Training Connecticut 2016

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The Certified Chief Information Security Officer (CCISO) program trains individuals who are looking to make the jump from middle management to the executive ranks by focusing on high-level management skills specifically needed for IS executives. From project to audit management, procurement and finance, to strategy and policy, students will be taught to steer complex security programs strategically and successfully. The CCISO program was created and is taught by sitting high-level information security executives from across industries, resulting in the most relevant, challenging, and applicable content on the market.

Course Outline

  • Definitions
  • Information Security Management Program
  • Information Security Laws, Regulations, & Guidelines
  • Privacy Laws
  • Design, Deploy, and Manage Security Controls in Alignment with Business Goals, Risk Tolerance, and Policies and Standards
  • Information Security Risk Assessment
  • Risk Treatment
  • Residual Risk
  • Risk Acceptance
  • Risk Management Feedback Loops
  • Business Goals
  • Risk Tolerance
  • Policies and Standards
  • Understanding Security Controls Types and Objectives
  • Implementing Control Assurance Frameworks
  • COBIT (Control Objectives for Information and Related Technology)
  • BAI06 Manage Changes
  • COBIT 4.1 vs. COBIT 5
  • ISO 27001/27002
  • Automate Controls
  • Understanding the Audit Management Process
  • The Role of the CISO
  • Information Security Projects
  • Security Operations Management
  • Access Controls
  • Physical Security
  • Disaster Recovery
  • Network Security
  • Threat and Vulnerability Management
  • Application Security
  • Systems Security
  • Encryption
  • Computer Forensics and Incident Response
  • Security Strategic Planning
  • Alignment with Business Goals and Risk Tolerance
  • Relationship between Security, Compliance, & Privacy
  • Leadership
  • Enterprise Information Security Architecture (EISA) Models, Frameworks, and Standards
  • Security Emerging Trends
  • It’s all about the Data
  • Key Performance Indicators (KPI)
  • Systems Certification and Accreditation Process
  • Resource Planning
  • Financial Planning
  • Procurement
  • Vendor Management
  • Request for Proposal (RFP) Process
  • Integrate Security Requirements into the Contractual Agreement and Procurement Process
  • Statement of Work
  • Service Level Agreements

The Instructor

Presenter Robert Hotaling - Training Connecticut 2016

Robert Hotaling

Robert is the Chief Information Security Officer of Cengage Learning, a publisher of print and digital information services for the academic, professional and government agencies around the world. With over 18 years of experience in Information Technology he has worked extensively on a global basis. He has extensive experience with SOX, PCI, FERPA and GLBA.

Robert has developed and executed the security strategies for several multi-billion dollar organizations. Before joining Thomson Learning as the CISO, he was the Director of Business Systems and Communications for Prometric. He was responsible for designing and implementing security and communications networks for contact data centers centers in twelve countries. He has an MS in Information Technology from The Johns Hopkins University and a BS in Management from The Pennsylvania State University

Dates: June 9th – 12th

Venue: University of Connecticut


Early Registration: $2,499

Late Registration: $2,999

Class Capacity: 25

Course Includes:

Official Courseware.

1 Complimentary Exam voucher

Certificate of Attendance

Complimentary Pass to CISO Summit

Lunch and coffee breaks throughout the duration of the training.

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