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Information availability is a key element of information security. However, information availability has not been addressed with the same enthusiasm as confidentiality and integrity because availability is impacted by many variables which cannot easily be controlled. The principal goal of this research is to characterize information availability in detail and investigate how effective enterprise security policy can ensure availability.


Published in the Proceedings of the Americas Conference on Information Systems.

Excerpted from Martin, A. and Khazanchi, D. (2006, August 4-6th). “Information Availability and Security Policy”. Proceedings of the Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS 2006), Acapulco, Mexico, © 2006. Used with permission from Association for Information Systems, Atlanta, GA; 404-413-7444; All rights reserved.