Cyber Security for Leaders

Gain the knowledge and confidence to support the integration of cyber security into your organization. This program is designed to prepare those with strategic decision-making responsibilities to understand, effectively analyze, articulate, and apply cyber insights in their work and their teams and organizations.

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Target Group

This course is targeted to senior management, high- level executives, experienced managers, business persons in middle management, and all other experts having an influence on decision making with regard to cyber security.   Cyber Security for Leaders builds capacity to understand, identify and increase the top-level management’s ability to lead cyber security development and build resilience for future challenges.

Goals & Objectives

Cyber Security for Leaders builds capacity to understand, identify and increase the top-level management’s ability to lead cyber security development and build resilience for future challenges. This course helps you create better protection against cyber security risks, improves your competitiveness and opens new business opportunities.

Description

Cybercrime is one of the biggest threats for businesses or organizations in the next two decades. Prevention and responsiveness are the key competences for better risk tolerance as well as well-educated personnel.   To stop today’s advanced attacks, businesses need to focus on protecting end users by adopting a people-centric cyber security strategies. These strategies are a realistic approach to cyber security, using technology and training, to protect the people in organizations and not just the technology they use.   Improved situational awareness and education helps organizations to prepare and protect themselves from constantly changing cyber and hybrid threats.  

This training course is based on the following facts:

  • Cybercrime is one of the biggest threats for businesses or organizations in the next two decades
  • Reliable information for strategic awareness that creates a robust foundation for cyber security
  • Improved situational awareness and education helps organizations to prepare and protect themselves from constantly changing cyber and hybrid threats
  • The key to success is better knowledge about relevant cyber security risks and effective leadership accordingly
  • Prevention and responsiveness are the key competences for better risk tolerance as well as well-educated personnel

Modules

1. Core Principles

  • Distinguish between cyber security and information security
  • Discuss the motivations and impact of cyber security on global politics and individual organizations
2. Actors
  • Cyber security landscape
  • Offensive and defensive actors
3. Five Megatrends
  • Political, economical, military, information and technologies AI, IOT, 5G
  • Indicators and early warning sights
4. Situational Awareness
  • Strategic situational awareness
  • Concept of OODA loop and data sources for situational awareness
5. Risk Management
  • Basic principles of risk management
  • Risk analysis:identify &prioritize assets
  • Assessing risks and identify risks
6. Laws, Regulations and International Standards
  • List the laws and regulations that impact in your organization 
  • Briefly describe how your organization's cyber security's is impacted by these laws and regulations
  • International laws and regulations
7. Securing Infrastructure and Technology
  • Securing critical infrastructure
  • Examples of attacks against critical infrastructure
  • Technologies and key threats at different layers of the technology stack
8. Cyber Resilience
  • Maturity level: threat analysis
  • Identify and detect: employees, organizational and partnership resilience 
  • Respond and recover: technical and physical resilience
  • Govern and assure: technical  and physical resilience