Cybersecurity: Managing Risk in the Information Age

The annual cost of cybercrime is exponentially increasing; after a 12% rise since 2017, the total cost of cybercrime for each company is now $13 million.1 Attacks are increasing, and so are the expenses. You’ll discover how to critically analyze an organization’s risk profile and gain the skills needed to lead your business through the complexities of the cybersecurity landscape. Designed and guided by the former Chief of Staff to the Secretary of Defence Ash Carter, you’ll receive in-depth industry insight as you prepare to protect the integrity, security, and confidentiality of your digital assets.

Course syllabus:

  1. Cybersecurity risk is business risk

  2. Identifying the threats to an organization

  3. Identifying important business systems and assets

  4. The crucial role of leadership in managing cyber risk

  5. Understanding your technology

  6. Cyber risk and the law

  7. Incident response and accountability

  8. Designing and implementing a mitigation strategy