Assessing information security culture: A critical analysis of current approaches

  title={Assessing information security culture: A critical analysis of current approaches},
  author={Irene Okere and Johan Van Niekerk and Mariana Carroll},
  journal={2012 Information Security for South Africa},
Today's businesses operate in an interconnected and global environment allowing them to collaborate with one another and share information resources. At the same time this interconnectivity exposes the organization to many internal (employees) and external threats. Internal threat is among the top information security issues facing organizations as the human factor is regarded the weakest link in the security chain. To address this “human factor” researchers have suggested the fostering of an… CONTINUE READING

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