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The CISO Masterclass [Video]

By : Anand Rao Nednur, Mohammed Rafiuddin
Book Image

The CISO Masterclass [Video]

By: Anand Rao Nednur, Mohammed Rafiuddin

Overview of this book

The CISO plays a critical role in safeguarding an organization’s information and data assets. As the leader of the information security function, the CISO is responsible for designing and implementing strategies to protect against cyber threats, ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements, and mitigating risks. This course provides a deep dive into the roles, responsibilities, and skills required to become a successful and impactful CISO. Starting with an introduction to the CISO role, the course delves into the hierarchy of a CISO and its importance in organizational security. You will explore vCISO opportunities, understanding the benefits and challenges associated with this role. Through expert guidance, you will learn interview techniques and gain insights into the right methods for leadership roles within the information security domain. You will gain an in-depth understanding of the components of a cybersecurity strategy, the importance of security budgets, and the role of security metrics in measuring effectiveness. This course provides a holistic approach to CISO responsibilities, including people management, process optimization, and technology implementation. You will explore the challenges faced by CISOs and learn effective strategies to overcome them. The course also offers insights into career paths, certifications, and opportunities for virtual CISO (vCISO) roles. By the end of the course, you will be equipped with the knowledge and skills necessary to take on the role of a CISO and lead your organization’s information security efforts.
Table of Contents (7 chapters)
Chapter 5
Challenges of a CISO
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Section 4
DevSecOps and the Role of CISO
This video highlights the growing importance of DevSecOps and the pivotal role that CISOs play in integrating security into the development process.