lock the screen after 3 minutes of no use. Employees will be trained on how to keep their workstations and network credentials secure. Under no circumstances are employees to use flash drives or any type of external storage brought from home. Any network equipment required by employees will be provided by the IT department.

Cite This Document

Related Documents

  • NT2580 Project part 1

    ...Edward Jones NT 2580 Introduction to Information Security Project part 1 Security Domains and Strategies Safety of data and information is a real important aspect of a company. Before we can create an outline for general security solutions we must first define what is needed. I recommend that we use a multi-layered security plan. There ar...

    Read More
  • NT2580 Project Part 1

    ... Multilayered Security Strategy: Richman Investments Sharon Cadwell ITT Technical Institute NT2580 Introduction to Information Security De’Von Carter 11/16/14 Multilayered Security Strategy: Richman Investments This multi-layered security plan for Richman Investments will provide a short overview of the security tactics that will be a...

    Read More
  • Project Part 1

    ... Detailed Proposal NT2580 – Introduction to Information Security 15 March 2014 Detailed Proposal Detailed Proposal This Proposal is to assess the situation at the Richman Investments Company. The offices have a total of 5,000 employees, and the office technology inventory includes desktops, ...

    Read More
  • Nt2580 Project 1

    ...NT2580 Project Part 1 Multi-Layered Security Plan When you create a multi-layered security plan, you must look at all of the domains of the IT infrastructure. Once you look at the security of each you must then increase the security on each of those seven domains. A security increase will help the overall security of the system and crea...

    Read More
  • Unit 9 Project Part 1

    ...Systems Development Corporation Project Director: Judith Rosas Project Period: 60 Days Budget Total: $22,000 Faculty: 9 Team Members Organization HISTORY, MISSION, Vision and Structures GSDC is a software development firm with sales, marketing, and project offices in major cities of North America. We provide a global project management servic...

    Read More
  • Project Part 1

    ...Project Part 1 Multilayered Security Plan for Richman Investments As we enter a new age of computers and the use of the internet to conduct our business we open ourselves up to a new type of threat. Data and identity theft have become a real problem for many financial and government institutions. To combat this threat Richman Investments has ...

    Read More
  • It255 Project Part 1

    ...IT255 Project Part 1 Richman Investments Security Plan Outline User Domain: • Restrict access to data and applications to the required users and groups. • Review and Revise user conduct and security polices every six months. • Conduct annual security training seminars with system users and staff. • Track and monitor employee beh...

    Read More
  • Project Part 1

    ...Project Part 1: Identify E-Business and E-Commerce Web Apps for Planned Transformation Up-North Fishing Outfitters (UNFO) is the premier source for those fishing in northern Michigan. They provide equipment, watercraft, safety gear, and other products for local and tourist anglers. UNFO wants to pursue an e-business model to realize additiona...

    Read More

Discover the Best Free Essays on StudyMode

Conquer writer's block once and for all.

High Quality Essays

Our library contains thousands of carefully selected free research papers and essays.

Popular Topics

No matter the topic you're researching, chances are we have it covered.