Certified Information Systems Security Officer C)ISSO


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What is the Certified Information Systems Security Officer (CISSO)?

Information and data security have become a hot topic due to multiple high-profile hacks and the GDPR data law update, which has influenced businesses around the world into securing their systems and employing information security experts or face the consequences. The demand was already huge, but thanks to GDPR, it has grown bigger.

The risk-based approach taught in the CISSO course will help you to implement and maintain information security controls that are aligned with business needs and industry standards. The CISSO qualification covers the ISC2 Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) exam objectives and builds on that platform to give you a thorough understanding of information security practices and take your career to the next level.

Available delivery methods for this course




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Key features of the course

  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Exam: Included
  • Tutor Support Available
  • Mock Exams Included
  • Course Access: 12 months
  • Practice Labs Included
Certified Information Systems Security Officer C)ISSO
£663 ex. VAT

Being in information systems security is a role that holds a lot of responsibility, but with the right training and knowledge, it reaps huge rewards. The Mile2 CISSO course will teach you in-depth theory of how you can implement core security concepts, practices, monitoring and compliance across the information security management spectrum.

We offer monthly finance with 0% interest – view options on the checkout page. All prices inclusive of VAT

Who is the Certified Information Systems Security Officer for?

Whether you’re responsible for managing a Cyber Security or IT team, or you’re a Security Officer who is looking to implement better information security practices into your organisation, the CISSO course is an ideal way to build knowledge and expertise.


  • One-year experience in at least two of the 19 modules, or
  • One year in information security management

How will the Certified Information Systems Security Officer qualification advance my career?

The Certified Information Systems Security Officer (CISSO) qualification has been built by industry experts to bring through the next generation of information systems security professionals and you could join this exciting time for a continuously growing profession and industry.

The course will help to develop the career of any Risk or Systems Manager, so if you fall under either of these categories then this qualification will prove helpful. The average salary for information systems security professionals, and other related job roles, currently stands at £55,000* and over.

Source: payscale

Why study the Certified Information Systems Security Officer with e-Careers?

  • Interactive course materials that you can work through at your own pace
  • Four weeks access to live labs
  • Instant live chat tutor support
  • A free exam re-take
  • Customer support, Monday to Friday
  • An e-Book that you can study offline
  • Exam preparation including an exam simulator to signify where your strengths and weaknesses are

Certified Information Systems Security Officer (CISSO) modules

  • Risk Management
  • Security Management
  • Identification and Authentication
  • Access Control
  • Security Models and Evaluation Criteria
  • Operations Security
  • Vulnerability Assessments
  • Symmetric Cryptography and Hashing
  • Network Connections
  • Network Protocols and Devices
  • Telephony, VPNs, and Wireless
  • Security Architecture and Attacks
  • Software Development Security
  • Database Security and System Development
  • Malware and Software Attacks
  • Business Continuity
  • Disaster Recovery
  • Incident Management, Law, and Ethics
  • Physical Security

Exam Information

  • Exams are immediately loaded in your mile2® user account immediately after purchase
  • Once you have passed your exam, you will immediately receive an electronic certificate
  • All mile2® exams are taken online and can be taken anywhere and anytime
  • All exams are 2 hours long, have 100 questions, with a passing score of 70%
  • There are NO prerequisites for attempting any mile2® exam

Course Outline

  • Module 1 - Risk Management
  • Module 2 – Security Management
  • Module 3 - Identification and Authentication
  • Module 4 - Access Control
  • Module 5 - Security Models and Evaluation Criteria
  • Module 6 - Operations Security
  • Module 7 - Vulnerability Assessments
  • Module 8 - Symmetric Cryptography and Hashing
  • Module 9 - Network Connections
  • Module 10 - Network Protocols and Devices
  • Module 11 - Telephony, VPNs, and Wireless
  • Module 12 - Security Architecture and Attacks
  • Module 13 - Software Development Security
  • Module 14 - Database Security and System Development
  • Module 15 - Malware and Software Attacks
  • Module 16 - Business Continuity
  • Module 17- Disaster Recovery
  • Module 18 - Incident Management, Law, and Ethics
  • Module 19 - Physical Security

If you are funding your own course, we can provide a multitude of flexible payment plans and pricing options, just some of which are listed below:

  •          Pay for the course in full via bank transfer, debit or credit card or PayPal;
  •          Pay in 2 or 3 instalments at no additional cost;
  •          Pay in 6, 10 or 12-month instalments;
  •          Finance options

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We offer a range of interest free and interest-bearing finance* options to help you spread the cost of your purchase over 12, 24, 36 or 48 months.

You will be only considered for finance if you meet certain eligibility criteria as set out by Deko**.

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