Overview of Cyber Security Awareness For Managers in Dubai

As a manager, managing employee cyber risk is crucial to steer clear of the data breach and to demonstrate regulatory compliance. This comprehensive program includes solid foundational components for an organization’s overall information security awareness program. It improves the understanding of key people in the organization about information security risks, sound information protection practices, and how their actions and behaviours can impact information security in their organization.

Human error plays a key part in 95% of cybersecurity breaches. One core component of Human Risk Management is cyber security awareness training that educates managers on the best practices to stay security-savvy. This exceptional course uses a stimulating and creative approach that engages and challenges the learner. Interactive learning activities and realistic scenarios are presented that maintain interest and add relevance for learners from different departments and key responsibilities within the organization.

Why Get Certified in Cyber Security Awareness as a Manager?

Human error plays a key part in 95% of cybersecurity breaches. One core component of Human Risk Management is cyber security awareness training that educates managers on the best practices to stay security-savvy. Getting certified for having participated in the Cyber Security Awareness program is proof that you have gained basic knowledge about cyber security and you have a sense of awareness in protecting the organization from data breaches and the latest cyber threats.

Professional Outcomes & Benefits of Giving Cyber Security Awareness To Managers

  • Promotes Security culture

    Cyber Security Awareness training promotes security culture across the organization and it can slowly reach the entire society. 

  • Gain awareness of different types of security threats

    From different types of malware to email phishing you will get awareness about these through the cyber security awareness training. 

  • Helps you in practicing cyber hygiene

    Cyber security awareness training helps you practice cyber hygiene in your day-to-day activities. Cyber hygiene is the practice of safe handling of online data. 

  • Boost your confidence

    Having cyber security awareness boosts your overall confidence in carrying out online activities.

  • Spread the knowledge to others

     If you have basic cyber security awareness you can spread your knowledge to others in society. 

  • Enhances the productivity of the organization

     Having a manager with cyber security awareness will automatically enhance the productivity of the organization.

Job Opportunities and Career Prospects in Cyber Security Awareness For Managers

By joining the cyber security awareness classes it will benefit you in the following role

  •  Trainer in Cyber Security
  •  Finance Manager 
  •  Cyber security awareness program coordinator  
  •  IT Security trainer 
  •   IT Manager
  •   CEO
  •   Managing Director 

Industries looking for professionals with Cyber Security Awareness


Oil Industry

Banking & Finance

IT industry

Law Firms & Government Agencies

Investigating Agencies

Defense & Military 

Prerequisites For Joining Cyber Security Awareness For General Users Training In Dubai

  • Anyone in a managerial position in the organization can join this course 

Cyber Security Awareness For Managers Syllabus

  • Module 1: Introduction to Information Security
  • Essential Terms
  • Asset
  • Threat
  • Risk
  • Vulnerability
  • Zero Day – Vulnerability / Attack
  • What is Information Security?
    Business Need for Information Security
  • Challenges in Building Information Security Practise
  • CIA Triad
  • Case study of recent hacks
  • Module 2: Phases of Hacking
  • Reconnaissance
  • Passive Reconnaissance – AV Media / Social Media / Print
  • Active Reconnaissance
  • Social Engineering
  • What is Social Engineering
  • Social Engineering Techniques
  • Phishing
  • Whaling
  • Dumpster Diving
  • Shoulder Surfing
  • Tailgating / Piggy-backing
  • Disgruntled Employees
  • Identity Theft
  • Unauthorized Access
  • Shadow IT
  • Credential harvesting / Password guessing
  • Preventive measures
  • Module 3: Malware, Ransomware & Key-loggers
  • What are malwares
  • Types of malwares
  • Virus
  • Worms
  • Trojans
  • Rootkits
  • Adware
  • Spyware
  • Ransomware
  • Key-loggers
  • Advance Persistent Threats
  • Preventive Measures
  • Patch management
  • AV updates
  • Back-up
  • Module 4: Risk Management
  • What is Risk – Definition
  • Consequences of Failing to Manage Risk
  • Data / Asset Classification
  • Risk Assessment Methodology
  • Risk Mitigation / Treatment
  • Residual Risks
  • Risk Controls
  • Incident Handling Process
  • Objectives of Incident Response
  • Incident Handling Process
  • Knowledge of events & incidents
  • Types of incidents
  • Roles & responsibilities
  • Defined Contact List
  • Breach Response Strategy
  • Case Study
  • Module 5: Governance, Risk & Compliance
  • Incident response & Business Continuity Management (BCM)
  • Objectives of BCM
  • Need for Contingency Planning
  • BCM V/s DR
  • Overview of ISO 22301
  • BCM Cycle
  • Compliance to Corp ISMS
  • Overview of ISO 27001 Clauses & Controls
  • Compliance with GDPR
  • What is Data Protection
  • Difference between PII & Personal Data
  • GDPR Awareness
  • Module 6: Best IT Security Practices
  • Password Guidelines
  • Internet usage
  • Email usage
  • Email etiquettes
  • Identifying phishing emails
  • Dealing with offensive emails
  • 2-Factor / Multi-factor authentication
  • Mobile device security threats &  prevention
  • Portable device/media security threats & prevention
  • Clear desk
  • Handling / Disposal of sensitive data (print/digital)
  • Data classification &  labeling
  • Storage – encryption/hashing
  • Disposal
  • Physical Security
  • Access controls
  • Visitor management

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Cyber Security Awareness For Managers Training Options

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Live Virtual Training

  • 35 Contact Hours
  • Authorized Instructor-led Classes
  • Weekend/Weekday Classes
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  • Instructor-led Classes
  • Case Study Presentation
  • Lecture-Based Presentation
  • Video and Audio Inserts
  • Simulated Exams and Exam Practice
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Customized Corporate Training

  • Customized learning (digital/ instructor-led)
  • Flexible pricing options
  • Enterprise-grade Learning Management System (LMS)
  • Enterprise dashboards for individuals and teams
  • Learners assistance and after support
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Why Choose the Edoxi for Cyber Security Awareness For Managers Training in Dubai

Cyber Security Awareness For Managers is an excellent opportunity for IT professionals as well as Non-IT Professionals in Managerial positions to know about cyber security and to stay aware of the latest cyber threats. This simple program covers every aspect of Cyber Security in a nutshell and presents it to you in an understandable manner.

Course Advisor

Satendra K

Chief Technology Officer & Cyber Security Expert Trainer

Satendra K is the Chief Technology Officer at Edoxi Training Institute. A cyber security program leader with more than ten years of experience, he possesses a deep level understanding of state-of-the-art security technologies. His polished communication skills play an influential role in his career as a trainer. As a core member of our cyber security courses team, he oversees the development of cutting-edge curriculum and novel modes of course delivery.

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What will I get to learn from Edoxi’s Cyber Security Awareness for Managers in Dubai?

  • Introduction to Information Security
  • Phases of Hacking
  • Malware & Ransomewares 
  • Best IT Security Practices
  • Governance, Risk & Compliance
  •  Incident handling & Risk Management

What are the benefits of joining Edoxi’s Cyber Security Awareness for Managers in Dubai?

  • Promotes Security culture 
  • Gain awareness of different types of security threats
  • Helps you in practicing cyber hygiene 
  • Boost your confidence
  • Spread the knowledge to others 
  • Enhance the productivity of the organization

What is the duration of Edoxi’s Cyber Security Awareness for Managers in Dubai?

The duration of this course is 3 days.