An automated tool for information security management system

Erkan, Ahmet
This thesis focuses on automation of processes of Information Security Management System. In accordance with two International Standards, ISO/IEC 27001:2005 and ISO/IEC 17799:2005, to automate the activities required for a documented ISMS as much as possible helps organizations. Some of the well known tools in this scope are analyzed and a comparative study on them including “InfoSec Toolkit”, which is developed for this purpose in the thesis scope, is given. “InfoSec Toolkit” is based on ISO/IEC 27001:2005 and ISO 17799:2005. Five basic integrated modules constituting the “InfoSec Toolkit” are “Gap Analysis Module”, “Risk Module”, “Policy Management Module”, “Monitoring Module” and “Query and Reporting Module”. In addition a research framework is proposed in order to assess the public and private organizations’ information security situation in Turkey.


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Citation Formats
A. Erkan, “An automated tool for information security management system,” M.S. - Master of Science, Middle East Technical University, 2006.