• Classroom
  • Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

This class will immerse students into an interactive environment where they will acquire fundamental understanding of various computer and network security threats such as identity theft, credit card fraud, online banking phishing scams, virus and backdoors, emails hoaxes, sex offenders lurking online, loss of confidential information, hacking attacks and social engineering. More importantly, the skills learnt from the class helps students take the necessary steps to mitigate their security exposure.

Learning Objectives

  •  Introduction to Security
  •  Securing Operating Systems
  •  Malware and Antivirus
  •  Internet Security
  •  Security on Social Networking Sites
  •  Securing Email Communications
  •  Securing Mobile Devices
  •  Securing the Cloud
  •  Securing Network Connections
  •  Data Backup and Disaster Recovery

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the NICE Framework Task, Knowledge, and Skill statements identified within the indicated NICE Framework component(s):

Specialty Areas

  • Cyber Defense Analysis
  • Cyber Defense Infrastructure Support
  • Cybersecurity Management
  • Exploitation Analysis
  • Threat Analysis