• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

In this course, you'll learn about threat actor types and review related examples. You'll then explore commonly confused security concepts - risk, threat, vulnerability, and exploit. Finally, you'll examine risk management concepts, including risk scoring/weighting, risk reduction, and risk assessment. This course is one of a collection that prepares learners for the 200-201: Understanding Cisco Cybersecurity Operations Fundamentals (CBROPS) exam.

Learning Objectives

{"describe the differences between different types of threat actors","identify different sources of cybersecurity threats","recognize the characteristics that comprise a threat actor"}

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 Operational Planning
  • Cyber Operations
  • Cybersecurity Management
  • Executive Cyber Leadership
  • Network Services
  • Risk Management
  • Threat Analysis