People Centred Information Security Model for Corporate Nigeria

Fidelis Aghware, Emeka Egbuna
Information and Communication Technology (ICT) has become an agent of change in this 21 st century. The deployment of information and communication technologies in tackling national issues has manifested a great profit in notable areas of human endeavor and national economies. However, in some other areas the trend has been dared by numerous fast growing socioeconomic challenges infringing unexpectedly on the Nations' information security. This paper therefore addresses the people issues
more » ... eople issues affecting Information Security (IS) in organizations and corporate bodies (CB), and discusses the critical business needs for security; a comprehensive view of the ecological security risks and human related security threats; a discussion of the consequences of human neglect for security; a discussion of recommended security strategies; descriptive-interpretative data revealing security professionals' perceptions about organizational security issue. In this paper, a people centered Information security model is designed using American Encryption Standard for sending messaging/information across networks.