Determine and Maintain Ownership
In this part of this tutorial, we’ll take a look at maintaining ownership to help you understand the different aspects of determine and maintain ownership. Each individual performs various roles in securing an organization’s assets. One of the important aspects of cyber security is maintaining ownership. Organizations should explicitly define owners and custodians of sensitive assets to avoid any confusion or ambiguity regarding roles, responsibilities, and accountability.
An owner doesn’t legally own the asset assigned to him or her and he / she is normally assigned at an executive or senior-management level within an organization, such as director.
Owner is responsible for safeguarding assigned assets and be held personally liable for negligence in protecting these assets.