This course is part of the Career Path – Cybersecurity
Cybersecurity is the most fascinating career because cyber threats affect us all. And unlike many areas that slow down during challenging times, cybersecurity jobs continue to grow. The world needs people who are diverse and unique to defend against shrewd digital adversaries.
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This module explores the need for cybersecurity, who the attackers are, and the value of data to people and organizations in order to defend against attacks.
This module examines attacks through malware, social engineering, and attacks that target applications. It also explores the vulnerabilities of a system and the threats that exploit them.
In today’s connected world, data security is critical. When information flows freely among users, organizations, and business partners, how does data remain secure so it doesn’t fall into the wrong
An organization can achieve a basic level of security through implementing the security features available on network hardware. This module examines how firewalls, IDS/IPS’s, and other security
The growth of cybercrime is driving up demand for cybersecurity professionals. Job opportunities exist in both the public and private sectors. Cybersecurity professionals need a combination of computer expertise and cybersecurity education.