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Controls, Metrics and Monitoring

Take a closer look at what tools you have with this course on controls, metrics and monitoring for security managers.

3 videos  //  17 minutes of training

Course overview

An information security manager knows that knowledge is a tool and that the more information you have, the better-equipped you are. Three videos cover three of your most useful tools: controls, metrics and monitoring. Examine the categories of controls, the difference between physical and environmental controls, the necessary considerations for developing metrics and more: monitoring metrics, technical vulnerability management, operational metrics and measuring everything from compliance to the effectiveness of a management framework.

Course syllabus

Controls and CountermeasuresDuration: 5:13

Metrics and MonitoringDuration: 7:50

Program ChallengesDuration: 4:04

Meet the author



At Infosec, we believe knowledge is the most powerful tool in the fight against cybercrime. We help IT and security professionals advance their careers with a full regimen of certification and skills training. We also empower all employees with security awareness training to stay cybersecure at work and home. Driven by smart people wanting to do good, Infosec educates entire organizations on how to defend themselves from cybercrime. That’s what we do every day — equipping everyone with the latest security skills so the good guys win.

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$599 / license

Annually. Includes all content plus team admin and reporting.

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