In business, Information Security is everyone's responsibility. Everyone in an organization plays a part in establishing good security practices. However, in your personal life, securing your personal information is completely up to you. Nobody else is going to do it for you. Therefore, whether you are concerned about protecting your personal information or your business information, a solid awareness of Information Security Measures is an essential place to start. In this course, Achieving Basic Awareness of Information Security Measures (ISO/IEC 27002), you will start by learning about a wide range of security measures that will protect your valuable information. Next, you will learn about how to best select the appropriate measure based on the risk, vulnerability, and threat domain. Finally, you will explore how to plan and prepare to recover the business should a disaster occur. By the end of this course, you will have the foundational knowledge of information security activities needed to participate as a member of an Information Security organization.
Course Overview Hello. My name is Paul Gadbois, and I'd like to welcome you to my training course titled Achieving Basic Awareness of Information Security Measures, based on the ISO/IEC 27002 security standard. Whether you're a beginner or a skilled IT professional, this course will prepare you to identify which security measures to implement when managing security threats, risks, and incidents. Some of the major topics that we're going to cover in this course are managing physical, logical, technical, and organizational security risks; protecting valuable assets with physical security measures; protecting valuable information assets with appropriate access controls; identifying vulnerabilities and defending against cyber attacks, and managing a disaster with business continuity measures. Before beginning this course, you should be familiar with the basic concepts outlined in the Managing Information Security Threats and Risks ISO/IEC 27002 course and the Managing Information Security Incidents ISO/IEC 27002 courses, found here on Pluralsight. com. This information security incident course builds on these foundational concepts. Now by the time you complete this course, you'll be well prepared to participate as an active member of any information security team. I hope you'll allow me to guide you and teach you as you take this journey to learn about information security measures, right here at Pluralsight. com.