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Developing Network Security Strategies

Chapter Description

To help you handle the difficulties inherent in designing network security for complex networks, this chapter teaches a systematic, top-down approach that focuses on planning and policy development before the selection of security products.

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Design Scenario

In previous chapters you have been asked to do some design work for ElectroMyCycle. Throughout this process you have kept security requirements in mind, of course, but now the time has come to focus on security.

  1. What are ElectroMyCycle's most important assets that must be protected with security mechanisms?
  2. What are the biggest security risks that ElectroMyCycle faces?
  3. Design a high-level security policy for ElectroMyCycle.
  4. Describe how you will achieve buy-in from the major stakeholders for your security policy.