Security is a form of protection are structures and processes that provide or improve security as a condition. The Institute for Security and Open Methodologies (ISECOM) in the OSSTMM 3 defines security as “a form of protection where a separation is created between the assets and the threat”. This includes but is not limited to the elimination of either the asset or the threat. In order to be secure, either the asset is physically removed from the threat or the threat is physically removed from the asset.
- Advising and assisting on information security and in their dialogue with industry to address security-related problems in hardware and software products.
- Collecting and analysing data on security incidents and emerging risks.
- Promoting risk assessment and risk management methods to enhance your capability to deal with information security threats.
- Awareness-raising and co-operation between different actors in the information security field.