This course focuses on teaching how to manage information security within an organization in an integrated and professional manner. The course deals with acquiring knowledge and tools for supervision, monitoring, risk management, and overall management practices aimed at ensuring the security of information in a broad sense.
Among other things, we will learn:
- Establishing Policies and Procedures: Creating information security policies and directing security principles, and creating procedures that include defining roles and responsibilities.
- Risk Management: A deep understanding of potential risks to information security and how to identify, assess, manage, and prevent them.
- Cyber Defense Strategy: Understanding and implementing managerial practices that lead to the best management of information security.
- Monitoring and Alerting: Using tools and techniques for monitoring activity against potential threats and receiving early warnings.
- Team Training: Training and preparing the team for information security and various management processes.
- Necessary Support Acquisition: Understanding and implementing the infrastructure and resources required for information security.
- Crisis Management: Preparing action plans and maintaining emergency procedures in cases of crises or breaches.
- Legal Compliance: Understanding relevant laws and regulations related to information security and submitting reports to relevant authorities.
Additionally, the course will include an analysis of standards and guidelines like ISO 27001 and how to implement them while addressing legal considerations and legal systems in each geographical area. The main goal of the course is to enhance the organization's ability to manage information security efficiently, to gain confidence, and to protect all digital assets.