This course will prepare students for the ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) certification, which demonstrates experience in information security governance, program development and management, incident management, and risk management. This track will help students seeking senior management IT security and control opportunities.
Risk management is the process of identifying, assessing and controlling threats. Putting a risk management strategy into practice, however, is another story.
To be successful in security management, it's critical to understand not only what risk management is, but also how to create and implement a plan that will help your organization counter risks and prepare to expect the unexpected.
- Establish and/or maintain an information security strategy in alignment with organizational goals and objectives to guide the establishment and/or ongoing management of the information security program.
- Establish and/or maintain an information security governance framework to guide activities that support the information security strategy.
- Integrate information security governance into corporate governance to ensure that organizational goals and objectives are supported by the information security program.
- Establish and maintain information security policies to guide the development of standards, procedures and guidelines in alignment with enterprise goals and objectives.
- Define, communicate, and monitor information security responsibilities throughout the organization (e.g., data owners, data custodians, end-users, privileged or high-risk users) and lines of authority.
Information Security Governance
Information Risk Management
Information Security Program Development and Management
Information Security Incident Management
Cybersecurity Fundamentals- CSE-41363
Course Number: CSE-41359
Credit: 3.00 unit(s)