• Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

Fundamental principles of Information Technology Security and Risk Management: Hardware software processes communications applications and policies and procedures of organizational cyber security and risk management.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the fundamental principles of information technology security. define the concepts of threat evaluation of assets information assets physical operational and information security and how they are related.
  • Evaluate the need for the careful design of a secure organizational information infrastructure.
  • Perform risk analysis and risk management. determine both technical and administrative mitigation approaches. explain the need for a comprehensive security model and its implications for the security manager or Chief Security Officer (CSO).
  • Create and maintain a comprehensive security model. apply security technologies.
  • Define basic cryptography its implementation considerations and key management.
  • Design and guide the development of an organization’s security policy
  • Determine appropriate strategies to assure confidentiality integrity and availability of information.
  • Apply risk management techniques to manage risk reduce vulnerabilities threats and apply appropriate safeguards/controls.

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the NICE Framework Task, Knowledge, and Skill statements identified within the indicated NICE Framework component(s):

Specialty Areas

  • Network Services
  • Systems Administration
  • Systems Analysis