PV017 Information Technology Security

Faculty of Informatics
Autumn 2020
Extent and Intensity
2/0/0. 2 credit(s) (plus extra credits for completion). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
doc. Ing. Jan Staudek, CSc. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
doc. Ing. Jan Staudek, CSc.
Department of Computer Systems and Communications - Faculty of Informatics
Contact Person: doc. Ing. Jan Staudek, CSc.
Supplier department: Department of Computer Systems and Communications - Faculty of Informatics
PV080 course should be passed before this course.
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
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Course objectives
At the end of the course students should be able
evolve information security policy,
elaborate risk analysis,
assess adjusted level of information security guaranty,
justify measurements and controls options and
explain information security issues on the level of management of institution
Learning outcomes
Students completing this course will be able to fulfill the role of manager of information security
  • Concepts, definitions
  • Anatomy of information security
  • Standardization process
  • Information security management in an organization
  • Steering response to security incidents
  • Risk management
  • Information security policy
  • Information security management system, ISMS, ISMS project
  • Measurement and digital evidence
  • Audit and evaluation of information security
    recommended literature
  • CALDER, Alan and Steve WATKINS. IT governance : a manager's guide to data security and ISO 27001 / ISO 27002. 4th ed. Philadelphia: Kogan Page, 2008. x, 372. ISBN 9780749452711. info
Teaching methods
Assessment methods
Written exam
Language of instruction
Follow-Up Courses
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
The course is taught annually.
Note related to how often the course is taught: PS 2008 - samostudium, konzultace.
Listed among pre-requisites of other courses
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2002, Autumn 2003, Autumn 2004, Autumn 2005, Autumn 2006, Autumn 2007, Autumn 2008, Autumn 2009, Autumn 2010, Autumn 2011, Autumn 2012, Autumn 2013, Autumn 2014, Autumn 2015, Autumn 2016, Autumn 2017, Autumn 2018, Autumn 2019.
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