Cybersecurity Audit Fundamentals Learning Path

5 hours, 54 minutes

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About Cybersecurity Audit Fundamentals



Cybersecurity Audit Fundamentals Skill Assessment

Assessment - 60 questions

Audit's Role in Cybersecurity

Course - 00:33:00

After this course, the auditor should be able to define cybersecurity and cyberspace, identify the overall cybersecurity control requirements, explain defense-in-depth and be comfortable with the auditing role in cybersecurity auditing.
Governance of Cybersecurity

Course - 01:24:00

After this course, the auditor should be able to understand the different cybersecurity roles and responsibilities, key areas of cybersecurity governance and risk management, the different security frameworks and all aspects of the attack landscape, including actors and events.
Cybersecurity Operations

Course - 02:24:00

After this course, the auditor should be able to identify key cybersecurity processes and controls, be familiar with a SOC and its operation and understand threat intelligence, threat actors and APTs. You'll learn more about different attack vectors and how to mitigate them.
Cybersecurity Technology Topics

Course - 01:24:00

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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How to claim CPEs

Should you complete this learning path, you’ll be able to download a certificate of completion. Use this to claim your CPEs or CPUs.

Associated NICE Work Roles

All Infosec training maps directly to the NICE Workforce Framework for Cybersecurity to guide you from beginner to expert across 52 Work Roles.

  • All-Source Analyst
  • Mission Assessment Specialist
  • Exploitation Analyst

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