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EC-Council

CCISO – Certified Chief Information Security Officer (CCISO)

Course Overview

Our 5 day, instructor -led CCISO certification course is designed to teach and verify executive security professionals who aspire to become Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs). The training addresses the five core domains required to master for the certification, which includes the management of information security (IS) governance programs and best practices to implement and maintain as a security executive within an enterprise environment.

This course covers:

  • Governance – Policy, Legal and Compliance
  • Information Security (IS) Management Controls and Auditing Management
  • Managing Projects and Operations – Projects, Operations and Technology
  • Core Competencies of IS
  • Strategic Finance and Planning

Schedule

CCISO – Certified Chief Information Security Officer (CCISO)

date
location
5/10/21 - 5/14/21 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM EST

Columbia, MD
Open
5/10/21 - 5/14/21 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM EST

Online
Open
6/14/21 - 6/18/21 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM EST

Online
Open
6/14/21 - 6/18/21 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM EST

Columbia, MD
Open
7/12/21 - 7/16/21 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM EST

Columbia, MD
Open
7/12/21 - 7/16/21 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM EST

Online
Open
8/16/21 - 8/20/21 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM EST

Online
Open
8/16/21 - 8/20/21 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM EST

Columbia, MD
Open
9/06/21 - 9/10/21 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM EST

Columbia, MD
Open
9/06/21 - 9/10/21 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM EST

Online
Open
10/11/21 - 10/15/21 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM EST

Online
Open
10/11/21 - 10/15/21 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM EST

Columbia, MD
Open
11/08/21 - 11/12/21 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM EST

Columbia, MD
Open
11/08/21 - 11/12/21 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM EST

Online
Open
12/06/21 - 12/10/21 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM EST

Online
Open
12/06/21 - 12/10/21 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM EST

Columbia, MD
Open

Course Outline

Module 1: Governance – Policy, Legal and Compliance

Module 2: Information Security (IS) Management Controls and Auditing Management

  • IS Management Controls
  • Auditing Management

Module 3: Managing Projects and Operations

Module 4: Information Security Fundamental Competencies

  • Access Control
  • Social Engineering, Phishing Attacks and Identity Theft
  • Physical Security
  • Risk Management
  • Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Planning
  • Firewall, IDS/IPS and Network Defense Systems
  • Wireless Security
  • Virus, Trojans and Malware Threats
  • Secure Coding Best Practices and Securing Web Applications
  • Operating System Hardening
  • Encryption Technologies
  • Penetration Testing and Vulnerability Assessment
  • Incident Response and Computer Forensics

Module 5: Strategic Planning and Finance

  • Strategic Planning
  • Finance

Exam Information

CCISO Exam

Details:

  • Scope – This exam measures all of the five domains of the Certified Chief Information Security Officer.
  • Format – Multiple Choice
  • Length – 4 Hours
  • Number of Questions – 250
  • Passing Score – 70% or Higher

Objectives:

Domain 1 – Governance (25%) – 63 questions

  • Information Program Security Management
  • Information Security Governance Program
  • Regulatory and Legal Compliance
  • Risk Management

Domain 2 – IS Risk Controls and Auditing Management (25%) – 62 questions

  • Designing, Deploying and Managing Security Controls
  • Security Control Types and Objectives
  • Implementing Control Assurance Frameworks
  • Auditing Management

Domain 3 – IS Leadership with Projects and Operations (20%) – 50 questions

  • CISO Role and Responsibilities
  • Projects in Information Security

Domain 4 – IS Essential Core Competencies (15%) – 38 questions

  • Access Controls
  • Physical Security
  • Planning for Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity
  • Network Security
  • Managing Threats and Vulnerabilities
  • Application Security
  • System Security
  • Encryption Technologies
  • Penetration Testing
  • Vulnerability Assessments
  • Computer Forensics
  • Incident Response

Domain 5 – Strategic Planning and Finance (15%) – 38 questions

  • Planning Security Strategies
  • Financial Plans

 

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