GSDC's Cybersecurity Foundation Certification is designed with the vast knowledge of the global perspective of challenges that one faces while mapping a secure system while covering the major cyber roles needed to provide a solid system. With all the hacking and data manipulation, cybersecurity has become a need of the hour now. By going through this certification, you will learn about threat trends that are most alarming across the internet currently as well as their impact on cybersecurity. Cybersecurity Foundation Certification empowers you to review standard cybersecurity terminology and compliance requirements, examine sample exploits, and to gain practical experience of security controls.
In addition to technical cybersecurity components, this certification includes the nontechnical aspects of cybersecurity that are necessary to reduce risk like risk management, threat determination, disaster recovery, security policy management, and business continuity planning. In a nutshell, by taking up this certification you'll be armed to reduce any potential cyber risk.
The objective of the Cybersecurity Foundation includes a deep understanding of:
Executives and managers who want to implement a security solution at the organizational level
IT professionals who want to know about cybersecurity fundamentals, threats, mitigating controls, and organizational responsibilities
Anyone who is looking forward to starting a career in cybersecurity.
Few benefits of getting a cybersecurity certification are:
Increasing demand for certified professionals in this field.
Flexibility in career choices.
Higher salary package.
Helps you to stay updated about the latest cybersecurity tools and trends.
Easy recognition of the designation anywhere across the world
There are no prerequisites for this certification. But the participants must belong to an IT background.
Ensure that you have filled up the basic details.
This exam consists of 40 multiple-choice questions.
Candidates need to score a minimum of 65% of the total marks (i.e. 26 out of 40) to pass this examination.
The total duration of this examination is 90 minutes.
Candidate should Tick against only one correct answer in Multiple Choice Questions.
There is no negative marking system applicable to this examination.
In case the participant does not score passing % then they will be granted a 2nd attempt at no additional cost. Re-examination can be taken up to 30 days from the date of the 1st exam attempt.
1. Introduction to Cyber Security Management
2. Introduction to Information Risk Management
3. Introduction to Business Continuity Management
4.Cyber Security Architecture
5. Soft Skills and Incident Management
6. Law & Compliance
The Global Skill Development Council (GSDC) is an independent, vendor-neutral, international credentialing and certification organization for the emerging technologies: