Cissp Essay

580 words - 3 pages

Raygene Choi
13 October 2013
Essay 1
Topic 3

My first candidate to be nominated as one of the three greatest scientists in history would be Nicklaus Kopernig. Copernicus, as he would be remembered by, ranks among the greatest of scientists for his work in astronomy. His theories that the earth was not the center of the universe was an immense blow to the theological belief that the earth was not the "focus of God's purpose" (Burke p.135). His work attacked a long held theological "fact" and undermined the religious stranglehold that the church had over the masses. Although he was hired by the church to solve their calendar issues, Copernicus's discovery led to a paradigm shift on how the universe operated. This understanding of how the universe operated led to a slow decline of church authority, especially in the hindrance of science. His theories would also provide the ground work for ...view middle of the document...

161). Like Copernicus, Newton's theories on gravity struck at the core of theological beliefs and church dominance. The human race "was alone, with its curiosity and dexterity, to invent instruments with which to examine the universe without fear of intervention or guidance" (Burke p. 161). His contributions to the development of differential calculus would have a lasting effect on the scientific community. Additionally, his theories on inertia and other laws of motion is still in use today, influencing and explaining everyday occurrences such as the automobile industry, airplanes, or even in sports. Although Newton's views on science would eventually be challenged and destroyed (seeing everything in terms of black or white), his work changed the world.
My final candidate as one of the greatest scientists in history would have to be Louis Pasteur. Pasteur was influential in the research of microorganisms and his research was immensely vital to the development of vaccination. Pasteur "announced the discovery of 'airborne germs'" and was therefore immensely influential to the medical revolution (Burke p.236). His theories on microscopic organisms helped defeat the cholera plague in Europe and laid the groundwork to all vaccinations afterwards. Pasteur "had show that degraded forms of micro-organisms carrying a disease would create immunity to the same infection" and "disease was now firmly established as the product of micro-organism activity" (Burke p.236). Additionally, his discoveries would revolutionize medical procedure. By discovering how diseases were being spread, society was able to reform to reduce the spread of infectious diseases. Additionally his work was utilized by others such as Joseph Lister, who developed antiseptic surgical techniques that substantially reduced hospital infection. Louis Pasteur's research has saved countless lives (in the past, present, and the future) and help advanced society by providing humanity the means to combat pathogens.

Burke, J. (1985). The Day the Universe Changed. New York, NY: Little, Brown and Company.

Other assignments on Cissp

Security Policy & Standard, Task 2

1741 words - 7 pages , K.D, 2008 Health Body Wellness Center Information Security Management System (ISMS) File:FYT2_Task2 Page Reference Page Arnason, S, & Willett, K.D. (2008). How to achieve 27001 certification an example of applied compliance. New Auerbach Publications. Tipton, H, & Henry, K. (2007). Official (ISC) guide to the CISSP CBK. Boca Raton, FL: Auerbach Publications. Tipton, H, & Krause, M. (2007). Information security management handbook, Sixth Edition. Boca Raton, FL: Auerbach Publications.

Mgt216 Essay

714 words - 3 pages The first ethical issue presented in the ethics game simulation was whether to warn consumers about the contaminated product and what information to provide consumers about the contaminant. The second ethical issue was whether to sell a product that does not meet U.S. safety requirements in a foreign market that has lower safety restrictions. G-BioSport was not required to meet prior approval from the Federal Drug Administration before they

Economy Effect Of Marijuana

277 words - 2 pages Modern American History by Alan Renga 2nd Mid Term! You will be given 3 Short Essay questions and 20 Multiple Choice questions deriving from this list! 80 points total! The 1920s Warren Harding then Calvin Coolidge Tea Pot Dome 1st Red Scare Immigration Restriction, Sacco and Vanzetti Langston Hughes, Marcus Garvey, KKK Prosperity, advertising Prohibition, Al Capone Flappers, Clara Bow, Rudolph Valentino Babe Ruth, Jack Dempsey

The Vc Shakeout

2033 words - 9 pages ECONOMY 26 Luring a big firm to town is not the secret to job growth DEFEND YOUR RESEARCH 30 Are morning people wired for success? VISION STATEMENT 32 The social web’s east-west divide COLUMN 38 Warren Bennis looks back on his surprising path to fame New Thinking, Research in Progress New Thinking, Research in Progress FIRST The VC Shakeout Venture capital hasn’t worked for a decade and must be radically

