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Developing a Comprehensive Security Strategy & Roadmap for your Organization to Protect Against Information Breaches

security summit

The growing number of information security threats combined with the increasing complexity of threats (such as the recently Wannacrypt ransomware) have finally caught the attention of organization leaders. Information security is not only the responsibility of the IT department but requires the oversight & participation of top management, and a proactive participation of users.

All organisations are vulnerable to data breach and ransomware; the question is when? According to IBM and Ponemon Institute report the average cost/loss per compromised record is 1548 Rands and the average total cost for 19 South African companies that participated in their study was 28.6 million Rands in 2016 They found out the biggest consequences of a data breach to an organisation is lost business. It translates to financial and reputation risk; consequently, affects the competitive advantage of an organisation.

This course will assist delegates on how to protect their organizations information by building and implementing a comprehensive security strategy and roadmap. The course is aligned to ISO 27001, Protection of Personal Information (POPI) act and General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Learning Outcomes:

Key benefits of attending this interactive course include:

  • Understand the value of good security practices
  • Understand the capabilities and performance of your organization’s current security practices
  • Understand your security obligations, scope, boundaries, and responsibilities
  • Establish a security target state based on your organizational context
  • Develop a strategy and roadmap to help you achieve your security target state
  • Implement your security strategy and roadmap by providing best practices and templates
  • Introduce to some frameworks that align to POPI & GDPR

Who Should Attend?

  • Security leaders or IT leaders who are tasked with developing a security strategy
  • Information security analysis
  • IT Managers
  • CISO/CSOs who would like to improve their security strategy and ensure that it is comprehensive enough for today’s threat landscape
  • CEOs and other business leaders who want to understand which elements should be involved in a good security strategy

Event Properties

Event Date 24-05-2018
Event End Date 25-05-2018
Capacity 35
Registered 0
Available place 35
Individual Price R12,999.00
Focus Rooms
0C Leeuwkop Rd, Sunninghill, Sandton, 2157, South Africa
Focus Rooms

Group Rate

#Registrants Rate/Person(R)
3 10,399.00
R12,999.00 35

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