This groundbreaking new title looks at Information Security from defining what security measures positively support the business, to implementation to maintaining the required level and anticipating required changes. It covers: Fundamentals of information security ' providing readers insight and give background about what is going to be managed. Topics covered include: types of security controls, business benefits and the perspectives of business, customers, partners, service providers, and auditors. Fundamentals of management of information security - explains what information security management is about and its objectives. Details are also given on implementing the process and the continuous effort required to maintain its quality. ITIL V3 and Information Security Management - shows the links with the other ITIL processes. Shows how integrating the Information Security Management activities into existing processes and activities not only supports efficiencies but ultimately is the key way to achieve effective Information Security Management. Implementing Information Security Management - gives practical advice how to put Information Security Management into practice. From awareness in the organization via documentation required to maturity models; this guidance describes best practices for realizing Information Security Management. 'It is great to have an update of the ITIL Security Management book, more aligned with the ISO 27000 standards and written by the same well-known and respected authors.' Rita Pilon, EXIN International 'A great book presenting a revamped strategic dimension to the interesting world of security management' Dr Abbas Shahim, Atos Consulting, The Netherlands 'Organizations that embrace ITIL v3 and diligently follow the guidance in this book will reap the business benefits of world-leading information security practices.' Dr Gary Hinson, IsecT Ltd. 'My compliments! Good work. I know the writers, so I was convinced it would be a good piece of work, and I was not disappointed.' Paul Peursum, Senior Information Security consultant, DNV-CIBIT The Netherlands Long awaited 'missing' publication of the ITIL V3 series. Gives practical advice how to implement security management within the ITIL V3 framework and explains the relations with all the V3 processes. Invaluable reference book for serious security managers. Xander van der Voort, Information Security Consultant, vanderVoort Projects. ' It represents a wonderful and needed addition to the best practice books for the practitioner.' Dr. Gad Selig, Associate Dean, Business Development and Outreach, University of Bridgeport and Managing Partner, GPS, Group, Inc.