Overview

In this CISO training course, you will learn what other CISO's are focusing their time and attention on. Among the key topics, you will learn how to implement the proven best practices that make for successful cyber security leadership.

Course Content

Module 1 - Introduction & Overview

03:12
Introduction
06:42
Why We Need CISOs

Module 2 - Information Security Governance

05:25
Information Security Governance
05:39
Security Management Program
03:28
CIA Intro
11:11
Information Security Governance Overview

Module 3 - Risk Management

05:59
Risk Management Intro
06:24
Risk Assessment
08:38
Risk Analysis
09:58
Risk Mitigation
02:22
Ongoing Monitoring

Module 4 - Developing a Security Strategy

06:59
Purpose of Security Strategy
05:03
Management Responsibilities
10:02
Questions and Pitfalls
10:41
Desired State

Module 5 - Policies, Procedures, Standards & Guidelines

07:20
Intro and Liability
05:18
Policy Basics
07:12
CIA Policies
10:35
Policy Lifecycle
04:55
Exceptions
02:46
Best Practices

Module 6 - Information Security Technology

02:53
Technology Intro
08:05
Trusted vs Untrusted
02:41
VLANs
06:06
NAT and Configuration Management
07:00
Single Sign On
07:49
Data in Transit

Module 7 - Incident Management

01:46
Incident Management Intro
06:36
What is Incident Response?
05:21
Incident Response Lifecycle Preparation
03:53
Incident Response Lifecycle Identify
03:32
Incident Response Lifecycle Contain
06:27
Incident Response Lifecycle Remediate Eradicate and Lessons Learned

Module 8 - Business Continuity & Disaster Recovery

07:06
BCP Intro
02:03
BCP Phases
09:40
BIA
07:54
BCP Remaining Phases

Module 9 - Conclusion

05:46
CISO Conclusion

Course Description

Looking to improve, or certify as an existing Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), or perhaps you are looking to move into a CISO role sometime in the future. In this online CISO training course, you will learn what other CISO's are focusing their time and attention on. Among the key topics, you'll learn how to implement the proven best practices that make for successful cyber security leadership. The CISO course includes the following key topics; Governance, Management, Auditing, Projects, Technologies, Operations, Strategy, Financing

What Does the CISO Certification Training Course Entail?

Cybrary's online CISO certification course covers essential topics that all Chief Information Security Officers need to know to successfully perform in leadership roles in the business and technology industry. It prepares IT professionals by covering areas including management, governance, projects, auditing, technologies, strategy, operations, and financing in the IT realm. Because the CISO is an essential part of over 80% of all U.S. organizations, it's important that they are skilled in the following areas, which are included in CISO training: - Security Investment & Measurement

  • Digital Transformation (DT): Security Implications
  • Cyber Risk Management & Security Metrics
  • Operational Cyber Resilience
  • Enterprise Security Governance & Planning
  • Realistic Security
  • Effective Incident Response
  • Managing Operational Threat
  • Developing a Crisis Communications Strategy
  • Information Security Law
  • Social Engineering
  • Building an Insider Threat Program
  • External Dependency Management

The CISO online course is a total of 4 hours of clock time, and you will receive a Certificate of Completion upon finishing the training.

What Are the Prerequisites for the CISO Course?

There are some recommended prerequisites for the CISO course that include: - Security networking knowledge

  • At least a base level understanding of COBIT, ITIL, CISSP, PCI, NIST and HIPAA
  • Security management and auditing experience (CISM and CISA)
  • At least two years of IT or IT security experience

Who Should Take the CISO Training Course?

Anyone who desires to obtain an initial CICO certification or those who are current CISOs looking to improve or refresh knowledge and skills regarding their roles. The CISO course also prepares current CISOs for renewal of their certification who want to stay updates on the latest industry trends.

What Does a Chief Information Security Officer Do?

The Chief Information Security Officer is fundamentally the leader of an IT security department of an organization and its staff. It is a senior level position that is responsible for establishing, implementing, and managing a company's vision and for protecting all information and technology assets. CISOs are required to possess experience and the leadership and communication skills that are needed to resolve information security threats. They often create efficient and effective processes that protect the interests of their organizations, demonstrating their skill and innovative strengths. Typically, those in the CISO role oversee and lead projects and initiatives concerning the comprehensive technology security of a business or organization. It isn't unusual for CISOs working for large organizations to partner with law enforcement, the FBI, and the government on corporate security concerns.

What Types of Salaries do Chief Information Security Officers Earn?

In the U.S., IT professionals in the CISO role earn an average annual salary of $134,220. The annual salary range for CISO certified employees is $74,182 to $239,407.

What Is Involved in the CISO Certification Exam?

CISO certification consists of an exam with 150 multiple choice questions to be completed within a two-and-a-half-hour period. Applicants my find the test questions difficult, requiring extensive evaluation and thought. The CISO certification exam includes question in the following five domains: 1. Governance (Legal, Policy, and Compliance)

  1. IS Management Controls and Audit Management
  2. Management of Projects, Technology and Operations
  3. Information Security Core Concepts
  4. Strategic Planning and Finance

Applicants must demonstrate a proficiency in all five domains, regardless of whether they currently have experience in each domain. The application fee for the CISO certification exam is $100, and certification is valid for one year.