Volume 4, Issue 3, September 2019, Page: 99-108
Effects of Information Security Management Systems on Firm Performance
Harold Nguegang Tewamba, FSSG, Catholic University of Central Africa, Yaounde, Cameroon
Jean Robert Kala Kamdjoug, FSSG, Catholic University of Central Africa, Yaounde, Cameroon
Georges Bell Bitjoka, Department of Telecommunications, National Advanced School of Engineering of the University of Yde1, Yaoundé, Cameroon
Samuel Fosso Wamba, Department of Information, Operations and Decision Sciences, Toulouse Business School, Toulouse, France
Nicolas Nkondock Mi Bahanag, Department of Computer Science, University of Yaounde I, Yaounde, Cameroun
Received: Aug. 10, 2019;       Accepted: Sep. 18, 2019;       Published: Sep. 29, 2019
DOI: 10.11648/j.ajomis.20190403.15      View  94      Downloads  25
The purpose of this paper is to determine the aspects of the information security management system (ISMS) on which decision-makers must act to achieve the performance targets. Information assets as core of any Information systems (IS) should be taken seriously by a custom security. In this research, we conduct a case study specially using the Delone and McLean’s IS success model. The hypotheses were tested by PLS-SEM of theSmartPLS software using survey data collected among 136 IS and IT professionals. We found that the ISMS (system, service and information qualities, maturity level of information security risk management process) and performance are directly related on one hand, and indirectly by the IT capabilities of the company in the other hand. This shows that mastering security information management risks process is crucial for an enterprise because it greatly contributes to organizational performance, improve the IS’ support such as IT management, IT personal skills and IT infrastructure. This work has explored the feasibility of using the IS success model on ISMS, a key world know element, where Africa is both the target of the informational mobility, hackers and especially in the global economy. We consider the IS success model with 4 dependent variables including maturity level of process.
IS Success Model, ISMS, Maturity Level, IT Capability, Firm Performance
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Harold Nguegang Tewamba, Jean Robert Kala Kamdjoug, Georges Bell Bitjoka, Samuel Fosso Wamba, Nicolas Nkondock Mi Bahanag, Effects of Information Security Management Systems on Firm Performance, American Journal of Operations Management and Information Systems. Vol. 4, No. 3, 2019, pp. 99-108. doi: 10.11648/j.ajomis.20190403.15
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