(Formerly CMIT 499S. Designed to help prepare for the (ISC)2 Certified Information System Security Professional [CISSP] certification exam.) Prerequisite: CMIT 320 or CompTIA Network+ and Security+ certifications. Recommended: BMGT 110, IFSM 300, or two years of business and management experience. A comprehensive study of information systems security to enhance organizational security. The goal is to manage risks by identifying and mitigating them. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CMIT 499S or CMIT 425.
After completing this course, students should be able to:
- Select and employ comprehensive safeguards to protect organizational assets
- Manage appropriate cryptography to assure confidentiality
- Design operational security in an evolving business environment
- Apply appropriate software architecture security