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Addressing Information Risk in Turbulent Times
January/February 2011 (vol. 9 no. 1)
pp. 49-57
M. Eric Johnson, Dartmouth College
Shari Pfleeger, Dartmouth College
Turbulent times exacerbate many existing information risks and create new security management challenges. Discussions and interviews with chief information security officers from a broad range of large firms about how they addressed the challenges of the economic downturn provide both actionable ideas and clues for future research.

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Index Terms:
risk-assessment rating, information security, offshoring, economic downturn, CISO, human behavior
Citation:
M. Eric Johnson, Shari Pfleeger, "Addressing Information Risk in Turbulent Times," IEEE Security & Privacy, vol. 9, no. 1, pp. 49-57, Jan.-Feb. 2011, doi:10.1109/MSP.2010.116
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