Information Security Risk Management I

95-755

Units: 6

Description: This course examines information security as a risk management problem where the organization identifies information security risks, evaluates those risks, and makes risk mitigation and acceptance decisions given its resource constraints. Students will learn foundational concepts in risk management and economic valuation and will be introduced to standard risk management approaches for identifying, analyzing, responding, and monitoring risks. Both qualitative and quantitative approaches will be examined.

Learning Outcomes: In part one of this class students will learn foundational concepts in risk management and economic valuation and will be introduced standard risk management approaches for identifying, analyzing, and responding to risk, as well as the tools and methodologies for metrics to monitor risk management activities.

Syllabus: 95-755_Information_Security_Risk_Management_I_Syllabus_S19.pdf