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Executive Management

Associate C|CISO Grandfathering: A Strategic Move to Transition to the Office of a CISO

In an era marked by escalating cyber threats, the demand for skilled cybersecurity leaders who can seamlessly navigate the intricacies of information security has gotten more prominent. The evolution of cyber leaders, even pinpointed in the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) role, has highlighted a dire need for qualified professionals who are not only capable…

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4 Essential Information Security Management Skills CISOS

Organizations face an ever-changing digital landscape, which often results in new security risks. Cyberthreats continue to plague both governments and businesses around the world, highlighting the need for security professionals and leaders who can supply the skills and leadership to combat them. As the world of information security evolves, so must the skills of those…

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What Next After CISSP

EC-Council supports your continued leadership journey and that’s why we encourage you to pursue the CCISO after you finish the CISSP. After all, CCISO was created by an Advisory Board full of CISSPs who recognized the need for an executive-level training program to follow CISSP! We cannot afford to just teach managerial skills to leaders…

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CCISO VS CISSP

What next after CISSP? Created by (ISC)2, the CISSP certification has been the leading training program for and validation of IT security management skills since its inception all the way back in 1994. To date there are over 180,000 CISSPs around the world, and that number is growing all the time. It’s hard to overestimate…

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Risk Management

What Is Risk Management? Risk management is a risk assessment method that analyzes and eliminates risks to mitigate threats and optimize an investment’s profits. Risk management includes the detection, review, and reaction to risk factors that are part of a company’s existence. Efficient risk management means seeking — by behaving proactively rather than reactively —…

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What is Information Security Management

Information security management is an organization’s approach to ensure the confidentiality, availability, and integrity of IT assets and safeguard them from cyberattacks. A Chief Information Security Officer, IT Operations Manager, or Chief Technical Officer, whose team comprises Security Analysts and IT Operators, may carry out the tasks involved in information security. It’s obvious that virtually…

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What is Disaster Recovery

What Is A Business Continuity Plan and How Is It Used? A business continuity plan refers to the processes and procedures that experts follow to ensure status quo in the event of a disruption. Simply put, business continuity is an organization’s ability to maintain essential functions during and after a disruption has occurred. Disaster Recovery, on…

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World-Class Security Executive Certification for CISOs

EC-Council’s Certified Chief Information Security Officer (C|CISO) program is built on the decades of knowledge and experience of seasoned CISOs who contribute their time and energy to making the C|CISO a world-class security executive certification. We are both humbled and proud of the global C|CISOs who exhibit their passion and drive by enabling excellence through…

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Associate C|CISO: The Next Step for a Certified Information Security Manager​ 

In today’s workforce, information security workers are more important than ever. Most companies have undergone a digital transformation to stay competitive, and many business processes now take place online. Data is an asset, and security personnel represent the first line of defense. The Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) certification is valuable for professionals following a…

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