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Overview

Your organisatiton relies on suppliers to provide a range of services, from IT to payment systems, which are susceptible to cyber-attacks.

A cyber-attack within a supply chain can lead to exposure of commercially sensitive information, loss of money and trust in your organisation

Our Enhance Your Supply Chain Cyber Security course provides you with the latest strategies and tools you need to protect and secure your organisation’s supply chain. Attend this course to identify and reduce security trends, gain a better understanding of your supply chain and manage the risks to your organisation.

Leave the day with a clear action plan to improve your supply chain security.

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John Hall
Information Security Consultant

John Hall is an independent Information Security Consultant offering pragmatic advice and assistance based on over 30 years of experience in IT generally and information and cybersecurity specifically. He has worked with organisations in the private, public and third sectors, ranging in size from micro-businesses to global corporations. He spent several years with IBM, where his clients included many household names.

John is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP). He was also an accredited adviser to the public sector under the UK Government CLAS scheme.

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Learning Outcomes

  • Explore the latest trends in supply chain cyber security including the ways in which attackers have exploited vulnerabilities
  • Learn how to manage the risks to your organisation from the supply chain
  • Understand your relationship with suppliers in terms of both requirements and responsibilities
  • Develop a strategy to achieve effective control and oversight of your supply chain
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Agenda

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09:25 - 09:30

Registration

09:30 - 10:00

Trainer’s Welcome and Clarification of Learning Objectives

10:00 - 10:45

Understand and Reduce Risk within Your Supply Chain

  • Assess your supplier’s security arrangements
  • Analyse the risks associated within your supply chain
  • Identify and overcome “weak spots” within your supply chain
10:45 - 11:00

Break

11:00 - 12:00

Enhance Your Supply Chain Cyber Security Resilience

  • Improve the security of your procurement procedures and processes
  • Enforce better compliance with security arrangements
  • Develop more effective procedures for tackling and reducing the impact of security incidents
12:00 - 13:00

Case Study: Selecting an Advising on the Selection of an Application Hosting Supplier

  • Gain best practice from a relevant case study on advising on the selection of an application hosting supplier
13:00 - 14:00

Lunch

14:00 - 16:00

Develop Strategies to Improve the Security of Your Supply Chain

  • Develop more appropriate assurance requirements
  • Gain techniques to better subject suppliers to regular management reviews
  • Test and improve the performance of your supply chain’s security systems
  • Take back an action plan to improve the cyber security of your supply chain
16:00 - 16:15

Round Up and Key Takeaways