Sandro Gerić, Željko Hutinski: The Use of Expert Systems in Information System Security

Sandro Gerić, Željko Hutinski: The Use of Expert Systems in Information System Security
The Use of Expert Systems in Information System Security, MIPRO 29th International Convention, Proceedings of Information System Security, Opatija, 2006., pp. 181-186

Abstract:
This paper addresses the possibility of expert system's use in information system security (ISS) and defines a model of an expert system for selection of a security and protective measures. The development and increasing importance of information systems (IS) and their resources in business organizations emphasis the vulnerability of information systems and potential loses for organizations produced by different events that are threat for ISS. Some organizations are solving this problem with unplanned and inefficient use of security measures, but there are organizations that are using and implementing security measures that are appropriate, necessary and in accordance
with other aspects of their organization. In this paper we explain a model how to define a set of security measures with those characteristics with help of an expert systems, that by combining the knowledge base, conclusion mechanism, risk assessment and ability to learn is able to select the necessary and appropriate security measures for ISS improvement

Keywords: Expert systems, ISS, security