National CAE Designated Institution
  • Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

This course provides an introduction to computer and network security. It covers the basic concepts in computer and network security. The course also provides examples of intrusions and corresponding defense. Some topics in security research will be covered.

Learning Objectives

Students who complete this course successfully will be capable of assessing the threats, enhancing the security, and evaluating the assurance level of specific computer and network systems.

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.