Key factors in e-government information system security

Stephen Smith, Rodger Jamieson

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This paper investigates the key drivers and key inhibitors from an Information System (IS) Security and Business Continuity Management (BCM) perspective. The research was conducted using a forum with personnel from nine government agencies with follow-up interviews with personnel from a further sixteen agencies. The study identifies key issues across a broad cross-section of government organisations. These key issues include awareness and active management support, training and appropriate funding. The issues identified are useful to management when implementing IS Security and undertaking Business Continuity Planning over e-government within agencies.

Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - 2005
Externally publishedYes
Event18th Bled eConference: eIntegration in Action - Bled, Slovenia
Duration: 6 Jun 20058 Jun 2005


Conference18th Bled eConference: eIntegration in Action


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