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Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Training Course Outline

Domain 1: Information Security Governance

Module 1: Introduction to Information Security Governance

  • About Information Security Governance
  • Reason for Security Governance
  • Security Governance Activities and Results
  • Risk Appetite
  • Organization Culture

Module 2: Legal, Regulatory and Contractual Requirements

  • Introduction
  • Requirements for Content and Retention of Business Records

Module 3: Organizational Structures, Roles and Responsibilities

  • Roles and Responsibilities
  • Monitoring Responsibilities
  • Module 4: Information Security Strategy Development
  • Introduction
  • Business Goals and Objectives
  • Information Security Strategy Objectives
  • Ensuring Objective and Business Integration
  • Avoiding Common Pitfalls and Bias
  • Desired State
  • Elements of a Strategy

Module 5: Information Governance Frameworks and Standards

  • Security Balanced Scorecard
  • Architectural Approaches
  • Enterprise Risk Management Framework
  • Information Security Management Frameworks and Models

Module 6: Strategic Planning

  • Workforce Composition and Skills
  • Assurance Provisions
  • Risk Assessment and Management
  • Action Plan to Implement Strategy
  • Information Security Program Objectives

Domain 2: Information Security Risk Management

Module 7: Emerging Risk and Threat Landscape

  • Risk Identification
  • Threats
  • Defining a Risk Management Framework
  • Emerging Threats
  • Risk, Likelihood and Impact
  • Risk Register

Module 8: Vulnerability and Control Deficiency Analysis

  • Introduction
  • Security Control Baselines
  • Events Affecting Security Baselines

Module 9: Risk Assessment and Analysis

  • Introduction
  • Determining the Risk Management Context
  • Operational Risk Management
  • Risk Management Integration with IT Life Cycle Management Processes
  • Risk Scenarios
  • Risk Assessment Process
  • Risk Assessment and Analysis Methodologies
  • Other Risk Assessment Approaches
  • Risk Analysis
  • Risk Evaluation
  • Risk Ranking

Module 10: Risk Treatment or Risk Response Options

  • Risk Treatment/Risk Response Options
  • Determining Risk Capacity and Acceptable Risk
  • (Risk Appetite)
  • Risk Response Options
  • Risk Acceptance Framework
  • Inherent and Residual Risk
  • Impact
  • Controls
  • Legal and Regulatory Requirements
  • Costs and Benefits

Module 11: Risk and Control Ownership

  • Risk Ownership and Accountability
  • Risk Owner
  • Control Owner

Module 12: Risk Monitoring and Reporting

  • Risk Monitoring
  • Key Risk Indicators
  • Reporting Changes in Risk
  • Risk Communication, Awareness and Consulting
  • Documentation

Domain 3: Information Security Program Development and Management

Module 13: Information Security Program Resources

  • Introduction
  • Information Security Program Objectives
  • Information Security Program Concepts
  • Common Information Security Program Challenges
  • Common Information Security Program Constraints

Module 14: Information Asset Identification and Classification

  • Information Asset Identification and Valuation
  • Information Asset Valuation Strategies
  • Information Asset Classification
  • Methods to Determine Criticality of Assets and Impact of Adverse Events

Module 15: Industry Standards and Frameworks for Information Security

  • Enterprise Information Security Architectures
  • Information Security Management Frameworks
  • Information Security Frameworks Components

Module 16: Information Security Policies, Procedures, and Guidelines

  • Policies
  • Standards
  • Procedures
  • Guidelines

Module 17: Information Security Program Metrics

  • Introduction
  • Effective Security Metrics
  • Security Program Metrics and Monitoring
  • Metrics Tailored to Enterprise Needs

Module 18: Information Security Control Design and Selection

  • Introduction
  • Managing Risk Through Controls
  • Controls and Countermeasures
  • Control Categories
  • Control Design Considerations
  • Control Methods

Module 19: Security Program Management

  • Risk Management
  • Risk Management Program
  • Risk Treatment
  • Audit and Reviews
  • Third-Party Risk Management

Module 20: Security Program Operations

  • Event Monitoring
  • Vulnerability Management
  • Security Engineering and Development
  • Network Protection
  • Endpoint Protection and Management
  • Identity and Access Management
  • Security Incident Management
  • Security Awareness Training
  • Managed Security Service Providers
  • Data Security
  • Cryptography
  • Symmetric Key Algorithms

Module 21: IT Service Management

  • Service Desk
  • Incident Management
  • Problem Management
  • Change Management
  • Configuration Management
  • Release Management
  • Service Levels Management
  • Financial Management
  • Capacity Management
  • Service Continuity Management
  • Availability Management
  • Asset Management

Module 22: Controls

  • Internal Control Objectives
  • Information Systems Control Objectives
  • General Computing Controls
  • Control Frameworks
  • Controls Development
  • Control Assessment

Module 23: Metrics and Monitoring

  • Types of Metrics
  • Audiences
  • Continuous Improvement

Domain 4: Information Security Incident Management

Module 24: Security Incident Response Overview

  • Phases of Incident Response

Module 25: Incident Response Plan Development

  • Objectives
  • Maturity
  • Resources
  • Roles and Responsibilities
  • Gap Analysis
  • Plan Development

Module 26: Responding to Security Incidents

  • Detection
  • Initiation
  • Evaluation
  • Recovery
  • Remediation
  • Closure
  • Post-Incident Review

Module 27: Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Planning

  • Business Continuity Planning
  • Disaster
  • Disaster Recovery Planning
  • Testing BC and DR Planning

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Who should attend this CISM Certified Information Security Manager Training Course?

