CHAPTER 4

Information Security Program Development and Management

This domain includes questions from the following topics:

• Benefits and outcomes from an information risk management perspective

• Risk assessment and risk management frameworks

• Developing a risk management strategy

• The risk management lifecycle process

• Integrating risk management into an organization’s practices and culture

• The components of a risk assessment: asset value, vulnerabilities, threats, and probability and impact of occurrence

• Risk treatment options: mitigate, accept, transfer, avoid

• The risk register

• Monitoring and reporting risk

The topics in this chapter represent 27 percent of the Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) examination. This ...

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