Riphah International University has been awarded a grant valued at $42,000 annually to utilize RM Studio with an objective of expanding the global awareness of Information Security and Risk Management and build the capacity of Riphah to impart quality education of international standards. Through the partnership RM Studio will be integrated in the undergraduate and postgraduate curricula of the university to supplement theoretical learning with hands-on practical skills. (The International News: Riphah signs MoU with Stiki)
Riphah International University has recently launched MS in Information Security to address the growing need of information security professionals in Pakistan. The program aims to develop core competencies in the field of computer network security, application security and information security management. The participants of the course will learn the technical aspects of information security by understanding current threats and vulnerabilities and examining ways of developing effective countermeasures. The program is jointly offered by Riphah Institute of Systems Engineering (RISE) and Faculty of Computing at Riphah.
Riphah International University is also one of the leading training organizations in the field of Information Security. It is the first organization to introduce the Certified Ethical Hacking, EC-Council Certified Security Analyst, and Licensed Penetration Tester training in Pakistan. Riphah also offers trainings for Certified Information Systems Auditor, Certified Information Security Manger, Risk Management, IT Governance, and Business Continuity Management. Riphah also has a very active Information Security research group, which regularly publishes its research output in national and international journals and conferences.
RM Studio is dynamic risk management software, designed for organizations to address risk management and business continuity objectives. The software is currently used by all types of organizations on a global scale. The software can be integrated with international standards, such as: ISO 27001, ISO 27002, ISO 27011, ISO 27799, ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 13485, ISO 22301, etc. RM-Studio is designed to save organizations time and money and at the same time help increase security and trust within the organizations.