Cyber crime threats affect nearly every company and organization. As a result, information systems security professionals are in high demand. This information systems security specialization will help you develop the skills you need to design an organization's security systems procedures and protocols, as well as ensure that operational security is compliant with standards, policies, and laws. With this high-demand skill set, you'll be prepared for growing cyber security careers such as information systems auditor, information security analyst, information systems security officer, information technology strategic planner, and disaster recovery analyst. This course focuses on preparing for, reacting to, and recovering from events that threaten the security of information and information resources, or that threaten to disrupt critical business functions. Similar to information security analysts, students will examine various levels of threats to an organization's information assets and critical business functions, as well as develop policies, procedures, and plans to address them.