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Learn Information Security Auditing

The Information Security Auditing skill path covers information systems security from the perspective of governance, implementation and operations. You'll learn the auditing process and the importance of protecting information assets.

17 courses  //   45 videos  //   13 hours of training

Information Security Auditing training

This learning path builds a foundation of skills around information security auditing. As you progress through 17 courses, you’ll learn how to audit many different aspects of an organization, including business system application and development, disaster recovery and continuity planning, security infrastructure and controls, enterprise IT governance and more. Upon completion, you’ll have the knowledge and skills necessary to successfully audit and report on the overall health and integrity of a corporate network.

Learning path components

Business Application Development
Course
Business Application Development

Business Application Development

This course in Business Application Development takes you through the fundamentals of the system development life cycle.

2 videos
45 minutes of training

Common Security Issues and Controls
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Common Security Issues and Controls

Common Security Issues and Controls

Explore risks like data leakage, environmental exposure, physical security breaches and more, and take a closer look at the controls that can save a system or prevent a loss.

5 videos
26 minutes of training

Network Infrastructure Security
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Network Infrastructure Security

Network Infrastructure Security

Network infrastructure security has no secrets in this three-video course. Covers structure, auditing and more.

3 videos
69 minutes of training

Logical Access
Course
Logical Access

Logical Access

Our Logical Access course takes you through the fundamentals of system security, including biometrics and cryptographic keys.

1 video
55 minutes of training

Information Security Management
Course
Information Security Management

Information Security Management

Refresh your knowledge of information security management with this course on controls, asset classification and more.

1 video
31 minutes of training

Disaster Recovery Planning
Course
Disaster Recovery Planning

Disaster Recovery Planning

Review your knowledge of planning for the worst with this course on disaster recovery planning, including backup types and potential hazards.

1 video
43 minutes of training

Auditing Infrastructure and Operations
Course
Auditing Infrastructure and Operations

Auditing Infrastructure and Operations

This course in Auditing Infrastructure and Operations covers everything an auditor needs to know about information systems hardware, software and architecture.

5 videos
92 minutes of training

Application Controls Implementation and Auditing
Course
Application Controls Implementation and Auditing

Application Controls Implementation and Auditing

Review application control implementation and auditing with two videos on control types, processes and testing

2 videos
24 minutes of training

Business Application Systems
Course
Business Application Systems

Business Application Systems

Refresh your knowledge of business application systems with this course on systems and system environments.

1 video
42 minutes of training

IS Audit Process
Course
IS Audit Process

IS Audit Process

Update your knowledge of the IS audit process with four videos on performing an audit, communicating audit results and computer-aided auditing.

4 videos
63 minutes of training

Project Management Concepts
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Project Management Concepts

Project Management Concepts

Two videos take you through project management concepts important to information security auditors, including business case development and project portfolio management.

2 videos
27 minutes of training

Business Continuity Planning
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Business Continuity Planning

Business Continuity Planning

Review business continuity planning and the challenges of disaster recovery with two videos on business impact analysis, auditing business continuity and more.

2 videos
40 minutes of training

IT Management Practices
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IT Management Practices

IT Management Practices

Three videos reintroduce you to critical IT management practices such as human resources management, IT department structure and reviewing contractual commitments.

3 videos
39 minutes of training

IS Controls
Course
IS Controls

IS Controls

IT risk assessment, controls and control objectives are explored in this course on the fundamentals of IS controls.

1 video
29 minutes of training

Management of the IS Audit Function
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Management of the IS Audit Function

Management of the IS Audit Function

Refresh your knowledge of management of the IS audit function with this brief course.

1 video
27 minutes of training

Infrastructure Development, Acquisition, and Management Practices
Course
Infrastructure Development, Acquisition, and Management Practices

Infrastructure Development, Acquisition, and Management Practices

Prepare yourself for the challenges of auditing a strong software system with five videos on system development, auditing, improvement practices and more.

5 videos
56 minutes of training

Governance of Enterprise IT
Course
Governance of Enterprise IT

Governance of Enterprise IT

Six videos refresh your knowledge of the governance of enterprise IT. Includes sections on risk management, policies and procedures, and IT investment and allocation practices.

6 videos
69 minutes of training

 

What you’ll learn.

  • Auditing process and best practices
  • Risk assessment concepts, tools and techniques
  • Evaluating information security infrastructure and controls
  • Evaluating management frameworks and practices
  • Evaluating IT governance
  • And more!

Who is this for?

An introductory-level understanding of networking and information security is recommended. This skill path is designed for:

  • Auditors
  • IT consultants
  • Information security analysts
  • Risk and privacy officers
  • Anyone with a desire to get build their skills around IT auditing!

You're in good company

"I knew Infosec could tell me what to expect on the exam and what topics to focus on most."

Julian Tang

Chief Information Officer

"The course not only met my expectations, but exceeded them. It was the most engaging online training I’ve ever had."

Val Vask

Commercial Technical Lead

"I’ve taken five boot camps with Infosec and all my instructors have been great."

Jeffrey Coa

Information Security Systems Officer