Implementing NIST Cybersecurity Framework Using COBIT 5
The Cybersecurity Framework (CSF) was developed through an international partnership of small and large organisations, including owners and operators of the critical infrastructure, with leadership by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) of the USA.
ISACA participated in the CSF's development and helped embed key principles from the COBIT framework into the industry-led effort.
ISACA Developed Course: Implementing NIST Cybersecurity Framework Using COBIT 5.
As part of the knowledge, tools and guidance provided through our Cybersecurity Nexus (CSX)™ programme, ISACA has developed a guide and course: Implementing NIST Cybersecurity Framework Using COBIT 5.
This two-day course is focused on the Cybersecurity Framework (CSF), its goals, the implementation steps and the ability to apply this information.
The course and exam are for individuals who have a basic understanding of both COBIT 5 and security concepts, and who are involved in improving the cybersecurity programme for their organisations.
Implementing NIST Cybersecurity Framework Using COBIT 5 is a two-day course focused on:
- The Cybersecurity Framework (CSF)
- Its goals, implementation steps
- Profiles, self-assessment and
- The ability to apply this information to help manage cyberrisk and align with an organization's broader enterprise risk management program.
The US Cybersecurity Framework, developed by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), includes COBIT 5 as an informative reference.
At the conclusion of this course, attendees will:
- Understand the goals of the Cybersecurity Framework (CSF)
- Understand and discuss the content of the CSF and what it means to align to it
- Understand each of the seven CSF implementation steps
- Be able to apply and evaluate the implementation steps using COBIT5
The course and exam are for:
- Individuals who have a basic understanding of both COBIT 5 and security concepts, and
- Who are involved in improving the cybersecurity programme for outside organizations or their own organisation.
Implementing NIST Cybersecurity Framework Using COBIT 5 Exam
ISACA offers professionals who have mastered the content in the COBIT 5 Foundation Course an opportunity to demonstrate their knowledge by taking an exam and earning a certificate of completion.
These professionals understand the goals and content of the Cybersecurity Framework and how to implement the seven Cybersecurity Framework implementation steps using COBIT 5.
The exam consists of 75 multiple-choice questions and requires a score of 50% or higher to pass.
The following prerequisites apply:
- Completed Foundations certification
- Basic Knowledge of COBIT 5
- Basic knowledge of security concepts Candidate knowledge requirement
- A successful CSF exam candidate should understand the key principles and terminology within the Implementing the CSF guidance