IS 536 Information Security Governance

Overview of skills, knowledge, techniques, and tools required by information technology security professionals. Topics include security and risk management,  physical security, access control, cryptography, security architecture and design,  security for networks and telecommunications, application security, and legal  considerations.
 
Textbook:
Required:          

  • Information Security Governance: A Practical Development and Implementation Approach, ISBN: 978-0-470-13118-3
Grading   10 Project
20 Presentation
      30 Mid-term exam
                40 Final exam
       

Objective
            Student will learn:          

  • The business case for information security
  • Defining roles and responsibilities
  • Developing strategic metrics
  • Determining information security outcomes
  • Setting security governance objectives
  • Establishing risk management objectives
  • Developing a cost-effective security strategy
  • The steps for implementing an effective strategy
  • Implementing IS27001
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