• Classroom
  • Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

Investigating external and internal threats that compromise data and digitized intellectual property. Implementing effective policies for mitigating risks and security and remediation measures in organizations.

Learning Objectives

  1. Explain information security issues across an organization, including policy, planning, technologies, and audit procedures
  2. Identify business drivers for information security
  3. Discuss legal and regulatory compliance related to cybersecurity and privacy considerations
  4. Conduct a risk assessment outlining management's role and the decision making process

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.

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