This course is fundamental for professionals with varied disciplines and positions. Application and Business Security stakeholders, cybersecurity architects, engineers, designers, planners, operators and managers as well as professionals project management, sales, finance and compliance, attend CSIS® to enrich their knowledge beyond the industry buzzwords. The CSIS® course provides end-to-end coverage of the cybersecurity concepts, fundamentals, components, infrastructure, standards, disciplines, latest trends and best practices to support the integrity and security of the Application Ecosystem (AE)®.


Become CSIS® Certified


Who should take this course?


Cyber Security Professionals including but not limited: Security Analyst, Security Engineer, Security Architect, Security Administrator, Security Software Developer, Cryptographer, Cryptanalyst, Security Consultant. Furthermore this course is suitable for Application Developers, Finance Professionals, Data Center Designers/Engineers, Data Center Planners, Project Managers, Legal & Compliance Professionals, College Students & Graduates, Business Continuity Experts.


What you study?


The course will provide comprehensive coverage of the main Cybersecurity concepts, components, principles, standards, Cyber Security technology trends and advancements, the application of Cybersecurity practice to the security and integrity of the Application Ecosystem® and latest trends, enabling professionals to make the most appropriate Cyber Security choices for design, build and operation of a resilient enterprise or product that is secure by design.


Learning Outcomes


Learn the Cybersecurity language and buzzwords. Learn Cybersecurity principles. Understand Cybersecurity Threat Landscape. Review Cybersecurity standards and frameworks. Learn how to cybersecure the Application Ecosystem (AE).


CSIS® Syllabus


Day 1Cyber Security Infrastructe Specialist (CSIS) ®

Introduction And Overview
  • The outset of Cybersecurity
  • Governance
  • Risk Integration
  • Legislative Requirement
  • Security Requirement
  • Internal Threats
  • External Threats
  • Physical Security Threats
  • Cybercrime: Leading Business Risk Globally
  • Major Cyber Breaches
  • Cybersecurity Complexity
  • Infinity Paradigm
  • Definition of Cybersecurity
  • Cybersecurity Principles
Cybersecurity Principles
  • The Layers
  • The Four Principles
  • Principle 1 & its key Activities
  • Principle 2 & its key Activities
  • Principle 3 & its key Activities
  • Principle 4 & its key Activities
Cybersecurity Dimensions: Attack & Defense
  • Cybersecurity Attack
  • Security Threat to Networks
  • Two types of Attacks
  • Stages of an Attack
  • Cybersecurity Defense
  • Layered Security & Configuration of Perimeter
  • Firewall
  • Intrusion Detection & Penetration System
Cybersecurity Risk & Consequences
  • Consequences of Attack
  • Maturity
  • Culture Shift
  • Appetite
  • Advice
  • Putting a Price on Risk

Day 2Cyber Security Infrastructe Specialist (CSIS)®

Cybersecurity Trends
  • Understanding the threat landscape
  • Common Threat Agents and Vulnerabilities
  • Zero-Day Vulnerabilities
  • Attributes of Cyber Attack
  • Understanding the attributes of an Attack
  • Malware & Types of attack
  • Obfuscation and Mutations in Malware
Network Access Control & Wireless Network Security
  • An Overview of Network Access Control (NAC)
  • NAC Policies
  • The Network Access Control/Network Access Protection (NAC/NAP) Client/Agent
  • The Enforcement Points
  • Enforcement Point Action
  • Authentication and Authorization
  • NIST & Cybersecurity
  • ISO 27001 For Information Security
Weaknesses of Existing Cybersecurity Standards
  • Available standards
  • Weaknesses of existing standards
  • Why IDCA is critical to filling the gaps
Cybersecurity in Cloud
  • Types of Cloud Assets
  • Compute Assets
  • Storage Assets
  • Network Assets
  • Asset Management Pipeline
  • Procurement Leaks
  • Processing Leaks
  • Finding Leaks
  • Protecting data in the cloud
  • Tokenization
  • Encryption
Cybersecurity for IoT and Edge/or 5G Computing
  • IoT Security Challenges & Landscape
  • Why IoT Security devices are targeted
  • Edge Motivation
  • Edge Definition
  • Evolution of IT Computing Models
  • Advantages of Edge Computing
  • Edge Layered Stack
  • OWASP (Open Web Application Security Project) Top 10 Internet of Things

IDCA Course Modules

IDCA offers a wide range of educational professional training programs geared specifically to the Cyber Security: