Introduction to Cybersecurity

Overview

You will discover the importance of cybersecurity in information technology in this training. The objective is to understand cyber-attacks and the techniques used to take control of an unsecured system. This course also presents the defensive measures security teams can take to prevent attacks, and provides an overview of the malicious software types used in computer networks.

What you will Learn

  • Introduction to cybersecurity
  • Definition of security
  • The CIA triad
  • Security terminology
  • Risks
  • Security vs. usability

Who should Attend

  • Individuals who would like to get a better understanding of cybersecurity
  • IT professionals who are interested in learning the main principles of cybersecurity and computer-based attacks
  • Consultants looking for solutions in security assessments for organizations
  • System administrators requested to integrate security components in their networks

Prerequisites

  • Fundamentals of Networking
  • Any previous acquired security knowledge