CISM

Strong security management is very crucial in any enterprise deploying IT to support its business needs. The ISACA® Certified Information Security Manager is the fastest growing and arguably the most prestigious qualification available for Information Security managers today.

CISM properly recognises that security is first and foremost a management rather than a technical issue. CISM defines the core competencies and international standards of performance that information security managers or professionals are expected to master.

Rhythex is pleased to offer a 5-day CISM Training Program on Certified Information Security Management for you or members of your organization. This special 5-day training program provides an intense environment in which participants can acquire, thoroughly and properly, the skills and knowledge expected of a world-class information security manager. In the process the course provides outstanding preparation for the CISM exam.

But whether or not you intend to immediately sit for the CISM exam, this course is a powerful way to equip yourself with the knowledge of the five core competencies that define the successful information security manager.

The domains and their definitions are as follows:

  1. Information Security Governance (24%)—Establish and maintain an information security governance framework and supporting processes to ensure that the information security strategy is aligned with organizational goals and objectives, information risk is managed appropriately and program resources are managed responsibly.

  2. Information Risk Management and Compliance (33%)—Manage information risk to an acceptable level to meet the business and compliance requirements of the organization.

  3. Information Security Program Development and Management (25%)—Establish and manage the information security program in alignment with the information security strategy.

  4. Information Security Incident Management (18%)—Plan, establish and manage the capability to detect, investigate, respond to and recover from information security incidents to minimize business impact.
The CISM designation is for IT Managers, IT professionals, IS Security Officers, ,Internal Control officers, Inspectors, ,Bankers, Quality assurance Officers, Business Administrators, Risk managers & others who wish to change their career to Information Security Management.