I’m studying for my Engineering class and need an explanation.
1)In this week, you examined the security principle of discretion. The principle of discretion involves individuals and groups making good decisions to obscure sensitive information about national infrastructure. An essential component of discretion is utilizing the security concept of security through obscurity. However, the concept of security through obscurity is contradictory in the security community.
Discuss what security through obscurity means with examples. Examine how it is relevant in the context of discretion. Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of security through obscurity, specifically within the context of national and critical infrastructure protection. Ensure to identify scenarios where security through obscurity would be beneficial and scenarios where it might not be beneficial.
You must do the following:Create a new thread and share your perspectives with examples and references to course material
2)According to Fennelly (2017), security managers are responsible for designating restricted areas. There are various reasons to restrict access to certain security areas. As noted by Fennelly (2017), restricted areas may be established for these reasons:
- Enforcement of security measures
- Exclusion of unauthorized personnel.
- Intensified controls in areas requiring special protection.
- Protection of classified information
- Protection of critical equipment
- Protection of critical material
Select and discuss 1 of the reasons for restricting an users’ access to a designated area. Make sure to mention why you selected your option.