Announcements

ISACA Silicon Valley  Cybersecurity  Fundamentals  Class

ISACA-SV is offering a Cybersecurity Fundamentals class this Spring open to everyone wanting to learn a little about Cybersecurity.  No prior knowledge is needed.  Some concepts will be challenging to a student without any prior background.  First, we’ll start with the principles of data and technology that frame and define cybersecurity. You will gain insight into the importance of cybersecurity and the role of cybersecurity professionals. We will explore cybersecurity principles, security architecture, risk management, attacks, incidents and emerging IT and IS technologies.

At the end of the course, you will be able to:

  • Explain the core information assurance (IA) principles
  • Identify the key components of cybersecurity network architecture
  • Apply cybersecurity architecture principles
  • Describe risk management processes and practices
  • Distinguish system and application security threats and vulnerabilities
  • Describe different classes of attacks
  • Describe current attacks and methods to protect your computer, your smartphone and your home from cyber attacks

This class covers the material needed to pass the ISACA Cybersecurity Fundamentals Certification exam.

The class will be held May 16 and 17 (Saturday and Sunday) from 8:10 am to 5:00 pm

Meal selection: (www.specialtys.com) (pick one for each day)

  • Sandwich: Roasted Turkey
  • Sandwich: Napa Waldorf Chicken Salad
  • Sandwich: Mediterranean
  • Sandwich: Vegetarian
  • Salad: Dawn’s Vegan

Mid-morning and mid-afternoon snacks will be offered

Preparation before class:  none required.  Feel free to bring your laptop and smartphone

Location:  Xilinx

2100 Logic Way, Building 4 (first building on your left),  San Jose, Ca

Cost:

  • ISACA member $70
  • Students $50
  • Non-ISACA member $100

Additional cost:   Printed handout $30


ISACA Silicon Valley

Is offering Exam Review classes this Spring for CISA, CISM, CRISC and CGEIT certifications

CISA, CISM and CRISC Classes will be held May 2 and 3 (Saturday and Sunday) from 8:10 am to 5:00 pm

CGEIT Classes will be held May 2, 3 (Saturday and Sunday) and May 16 from 8:10 am to 5:00 pm

Classes will include a review of all material and a practice exam

Meal selection: (www.specialtys.com) (pick one for each day)

  • Sandwich: Roasted Turkey
  • Sandwich: Napa Waldorf Chicken Salad
  • Sandwich: Mediterranean
  • Sandwich: Vegetarian
  • Salad: Dawn’s Vegan

Mid-morning and mid-afternoon snacks will be offered

Preparation before class:  These classes WILL NOT teach you the material, but are intended to be a review of the information you already know, as well as to build your test-taking skills in preparation for the ISACA exam.  You should acquire and read (before class) the ISACA Review Guide (see http://www.isaca.org/resources)  for your specific exam.

Location:  Xilinx

2100 Logic Way, Building 4 (first building on your left)

San Jose, Ca

Cost:

  • ISACA member $75
  • Students $50
  • Non-ISACA member $100

Additional cost:  Printed handout $30

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