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Information Security for Auditors
March 25 @ 8:00 am - March 29 @ 5:00 pm$1100
Information Technology (IT) is an integral component of modern enterprises. To be effective, auditors need substantial knowledge of IT systems, IT operations and associated risks. This is essential to enable the auditor make effective assessments of the said risks and necessary controls to help mitigate those risks. Information security is a major risk to information in IT systems. It is essential for auditors to understand information security issues, the risks thereof and means of protecting the information.
This course introduces information security concepts and how they relate to audits. Participants will learn information security terminology; principles of information protection, risks associated with information on ICT systems and mitigation controls. This is in addition to learning to perform information security-related audits