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Security information and event management (SIEM) is an approach to security management that seeks to provide a complete view of an organization’s information technology security. This course provides participants with an understanding of SIEM, methodologies and software options. We delve into understanding the levels of security, ease of use, cost of implementation and maintenance requirements. Lastly, we discuss the associated benefits and risks mitigation techniques.

Course Key Concepts: SIEM, Cybersecurity, Ransomware, Phishing, Data Security, PCI

Learning Objectives

  • Define SIEM
  • Explore methodologies and software options
  • Identify levels of security
  • Recognize associates time and monetary cost of implementation and maintenance
Last updated/reviewed: June 6, 2021

2 Reviews (12 ratings)Reviews

Anonymous Author
This course provides information explaining what Security Information Event Management is and how it can be beneficial.
Anonymous Author
Great basics on SIEM selection and management, and the application of SIEM in organizational environment.


Course Complexity: Intermediate

No advanced preparation or prerequisites are required for this course.

Education Provider Information

Illumeo, Inc., 75 East Santa Clara St., Suite 1215, San Jose, CA 95113
For more information regarding this course, including complaint and cancellation policies, please contact our offices at (408) 400- 3993 or send an e-mail to .
Course Syllabus
  2:10Introduction to Security Information Event Management (SIEM)
  9:36SIEM Definitions
  9:55System Attributes and Capabilities
  4:44Security Orchestration, Automation and Response (SOAR)
  12:32Event Response and Requirements
  4:57Explore Methodologies
  11:16Software Options
  3:50Levels of Security
  2:18Time and Monetary Cost
Continuous Play
  1:03:55The Importance of Security Information Event Management (SIEM)
Supporting Materials
  PDFSlides: Security Information Event Management (SIEM)
  PDFSecurity Information Event Management (SIEM) – Glossary/Index
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