Cybersecurity, Privacy, and Regulations

Level: Beginner         

Cost: $1,000

Length: three weeks of online work, two full days of classroom instruction         

Instructor: Chris Deluzio

What role does government play in overseeing how private actors protect consumer privacy and maintain necessary information security? What do you do if your organization falls victim to a data breach? What legal consequences could your organization face if one occurs?

Cybersecurity, Privacy, and Regulations answers these questions and more, looking at real-world data breaches and their consequences as well as privacy and information security oversight from federal regulators. Examine the types of legal and regulatory issues technical professionals should know how to confront.

Skills You’ll Learn

  • Develop a basic understanding of government oversight of the handling of sensitive personal information
  • Learn about the legal issues pertaining to information security
  • Recognize government agencies that play a vital part in overseeing cybersecurity and data protection
  • Know the necessary steps to be taken in the event of a data breach and the likely liabilities associated with such a breach