SANS MGT432: Information Security for Business Executives

Instructor: Charles (Chip) Greene

This is a one day version of Management 512: SANS Security Leadership Essentials Class. Designed for InfoSec Managers, Directors, and Senior Leaders (VPs, COO, CEO) looking to learn the fundamentals of information security at a 30,000 foot view.

Just a few of the main topics are as follows:

  • How to understand what the security folks are trying to tell you
  • The Four Phases of Security Tasks
  • Cryptography, Wireless and Software Security
  • Managing Vulnerability Situational Awareness
  • Awareness/Training and Privacy
  • Incident Response
  • Response BCP/DR/Crisis Management
  • Securing Virtualized Environments


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About The Instructor

After serving the country in the United States Navy for 8 years, Charles (Chip) Greene began his career in Information Technology. Over the next 18 years, Chip has held positions in Support, Design, Research and Development, Education, Disaster Recovery, and most recently in Information Security. As a Senior Information Security Analyst, Chip leads the Identity and Access Management Team at Virginia Commonwealth University Health Systems. Chip has received a Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems from Virginia Commonwealth University, and a Master’s Degree in Disaster Sciences from the University of Richmond. He currently holds a GIAC Security Leadership Certification and previously held the Cisco Certified Security Professional certification. Mr. Greene was also honored with an Outstanding Educational Performance Award from the University of Richmond upon graduation from his Masters program. Education and training are extremely important to ones career and Chip believes that it is important for everyone to take advantage of the opportunities presented to them.  Leading classes for SANS is an outstanding way for Information Technology Professionals to gather, learn and develop from other’s experiences and knowledge.


Title: SANS MGT432: Information Security for Business Executives

Instructor: Charles (Chip) Greene

Date: 5/30/2013

Cost: $600

Class Size: 15 seats are available total (cut off date is 5/13!)

Prerequisites: None.

Class Requirements: Nothing required.  Material will be provided.


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