This course provides executive leadership with a high-level overview of various aspects of Cybersecurity in the context of a modern and Internet-connected environment. Through lecture, demonstrations, and group discussion, you will gain a foundational perspective on the challenges of designing a cybersecurity program, implementing secure systems, and other factors needed for a comprehensive cybersecurity solution.
The course topics are overviews for executive leadership they cover:
Why is cyber security important?
Key cyber risk management concepts
Types of Attacks
Evaluate and Manage Specific Cyber Risks
Situational Awareness of Cyber Threats
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.