Mentor: Dr. Aditi Mukherjee
College of Warrington College of Business Administration
"I have a growing interest in learning about the implications of hacking and poor information security on firms and companies worldwide. When researching laws and policies regarding cybersecurity, however, I have found no unified system and have therefore decided to identify the proper method of maintaining security."
Communication Studies, Information Systems
- Information Security
- Macroeconomic Theory
- Bright Futures Scholarship Recipient, 2013
Hobbies and Interests
- Wake Boarding
- Sky Diving
Identifying Risk Associated With Global Economic Markets and Formulating Contingency Plans to Protect Information Security
How can economic market change influence significant effects on information security and cyberattacks? How can a global recession serve as the source for increased cyber-crime? This thesis will detail the effects of market changes on the protection of information in U.S. corporations, and describe the effect on the incidences of hacking and cyber threats in our nation. In addition, effective methods of contingency planning and the importance of preparedness in the development of secure systems will be discussed.