The CISM Course in India is a globally recognized certification focusing on developing a professional’s expertise in managing Information Security systems and practices. This course can be beneficial for professionals, including:

  • Information Security Managers
  • Internal Auditors
  • Risk Management Specialists
  • Compliance Officers
  • Security Analysts
  • IT Consultants
  • Data Protection Officers

 Prerequisites of the CISM Certified Information Security Manager Training Course

There are no formal prerequisites for this CISM Certified Information Systems Manager Course. However, a basic understanding of Information Security and experience in job roles related to it can be beneficial for delegates.

Certified Information Security Manager Training Course Overview

The Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Training in India equips professionals with the skills and knowledge to safeguard valuable information assets. It is a highly relevant and crucial discipline in a technology-driven landscape. Certified Information Security Manager, offered by ISACA, is a globally recognized certification that ensures individuals are well-versed in managing and governing an organization's information security.

Acquiring the CISM Certification in India is vital as it empowers professionals to navigate the complex landscape of Information Security, ensuring the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of data. IT and Cybersecurity Experts, Risk Managers, Compliance Officers, and those aspiring to lead and manage information security teams should aim to master Certified Information Security Manager.

This intensive 4-day Certified Information Security Manager Training by The Knowledge Academy in India gives delegates a comprehensive understanding of Information Security Management. Delegates will gain expertise in risk management, governance, incident response, and security development. Through real-world case studies and practical exercises, delegates will learn how to apply their knowledge effectively, making them invaluable assets to their organizations. 

Course Objectives:

  • To understand the core principles of Information Security governance
  • To learn to develop and manage an Information Security aligned with business objectives
  • To master risk management processes to safeguard an organization's assets
  • To acquire skills for incident response and recovery
  • To gain the ability to establish and maintain Information Security policies and procedures
  • To develop the competence to align Information Security with regulatory and compliance requirements
  • To learn how to manage and govern Information Security teams effectively
  • To prepare for the CISM exam and enhance their career prospects

After completing this training and passing the certification exam in India, delegates will be recognized as Certified Information Security Managers. This globally respected certification demonstrates their expertise in Information Security management and opens up numerous career opportunities.

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What’s included in this CISM Certified Information Security Manager Training Course?

  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors
  • CISM Certificate
  • Digital Delegate Pack

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CISM Training FAQs

CISM (Certified Information Security Manager) Certification is a globally recognized credential for professionals in Information Security Management, emphasizing the management and governance of Information Security.
The CISM Certification Course is ideal for IT and Information Security Professionals, Managers, and Consultants seeking to deepen their expertise and attain a globally recognized certification in Security Management.
In this CISM Certification Course, delegates will have training with our experienced instructors, a digital delegate pack consisting of important notes related to this course, and a certificate after course completion.
There are no formal prerequisites for taking the CISM Certification exam. However, a background in Information Security and understanding basic IT security concepts is highly recommended for optimal learning.
No, the exam is not included in this CISM Certification Training Course. Delegates need to book their exam through the ISACA website.
The CISM Certification Training offers expert guidance, prepares you for the CISM Certification exam, and enhances your understanding of information security management, boosting your career in cybersecurity.
The CISM Certification covers topics like Risk Management, Information Security Governance, Program Development and Management, and Incident Management to equip professionals with comprehensive skills in Information Security Management.
Monitor all operations and infrastructure, maintain all security tools and technology, monitor internal and external policy compliance, monitor regulation compliance, ensure cybersecurity stays on the organizational radar, etc., are the main roles and responsibilities of the Information Security Manager.
Yes, a certificate will be provided upon completion of the CISM Certification Course.
During the CISM (Certified Information Security Manager) Training Course, you will learn various essential topics such as disaster recovery planning, risk assessment and analysis, plan development, maturity, types of metrics, incident management tools and technologies configuration management, capacity management, business alignment, and many more.
Through CISM Certification Training, you can develop strategic management skills, learn risk assessment techniques, gain expertise in incident management, and understand compliance and governance related to Information Security.
The Knowledge Academy in India stands out as a prestigious training provider known for its extensive course offerings, expert instructors, adaptable learning formats, and industry recognition. It's a dependable option for those seeking the CISM Qualification.
Please see our CISM Training courses available in India
The Knowledge Academy is the Leading global training provider for CISM Training.
The training fees for CISM Training in India starts from INR129995.
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