• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Introduction to cyber and physical security for all students. Explores the principles and practices to keep device information safe; discussions of hacking, ethics, privacy, compliance, and an overview of policies and regulations related to security in cyber-physical systems.

Learning Objectives

The learning objectives are to identify fundamental principles and practices of systems thinking and information security, apply defensive measures to protect information. analyze information security vulnerabilities and common types of attack, and analyze the impact of malware, internet, and network threats to information security.

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.