Governance, Risk Management, and Compliance

Cybersecurity    |    Beginner
  • 13 videos | 1h 14m 21s
  • Includes Assessment
  • Earns a Badge
In this course, you'll explore governance, risk management, and compliance - commonly known as GRC. You'll examine why it matters, what it is, and its increasing importance. You'll learn about who needs it and the role it plays for various parties. Next, you'll examine industry compliance, external authorities, non-compliance consequences, and reporting. You'll also learn about industry standards like PCI, laws and regulations, and compliance and company policy. Finally, you'll complete this course by learning about privacy compliance, including private data, how data architectures address privacy information, the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health act, the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act, the General Data Protection Regulation, and privacy best practices.


  • Recognize the key concepts covered in this course
    Describe governance, risk management, and compliance, along with policy, mitigation, and regulation
    Recognize why grc is becoming increasingly important
    Recognize the role grc plays for various parties, including users, executives, it, and legal
    Describe industry compliance, external authorities, non-compliance consequences, and reporting
    Describe industry standards like pci, laws and regulations, and compliance and company policy
    Recognize the importance of privacy and risks associated with failing to protect privacy
  • Describe private data, including personally identifiable information (pii) and private health information (phi)
    Recognize how data architectures address privacy information
    Describe the health insurance portability and accountability act (hipaa) and the parts it consists of
    Describe the health information technology for economic and clinical health (hitech) act
    Describe the gramm-leach-bliley act (glba) and the rules it applies to consumer data, as well as characteristics of the general data protection regulation (gdpr)
    Recognize privacy best practices



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