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Internet Governance Glossary


2.37 Security management

Identification of an organization information and communication technology (ICT) assets as well as information assets, followed by the development, documentation, and implementation of policies and procedures for protecting these assets.


Security might not bring monetary gain but it does prevent monetary loss and other damages. Organizations and states increasingly develop services capable of stimulating an economy by having a good cybersecurity approach. “Therefore, security management must be a dynamic process – one that is constantly evolving to counteract the evolution of security risks.