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ISO/IEC 27001 - Dynamics of Information Security Management System (ISMS)

In this free online course learn about the requirements of information security management systems.

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This free online course on ISO 27001 explains the latest standard on information security management systems (ISMS). You will be introduced to the context of ISMS, and the business case for ISMS. You will also learn about other standards on information security, terminology used in ISMS, the requirements in ISO 27001:2013 and a brief guide on how to implement those requirements. Start learning about information security management systems today.





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In this free online course ISO 27001:2013 - Dynamics of Information Security Management Systems (ISMS) you will learn about the information security management system that provides the basic framework on how to establish, implement, operate, monitor, review, maintain and improve information security systems. ISO 27001 identifies the requirements for a management system to safegueard its interests, and ensure that businesses prevent any security breach in the first place.

The course begins with an introduction to the business case for implementing ISMS, along with the standards related to different aspects of information security such as NIST, COBIT and ISO standards. It then discusses the important terms related to ISMS (as stated in ISO 27000), and covers the importance of information security in terms of the business case. The course also reviews the detailed requirements of the standard.

If you're considering working in information security as a future career, or if you’re a professional seeking to learn about the management system to have information security in place, then this clear and simple course is for you. Understanding these core information security concepts is of vital importance for all professionals working in any industry. So, start this free online course today and in just 4 hours you’ll be acquainted with the information security operation controls.

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Learning Outcomes

After completing this course you will be able to:

  • Demonstrate the business case for information security management system
  • Define the important terms in ISO 27000:2018
  • List the main clauses of the standard
  • Explain the 14 categories of operation controls in information security along with requirements
  • Interpret the requirements of Context of Organization in ISMS as stated in Clause - 4 of ISO 27001:2013
  • Outline the role and responsibilities of Leadership or Top management for ISMS as stated in ISO 27001:2013 Clause - 5
  • Summarize the requirements of Clause - 6 which is on Planning framework for ISMS
  • Evaluate the requirements of Support Functions as stated in Clause - 7
  • List the requirements of Operation (as per Clause - 8)
  • Describe Performance evaluation requirements per Clause - 9
  • Explain Improvement initiatives for ISMS as per Clause - 10


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