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Information and Cyber Security Literacy: Governance, Risk, and Compliance

by John Elliott

Governance, Risk, and Compliance establishes what information security an organization does. This course will teach you about each of the GRC functions and how they are interrelated.

What you'll learn

Navigating the different domains of information security can be confusing. In this course, Information and Cyber Security Literacy: Governance, Risk, and Compliance you’ll learn how an organization decides what information security it’s going to do, and then how it makes sure it does it. First, you’ll explore risk. Next, you’ll discover governance and compliance. Finally, you’ll learn what vulnerabilities are, and how they are managed. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the knowledge of Governance, Risk, and Compliance needed to understand where it fits in the management of information security in an organization and how it relates to organization-wide risk management and governance.

About the author

John Elliott is a specialist in regulated security and data protection. His fascination is the way that people engage with security directives: whether that’s a company following external regulation, an information security team developing policies, an IT team following them, or a colleague who is just trying to do their job securely. John has led information security and data protection functions in aviation and financial services. He’s represented both Visa Europe and Mastercard on the PCI S... more

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