Hospitals Paper

6014 words - 25 pages I hope to provide in this paper a comprehensive understanding for what the term “hospital” has become. Hospitals are an extremely complex system that man has created and shaped and reshaped throughout history. My goal in writing and researching this paper will be to provide those who read it a clear understanding on how the hospital system got to where it is today, and to shed some light on the many organizations that affiliate with and

Course Syllabus

2610 words - 11 pages [pic] COURSE SYLLABUS Semester: Fall, Year: 2012  College Mission Statement Richard J. Daley College provides high-quality education which leads to academic success, career development, and personal enrichment that fulfill diverse community needs. Mathematics Department Mission Statement Our mission is to deliver excellent service and to provide learning opportunities by offering a wide range of mathematics courses, which will help our


1477 words - 6 pages Boeing Management Planning Heather Oetzel MGT 330 October 22, 2012 Joe Cheng Abstract Boeing is known as “the world’s leading aerospace company and the largest manufacturer of commercial jetliner and military aircraft combined ("The Boeing Company: About Us", 2012). Every company uses different types of management techniques including how the planning function of management is used. Planning allows organizations to develop how the

Assisted Suicide

1015 words - 5 pages Should physician-assisted suicide be legal? While I believe if one chooses to end his or own life through physician assistance for reasons that they chose, the choice should be up to the individual. Physician-assisted suicide should be at one's discretion. “Assisted Suicide, also called Voluntary Euthanasia, is currently a contentious issue in many countries. Because Euthanasia is legal in a few modern democracies: the Netherlands, Belgium

Tanglewood Case 1

797 words - 4 pages Tanglewood’s staffing strategy requires the organization to make key decisions about the acquisition, deployment, and retention of the organization’s workforce. In order to accomplish this, Tanglewood’s must make thirteen decisions regarding its staffing levels and its staffing quality. One of the first decisions that Tanglewood needs to choose is to acquire or develop talent. Tanglewood should try to develop their current talent because one


1391 words - 6 pages Есе по въпроса: Кои от всички „действащи” лица могат да се разглеждат като морално отговорни и в какво именно? по казуса Форд „Пинто” Корпоративните злодеяния са нанесли повече вреди на обществото от всички улични престъпления взети заедно. Според данни на ФБР сумата от уличните престъпления възлиза на $3.8 млрд. годишно, а загубите от корпоративните измами между $100 млрд. и $400 млрд. годишно

The Penis

1052 words - 5 pages The short story ”The Penis” is written by Hanif Kureishi. The short story is about a penis, which has been separated from its owner Doug, who we hear from later on. At first though we hear about a guy called Alfie who was “a cutter – a hairdresser – and had to get to work”. He is having breakfast with his wife, when she asks him what he did last night, and if he had a good time last night? Alfie can not remember what he did last night, he then

Similar Documents

Cissp Essay

682 words - 3 pages #1 SSDLC SSDLC is a version of the software development life cycle that focuses on security. It has been found that incorporating security within each phase from the beginning provides quicker time to recovery, less security flaws, quicker time to implementation, and provide a more secure architecture overall. An evaluation of your current processes will determine how to proceed in your security practices. This includes identifying how

Ethical Issues Arising From The Intersection Of Law, Compliance & Investigations

417 words - 2 pages Information Security and Privacy. Retrieved from [2]. ugasser (2007). obtaining a better understanding of the information society and law’s role in it.. Retrieved from [3]. Grama, J. L., & CISSP, J. D. (2009). Legal, Regulations, Compliance, and Investigations. Retrieved from https

Nothing Essay

1075 words - 5 pages | |1. |CISSP |Shan Hamis |Tata McGraw Hill |Latest edition | |2. |Wireless Security- Models, Threats and |Randall K. Nichols |Tata McGraw Hill |Latest edition | | |Solutions |Panos C. Lekkas

Security Awareness Essay

2691 words - 11 pages , measured, reviewed, enforced and refined in order to be successful in supporting the protection of an organizations’ assets. References Danchev, Dancho SecurityTalk with K Rudolph, CISSP May 2004 Retrieved on Dec 16, 2011. Retrieved from Gartner Research, Security and Privacy Information Security Awareness Training Is Essential to Protect IT Assets Retrieved on Dec 16, 2011