Information Governance: CDPA

by Mike Woolard

This course will teach you the various requirements of CDPA, who it applies to, repercussions of not being in compliance, and guidance on how to implement.

What you'll learn

Consumers expect that their privacy rights are protected within your business. Compliance with frameworks such as the NIST CSF, and certification to frameworks like ISO27001, allow you to demonstrate your security posture to meet the obligations of the CDPA. In this course, Information Governance: CDPA, you’ll learn what is required of your organization to be compliant with the CDPA in Virginia. First, you’ll explore the requirements of the law and the rights provided to consumers of Virginia. Next, you'll dive into the law from the angle of the organization that controls the data vs. companies that process the data. Finally, you'll learn how this law compares to other privacy laws in the United States. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge to understand how this law may or may not affect your business and what steps you need to take to comply with the law.

About the author

Mike is an information security manager who has worked in the IT and Information Security fields for 22+ years. A broad background from helpdesk to sysadmin, system engineer, networking, DB and development work. Most of Mike's work now centers around pentests and risk assessments, but an integral part will always be awareness training. An active member in various local security groups, Mike volunteers, speaks, or attends various information security cons.

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