EC-Council’s Certified Chief Information Security Officer (C|CISO) Programme has certified leading information security professionals around the world. EC-Council’s Certified Chief Information Security Officer (C|CISO) Programme has certified leading information security professionals around the world. An executive level IT security course, C|CISO is designed for senior directors and managers responsible for IT security. C|CISO provides a comprehensive executive level programme in IT Security from governance to policy setting, legal, procurement and ﬁnance. C|CISO provides the certiﬁcation required to demonstrate competency in executive-level IT security management and is certiﬁed by EC Council.
A core group of high-level information security executives, the C|CISO Advisory Board, contributed by forming the foundation of the programme and outlining the content that would be covered by the exam, body of knowledge, and training. Some members of the Board contributed as authors, others as exam writers, others as quality assurance checks, and still others as trainers. Each segment of the programme was developed with the aspiring CISO in mind and looks to transfer the knowledge of seasoned professionals to the next generation in the areas that are most critical in the development and maintenance of a successful information security programme.