Learning Path

Cybersecurity Management

    Syllabus

  • Security Program Activities Course — 00:19:31
    • Explore security program activities with two videos on business case development, program development, documentation and more.

  • IS Roles and Responsibilities Course — 00:06:04
    • Refresh your knowledge of information security roles and responsibilities with three videos on key roles and responsibilities, risk management and associated topics.

  • Securing Communications and Collaboration Solutions Course — 00:14:55
    • Secure your communications and collaboration solutions with this course covering BYOD, mobile device management and more.

  • Disaster Recovery Course — 00:36:21
    • Don’t let a lack of preparedness compound the effects of a disaster. Learn how to create and test a disaster recovery plan in this six-video course.

  • Vulnerability Assessment Methods and Tools Course — 00:21:13
    • This course helps you broaden your understanding of vulnerability assessment and tools, including tool lists and test types.

  • Computer Crime Investigations Course — 00:32:17
    • Refresh your knowledge of cybercrime investigations with this overview course covering the investigation process and the discovery of digital evidence.

  • Software Vulnerabilities and Security Controls Course — 00:37:04
    • In this course, we take you through the fundamentals of software vulnerabilities and security controls.

  • Asset Security Course — 00:39:36
    • Learn how to secure sensitive data, including managing and classifying data, working with data at rest and in transit, and implementing data security controls.

  • Risk Assessment Course — 00:17:16
    • Two videos take you through risk assessment methodologies, vocabulary and examples.

  • Risk Management Course — 00:49:20
    • Dive deep into risk management, including risk frameworks, assessments and modeling, as well as employee security awareness, vendor security and other issues.

  • Risk Mitigation Strategies and Controls Course — 00:26:11
    • Dive into risk mitigation strategies and controls with this course on risk scenarios, responses and more.

  • Business and Industry Influences and Risks Course — 00:15:37
    • Brush up on your knowledge of business and industry influences and risks with this course on enterprise risk management (ERM) and business models.

  • IR, BC and DR Planning and Procedures Course — 00:28:23
    • The fundamentals of incident response, business continuity and disaster recovery are explored in six videos.

  • Implementation Action Plan Course — 00:11:31
    • Two videos help you review action plan types, action plan implementation strategies and information security program objectives.

  • Controls, Metrics and Monitoring Course — 00:17:07
    • Take a closer look at what tools you have with this course on controls, metrics and monitoring for security managers.

  • Information Security Strategy Course — 00:21:25
    • Five videos take you through the core tenets of information security strategy, including strategy elements and metrics.

  • Incident Response and Recovery Procedures Course — 00:16:58
    • Prepare for possible trouble with this course on incident response and recovery procedures, including designing systems to facilitate incident response.

  • Introduction to IS Governance Course — 00:11:22
    • Three videos provide an introduction to information security governance, including the use of governance and why it is important for an organization.

  • Security Program Architecture Course — 00:22:06
    • Information security program architecture is reviewed and dissected in ten videos. Controls, objectives, program elements and more provide a strong foundation for an aspiring security manager.

  • Preventative & Detective Measures Course — 00:39:25
    • Explore ways to prevent cyber threats from impacting your organization, and learn how to quickly detect the threats that do slip through your defenses.

  • Monitoring and Communication Course — 00:06:36
    • Enhance your risk management skills with three videos on risk monitoring and communication.

  • Access Control Fundamentals Course — 01:37:36
    • K0007, K0033, K0056, K0065, K0071, K0104, K0158, K0179, K0211, K0332, K0336, K0452, K0488, S0023, S0031

      Take a deep dive into one of the fundamental concepts of security: access control. Learn how to give the right people access to the right information in a secure way.

  • Asset Classification and Operational Considerations Course — 00:10:20
    • Review asset classification and operational considerations in five videos, covering vocabulary, diagrams, key terms and important takeaways.

  • Security Policies Course — 00:22:31
    • Explore security policies and control frameworks and how they help drive the overall security of an organization.

  • Risk Metric Scenarios Course — 00:12:56
    • This course on risk metric scenarios covers analyzing scenarios to secure enterprises and reviewing existing security.

  • Business Continuity Planning Course — 00:40:34
  • Security & Privacy Policies and Procedures Course — 00:24:27
    • This course helps you refresh your knowledge of security and privacy policies and procedures.

  • Strategy and Implementation Course — 00:17:07
    • Take a fresh look at risk management strategy and implementation. Includes vocabulary, phases and tips for effective information risk management.

  • Effective Incident Management Course — 00:25:21
    • Review effective incident management with eight videos on metrics, response procedures and more.

  • IS Resources and Constraints Course — 00:12:17
    • Information security resources and constraints are examined in this two-video course covering personnel, organizational structure and more.

Syllabus

What you will learn

This learning path takes a deep dive into cybersecurity management. As you progress through 30 courses, you’ll gain a comprehensive understanding of managing a security program, including implementing security policies and procedures, performing vulnerability and risk assessments, planning for business continuity and disaster recovery, and using a variety of technical tools and controls for asset security, access control, threat detection and more. Upon completion, you’ll have a broad range of knowledge related to managing a cybersecurity program that you can carry over to your next job role or project.

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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.

The details

Learning path insights

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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