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Risk Frameworks




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Course level: Undergraduate

This course focuses on security risk assessment. Risk Frameworks reviewed include National institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), International Organization for Standardization (ISO), and developing models.



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  • Compare the major industry standard risk management frameworks used to assess an organization’s security risks.
  • Assess a risk management framework to determine if it meets a specified organization’s need to identify, assess, and mitigate risks at an acceptable level.
  • Implement the selected security risk management framework’s risk assessment process.
  • Report the results and recommendations to the organization’s senior leadership for a risk-based decision.


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