Authorization of Information Systems

In this course, you'll take a closer look at the authorization of information systems. Refresh your knowledge of assembling a security authorization package, determining information system risk and more.

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Course description

Domain 6 covers authorizing information systems. In this course, you’ll look at developing a plan of action and milestones, assembling security authorization packages, determining risks and the acceptability of risks, and obtaining security authorization decisions. Get to grips with the POA&M (Plan of Action and Milestones) and the process of information system authorization. Includes vocabulary and diagrams.

Course syllabus

CAP Domain 6 IntroductionDuration: 0:28

Authorization Objective and TasksDuration: 1:51

Developing plan of Action and Milestones (POAM) & assembling Security Authorization PackageDuration: 4:07

Determining Information System RiskDuration: 1:13

Making Security Authorization DecisionDuration: 4:07

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