Security Intelligence is a fairly new discipline for organizations of all sizes that has evolved from traditional log management and security information and event management solutions. This course focuses on the current IT and security landscape as well as the business and IT drivers behind a holistic IT security approach, which is a prerequisite to successfully thwart malicious attacks and the misuse of valuable enterprise assets.
This course is designed for academic faculty and their students to gain an overview of today’s IT security challenges and how to utilize a properly designed Security Intelligence solution at its center to protect the valuable assets of an organization.
Before taking this course, the students require a thorough understanding of basic security fundamentals as introduced in the Security Foundation Course material that is available through the Cyber Security Specialist portal:http://www.ibm.biz/meauniversity.
Unit 1: The status quo of IT security
Unit 2: Security Intelligence and Operations
Unit 3: Designing a Security Intelligence solution
Unit 4: Security Intelligence functional components