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Governance and Compliance - Insider Threats

Master Insider Threat Defense with Our Micro-Credential in Governance and Compliance

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Become an Expert in Insider Threat Defense

The Micro-Credential on Cybersecurity Governance risk and Compliance – Insider Threats offers a 4-week immersive experience, delving deep into insider threat defense, roles, responsibilities, and regulations. This cybersecurity microcredential program prepares professionals for the demanding responsibilities of security practitioners, encompassing tasks like authentication, security testing, intrusion detection and prevention, incident response and recovery, and understanding various attacks and countermeasures. This course not only explores the core concepts and practical aspects of information security but also provides hands-on experience with a range of tools for intelligence gathering and footprinting. Real-world examples are used to illustrate these information security principles and concepts. The cybersecurity course offers an extensive and up-to-date global knowledge base, equipping students with the essential information, security expertise, and skills required to excel in IT operational roles. It focuses on mitigating security threats, fostering an understanding of cybersecurity governance and compliance, and ensuring success in the ever-evolving field of cybersecurity.


Course Overview:

Upon completion of this credential, learners will be able to:

  • Explain different threat actors, vectors, and intelligence sources
  • Compare and contrast various types of controls
  • Summarize the techniques used in security assessments
  • Explain the techniques used in penetration testing
  • Explain risk management processes and concepts
  • Administer cybersecurity resilience
  • Apply the policies and procedures regarding security controls
  • Describe the standards and regulations regarding data
  • Compare and contrast governance, risk, and compliance reports
  • Explain the importance of scoping and organizational/customer requirements


Cybersecurity is a fast-growing information technology segment. There is a wide range of Cybersecurity jobs in Governance and Compliance such as:

  • Chief Compliance Officer (CCO)
  • Compliance Analyst
  • Risk and Compliance Manager
  • Regulatory Compliance Specialist
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