CISM Certification: Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) is a management-focused information security certification meant to prove your expertise in managing, designing, overseeing and accessing enterprise information security. This course is developed by Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA). The certification demonstrates that you know how to manage IT security systems, including risk analysis and the best way to reduce security risks. 



To gain expertise as a CISM Certification, you need to have five-year work experience in Information Security. You should have a minimum 3 years of experience in information security management in at least three of the four domains mentioned below in the course curriculum. This experience must be gained within five years from the date of passing the exam or within 10 years before the application date.