PECB recently launched Lead Cloud Security Manager course and certification. This course is developed based on ISO 27017 and ISO 27018. ISO 27017 provides guidance to implement controls for cloud services and ISO 27018 provides guidance to implement controls to protect PII in public clouds acting as PII processors. This is well designed course which... Continue Reading →
I recently happened to download the Risk IT Framework, 2nd Edition from ISACA. During December 2019 the National Cyber Security Center of United Kingdom released the Cyber Security Body of Knowledge (CyBok 1.0). The CyBok has 19 knowledge areas which are grouped into five categories. This a very detailed body of knowledge that will be... Continue Reading →
Recently, one of my old student asked me to give some inputs on Data Request List (DRL) for IT General controls. I couldn't understand the meaning and informed him that I have not heard of such term in auditing body of knowledge. I also explained to him that the Data Request List (DRL) he wants... Continue Reading →
IT General controls (ITGC's) are applicable to any information systems infrastructure. These controls are primarily in the following areas: Access Management (assess to data and programs), Change Management (Changes to programs and data), Systems development (feasibility, design, Testing, installation, version control, Move to production) , IT Operations (Backup, Incident Management, Job monitoring, Batch processing, etc).... Continue Reading →
Personal Data Protection Act 2012 of Singapore is to govern the collection, use and disclosure of personal data by organizations. Any organization who wants to demonstrate that they comply with PDPA of Singapore can apply DPTM certification. DPTM certification is voluntary certification which will help organizations build trust with their stakeholders and gain competitive advantage.... Continue Reading →
I created a new course today, the course is about Management Consulting. Many consultants i worked over the past few years neither had the foundational knowledge of management systems consulting or ignored to apply the concepts of management consulting during the consulting projects, this has resulted in many challenges, and misunderstandings during the project. I... Continue Reading →
ITIL4 Digital and IT Strategy is one of the most unique course and perfect course for Senior Managers and Business Leaders, this course is the most appropriate for the digital economy and for leaders who oversee digital transformation journey. The course will also cover topics on how organizations need to make a shift in their... Continue Reading →
Just completed an ITIL4 Foundation class in Bangalore for a training organization in Bangalore.
Completed an PECB ISO 27001 Lead Implementer course in Hyderabad on June 30.
I delivered an ISO 27001 LA training to the SOC team of large IT Services organization in Mumbai last week. They were a group of highly experienced and enthusiastic learners, the class was very interactive and we had role plays and exercises through the course. Please contact me on +91 95054 52841 for ISO 27001... Continue Reading →