Business Processes, Operational Strategies & Best Practices for responding to a Data Breach
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This course will enable you to prepare a defined and managed approach when responding to a data breach or cyber-attack of an information asset. The content is intended for senior management and business executives who wish to gain a better understanding of incident response or who are responsible for helping their organisations plan and prepare for potential cyber threats and effectively deal with actual cyber-attacks. This is not a technical course, therefore, there are no prerequisites.
This cybersecurity training course provides senior management and incident response teams with the vital processes, knowledge and skills to lead and manage a cyber crisis. The course is designed for senior management involved in responding to a cyber or data breach across an organisation, including staff involved in:
(ISC)2 members can claim 8 CPE points for attending this course.
This training is available as a one-day public course or a two-day internal workshop.
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GCT is part of the UK Government’s initiative to address the shortage of skilled cybersecurity professionals. GCHQ helps protect the Government’s communications and electronic data – it is one of the three UK Intelligence and Security Agencies alongside MI5 and the Secret Intelligence Service (MI6).
With so many cybersecurity training courses available, GCT certification enables organisations to distinguish between reputable courses and ones that have not been validated using a Government-endorsed assessment process.
The GCT scheme is underpinned by the industry-respected IISP framework, assessing the quality of the course materials, and the trainer's delivery of the course against GCHQ’s exacting standards. Attendees can, therefore, be confident that they’re embarking on a training course that has been recognised for excellence by a UK Government-developed cybersecurity scheme.
- Introduction to threat actors, intent and attributes.
- Threat actors in detail.
- The TAL or threat actor library and its purpose.
- Building the Threat Actor Profile.
- What is incident orchestration?
- Using incident orchestration to significantly reduce time to respond to data breaches.
- How to semi-automate and fully automate incident management.
- Using incident orchestration to empower and up-skill existing staff.
- Incident orchestration as a Force Multiplier.
- Using orchestration to increase compliance
- Understanding the basic principles of public relations
- Communications - An interactive exercise
- Case Study - Review of a recent cyber-attack
- Crisis Comms Plans Management
- Social Media and PR key steps
Amar Singh has a long history and experience in data privacy and information security. Amar has served as CISO for various companies, including News International (now News UK), SABMiller, Gala Coral, Euromoney and Elsevier. Amongst various other activities, Amar is a Global Chief Information Security Officer and Trusted Advisor to a number of organisations including a FTSE100 firm, and is chair of the ISACA UK Security Advisory Group. He also founded the not-for-profit cybersecurity service for charities, Give01Day.
Amar has the highest integrity and is trusted by FTSE100 companies with some of the most sensitive commercial information. He has been involved with highly sensitive forensic investigations.
He has the ability to deal with both technically astute, board-level executives and lead an organisation's information security direction. Apart from his experience and abilities, Amar holds a number of industry-recognised certifications, such as ISO 27001 Certified ISMS Lead Implementer, MoR, CRISC and CISSP certification.
Amar is an industry-acknowledged expert and public speaker and is regularly invited to speak and share his insights by some of the largest and most respected organisations in the world including The BBC, The Economist’s Intelligence Unit, The Financial Times, SC Magazine, InfoSec Magazine, Computer Weekly, The Register and the AlJazeera English Channel.
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