CompTIA Security+ SY0-501: Business Impact Analysis and Risk Management

CompTIA Security+ SY0-501: Business Impact Analysis and Risk Management

Updated Oct 17, 2019

Course Overview

Knowing where to focus your security efforts is critical. In this course, you will be introduced to the value of BIA and Risk Management for your organization. This course will help prepare you for the SY0-501 Security+ exam.

Target Audience

IT security professionals with a minimum of two years' experience in IT administration with a focus on security; users with basic day-to-day technical information security experience; those interested in gaining a broader and deeper knowledge of security concerns and implementation; and learners preparing for the Security+ SY0-501 exam

Learning Objectives

  • describe the purpose of a BCP
  • identify the general steps in a BIA
  • define concepts related to recovery time such as MTD, RTO, and RPO
  • define Mean Time Between Failure (MTBF) and Mean Time to Repair (MTR)
  • describe privacy impact assessment and privacy threshold assessment
  • define risk management
  • describe risk assessment
  • identify risks to an organization
  • specify how to and who should be testing for risks
  • define risk analysis
  • describe qualitative risk analysis
  • describe quantitative risk analysis
  • define methods that can be used to respond to risk
  • define procedures for implementing change
  • recall business impact assessment and risk management concepts