Threats against personal security take many forms: civil unrest, environmental threats, targeted attacks by stalkers or individuals with personal grudges, or terrorism. Though security threats are essentially chaotic, security plans must be comprehensive and based in a thorough understanding of what comprises a threat and what can be done to neutralize threats. This paper will analyze comprehensive protection plans regarding communications, personal security, and transportation. Cyber terrorism is a new technological threat which has come to public attention since the attack of 9/11. Since that time, the United States has centered on this issue because terrorists may move their attention toward cyber terrorism as a "soft" target as security hardens against traditional forms of terror: kidnappings, hijackings, and bombings. Many types of technological infrastructure are susceptible to cyber terrorism. These include transportation, power plants, pipelines, and others that depend on cyber technology.
[...] Gaining information about this problem is an absolute necessity (Husted, 1995). Pre-employment screening is vital to fraud prevention, and the first step begins with the hiring process. The honesty of applicants must be verified. Most people are honest. Many are not honest, however. Rudeqicz states, percent of people will never commit fraud percent will steal at every chance, and 80 percent will respect company policy” (p. 1). The company policy must be clear. It must be enforced. It must also be maintained (Martin, 1998). [...]
[...] Library Journal Comprehensive Protection Plan Formal Paper Grading Form The introduction provides sufficient background on the topic and previews major points. The conclusion is logical, flows from the body of the paper, and reviews the major points. Subtotal 8 of of 10 Abstract / intro needs more background and some history to help connect with the reader Conclusion needs to repeat the purpose of the paper and the specific major points covered with some detail 63 of70 Readability and Style 15 Percent Paragraph transitions are present and logical and maintain the flow throughout the paper. [...]
[...] Trade and marketing secrets and even formulas that competitors would pay large sums of money to obtain are stored on computer memory banks that employees and contractors must have access to, but any level of access opens the door to illicit access. These types of documents need to be in a secure place; that is where network security comes into play. As soon as the first lock was invented, a way to open them without using a key was figured out. Hackers learned how to break into computers with password protection as soon as computer passwords came into being. Knowing how to protect one's computer is worth the knowledge. Hackers are out there. They can be a real threat. [...]
[...] Doing so will give the person protection from harm (Waters, 2001). In conclusion, protection is possible; however, it does take some work. One must learn about new technology in order to stay one-step ahead. One must learn to rely on law enforcement agencies and the government to assist with protection. One must learn how to watch what is going on, be vigilant, and always remember that if something does not feel right, it very probably is not right. References Acevedo, D. [...]
[...] In fact, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, article 23 states: 1 Everyone has the right to work, to free choice of employment, to just and favorable conditions of work and to protection against unemployment Everyone, without any discrimination, has the right to equal pay for equal work Everyone who works has the right to just and favorable remuneration ensuring for himself and his family an existence worthy of human dignity, and supplemented, if necessary by other means of social protection (Acevedo p. [...]
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