Identification of Factors Affecting Governance of Data Security in Higher Education

Authors(2) :-Janet Gabriel, Dr. Hidayah Sulaiman

Governance of data security in higher education is the data management mechanism that has to be practiced in all higher education. It is to have an appropriate management that employees in the organizations will understand the role to be played to secure confidential data. This paper aims at identifying the factors affecting governance of data security in higher education. It is to discover the issues in the management and the governance of data security in the higher education. Based on the literature review, new research model with eight factors were proposed for data security governance practices. Based on the research findings, a governance model was derived and proposed for higher education.

Authors and Affiliations

Janet Gabriel
College of Computer Science & Information Technology, Universiti Tenaga Nasional, Malaysia
Dr. Hidayah Sulaiman
Deputy Head of Department, Information Systems Department, College of Computer Science & Information Technology, Universiti Tenaga Nasional, Malaysia

Factors; Governance; Data Security; Higher Education

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 3 | Issue 5 | May-June 2017
Date of Publication : 2017-04-30
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 187-191
Manuscript Number : ICASCT2531
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

Print ISSN : 2395-6011, Online ISSN : 2395-602X

Cite This Article :

Janet Gabriel, Dr. Hidayah Sulaiman, " Identification of Factors Affecting Governance of Data Security in Higher Education, International Journal of Scientific Research in Science and Technology(IJSRST), Print ISSN : 2395-6011, Online ISSN : 2395-602X, Volume 3, Issue 5, pp.187-191, May-June-2017. Available at doi : 10.32628/ICASCT2531
Journal URL : http://ijsrst.com/ICASCT2531

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