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Performing Threat Modeling with the OCTAVE Methodology

by Shaila Rana

This course focuses on utilizing the OCTAVE Methodology to identify critical assets, infrastructure vulnerabilities, and an overall protection plan.

What you'll learn

Creating a protection plan to protect your organizations critical assets can be a daunting task. In this course, Performing Threat Modeling with the OCTAVE Methodology, you will utilize the OCTAVE methodology. First, you will learn how to create security requirements. Next, you will learn how to identify infrastructure vulnerabilities. Finally, you will use the information gathered in the methodology to create an overarching security plan that reduces risk, and can be used on a continual basis. When you are finished with the course, you will have the skills and knowledge of performing the OCTAVE Methodology to reduce risk, identify critical assets, and infrastructure vulnerabilities needed to create a security program that is customized to your organization.

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About the author

Dr. Shaila Rana is the Founder of CyberSecure and the Co-Founder of ACT Research Institute. Dr. Rana also serves as a Graduate Professor of Information Technology and Cybersecurity at Purdue University Global. She holds a PhD specializing in Information Systems Security and holds an MS in Cybersecurity. She has a background consisting of both education and industry experience. Her passion is to help people protect themselves, their families, and their communities against cyber threats and attack... more

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