Cybersecurity Fundamentals

Learn cybersecurity fundamentals, including how to detect threats, protect systems and networks, and anticipate potential cyber attacks. In this introduction to the field of computing security, you will be given an extensive overview of the various branches of computing security. You will learn cybersecurity concepts, issues, and tools that are critical in solving problems in the computing security domain. You will have opportunities to learn essential techniques in protecting systems and network infrastructures, analyzing and monitoring potential threats and attacks, devising and implementing security solutions for organizations large or small.

Course syllabus:

  1. Getting Started

  2. Computing Security Concepts and Problems 1

  3. Computing Security Concepts and Problems 2

  4. Cryptography

  5. Networking 1

  6. Networking 2

  7. Systems Administration

  8. Detection and Prevention

  9. Malware and Forensics

  10. Conclusion