Cybersecurity Technology Topics

Understand your role as an auditor in helping to define risk and controls related to specific information technologies and how they affect protection of assets.


  • Log Management Using SIEM Video — 00:09:50
    • Look at log management using SIEM: logging, converting with APIs and supplementing with IDS/IPS.

  • Virtualization Video — 00:10:22
    • Hypervisors, guest virtual machines, software-defined networking (SDN) and containerized development in the cloud.

  • Mobile Computing Issues Video — 00:10:49
    • You need a good MDM system and a good MAM system if you are going to do BYOD.

  • Wireless Considerations Video — 00:10:25
    • Explore WEP, WPA and WPA2.

  • Firewall and Network Security Video — 00:15:19
    • Dig deeper into firewall and network security: packet, stateful, application and next-gen.

  • Industrial Control Systems Video — 00:08:17
    • Look at the types of systems and data (SCADA).

  • IoT Video — 00:05:59
    • Giving physical objects the capability to communicate, or: is your hot water heater smart?

  • Considerations for Cloud Computing Video — 00:12:47
    • Cloud computing is full of possibilities. Look at IaaS, PaaS, SaaS, private, public, community and hybrid clouds.


Course description

After this course, the auditor should be able to understand the functions of each type of technology and the limitations and the risks of using them in their organization.

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