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Chief Information Security Officer

Careers in information security

Rob Newby (author), Adrian Davis (author)

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ISBN: 9781780173795
Format: Paperback
Dimensions: 129 x 198
Number of pages: 140
Publication date: 21 MAY 2019
Publisher: BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT

Chief information security officers (CISOs) are responsible for aligning security initiatives with enterprise strategy, programmes and business objectives, and are vital in organisational asset and data protection, risk management and business continuity processes. This practical book details the role of CISO in organisations, including responsibilities, required and desirable skills, industry standards and frameworks relevant to the role, career progression opportunities and case studies. The checklists and pragmatic tips in every chapter will help you get to grips with the role and prepare you for success.
Rob Newby is CISO Engagement Lead for Aviva, International Assurance Assessor for APMG International, and owner of Calix Consulting. Adrian Davis is formerly Managing Director for EMEA region at (ISC)2, co-editor for ISO/IEC 27036 part 4 and a contributor to the Analogies Project.

  • Introduction
  • Why Does The Chief Information Security Officer Role Exist?
  • The Chief Information Security Officer
  • Tools, Methods and Techniques
  • Career Progression and Related Roles
  • A Day In The Life of a Chief Information Security Officer 

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