CISM Certified Information Security Manager

Earn expertise in information security with Networkcerts CISM certified Information Security Manager Course and Lab.  This course offers quizzes, live-labs, test preps, and interactive lessons to provide detailed understanding with hand-on experience.  With this course, professionals will have broad knowledge of cyber security procedures, potential threats to networks, risk management, and so on.

Here’s what you will get

This certified course by ISACA is specifically for professional whom have technical experience in information security and who are looking to elevate their career towards success. By earning CISM certification, a candidate will excel in information security; demonstrate advance skills to design, and knowledge of implementing security measures. CISM can develop confidence and credibility to your interactions with colleagues, internal and external stakeholders, and regulators. This certification validates a team’s commitment to compliance, integrity, security, and also increases customer retention.


10+ Lessons |175+ Quizzes| 520+ Exercises | 555+ Flashcards | 455+ Glossary of terms


125+ Pre Assessment Questions |125+ Post Assessment Questions | 2+ Full Length Tests | 200+ Practice Test Questions

Hand on lab

20+ Live Lab | 20+ Video tutorials | 57+ Minutes


The Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) certification is a globally recognized certification for information security management. It is offered by ISACA (Information Systems Audit and Control Association) and is designed for professionals who manage, design, oversee, and assess an organization’s information security program. Here are some of the key benefits of obtaining the CISM certification:

Enhanced Career Opportunities: CISM is a well-respected certification in the field of information security and cybersecurity. Holding a CISM credential can open doors to a wide range of career opportunities, including roles such as information security manager, IT auditor, risk manager, and more.

Global Recognition: CISM is recognized and respected worldwide. This global recognition is valuable for professionals seeking opportunities in different countries or working for multinational organizations.

Demonstrated Expertise: CISM certification demonstrates your expertise in information security management. Employers and peers can be confident in your ability to effectively manage an organization’s information security program.

Increased Earning Potential: Certified professionals often command higher salaries compared to non-certified individuals. CISM certification can lead to increased earning potential in the information security field.

Alignment with Business Objectives: CISM focuses on aligning information security strategies with an organization’s business objectives. This strategic approach is essential for effectively managing risks and supporting business goals.

Risk Management Skills: CISM covers risk management principles and practices, helping professionals identify, assess, and mitigate information security risks effectively.

Cybersecurity Governance: The certification emphasizes governance and management of information security, including policies, processes, and procedures. This knowledge is valuable for ensuring compliance and managing security effectively.

Networking Opportunities: ISACA, the organization that offers CISM, has a vast professional network. As a CISM-certified professional, you can access networking events, conferences, and resources that can help you stay updated on industry trends and best practices.

Career Growth: CISM is often a prerequisite for higher-level roles in information security management, such as Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) or Director of Information Security. It can pave the way for career advancement.

Continuous Learning: To maintain the CISM certification, you must engage in ongoing professional education. This ensures that certified professionals stay current with the rapidly evolving field of information security.

Respect from Peers: Achieving CISM certification is a significant accomplishment and earns you the respect of your peers and colleagues in the cybersecurity and information security community.


Amazing and very informative Great teaching learning alot
Walter O.
it helps a lot, will give my final update after attending the exam

Here's what you will learn

Lessons 1: Introduction
  • The CISM Exam
  • CISM Exam Objectives
  • CISM Certification Exam Objective Map
Lessons 2: Today's Information Security Manager
  • Information Security Objectives
  • Role of the Information Security Manager
  • Information Security Risks
  • Building an Information Security Strategy
  • Implementing Security Controls
  • Data Protection
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
Lessons 3: Information Security Governance and Compliance
  • Governance
  • Understanding Policy Documents
  • Complying with Laws and Regulations
  • Adopting Standard Frameworks
  • Security Control Verification and Quality Control
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
Lessons 4: Information Risk Management
  • Analyzing Risk
  • Risk Treatment and Response
  • Risk Analysis
  • Disaster Recovery Planning
  • Privacy
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
Lessons 5: Cybersecurity  Threats
  • Exploring Cybersecurity  Threats
  • Threat Data and Intelligence
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
Lessons 6: Information Security Program Development and Management
  • Information Security Programs
  • Security Awareness and Training
  • Managing the Information Security Team
  • Managing the Security Budget
  • Integrating Security with Other Business Functions
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
Lessons 7: Security Assessment and Testing
  • Vulnerability Management
  • Security Vulnerabilities
  • Penetration  Testing
  • Training and Exercises
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
Lessons 8: Cybersecurity  Technology
  • Endpoint Security
  • Network Security
  • Cloud Computing Security
  • Cryptography
  • Code Security
  • Identity and Access Management
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
Lessons 9: Incident Response
  • Security Incidents
  • Phases of Incident Response
  • Building the Incident Response Plan
  • Creating an Incident Response Team
  • Coordination and Information Sharing
  • Classifying Incidents
  • Conducting Investigations
  • Plan Training, Testing, and Evaluation
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
Lessons 10: Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery
  • Planning for Business Continuity
  • Project Scope and Planning
  • Business Impact Analysis
  • Continuity Planning
  • Plan Approval and Implementation
  • The Nature of Disaster
  • System Resilience, High Availability, and Fault Tolerance
  • Recovery Strategy
  • Recovery Plan Development
  • Training, Awareness, and Documentation
  • Testing and Maintenance
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
Hands-on LAB Activities

Security Assessment and Testing

  • Using Nikto
  • Consulting a Vulnerability Database
  • Configuring a Nessus Scan
  • Performing Passive Reconnaissance
  • Performing Active Reconnaissance

Cybersecurity  Technology

  • Simulating the DDoS Attack
  • Enabling Intrusion Detection and Prevention
  • Creating a VPN Connection
  • Implementing Port Security
  • Creating a Virtual LAN
  • Creating a Demilitarized Zone
  • Using Windows Firewall
  • Observing an SHA-Generated Hash Value
  • Observing an MD5-Generated Hash Value
  • Examining Asymmetric Encryption
  • Performing Symmetric Encryption

Incident Response

  • Completing the Chain of Custody

Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery

  • Configuring RAID
  • Taking an Incremental Backup

Taking a Full Backup

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