Information Security for Business
This short-term certificate, Information Security for Business, provides the foundation information security concepts starting with understanding risk concepts and addressing them through organizational elements and technology. This certificate is designed for the business owner who does not have extensive cyber security hands-on technology background but who does have extensive hands-on business technology background and needs an understanding of information security issues and procedures. Students who successfully complete this certificate are eligible to take an industry certification examination.
CompTIA Security+ is approved by U.S. Dept. of Defense to meet IA technical and management certification requirements. The Security+ exam covers the most important foundational principles for securing a network and managing risk. Access control, identity management and cryptography are important topics on the exam, as well as selection of appropriate mitigation and deterrent techniques to address network attacks and vulnerabilities.
Upon successful completion of the certificate program, graduates will be able to: