• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

With our self-paced online Managing Cyber Security Threats training, you'll cover the basics of information systems security, gain hands-on practice with countermeasures against malicious code and network attacks, and port scanning. You'll also learn how to use the AVG antivirus software to identify malware, disable unnecessary services and then document the default configurations of a Windows workstation internal firewall.

Learning Objectives

  • Introduction to Systems Security Fundamentals
  • Application of Security Countermeasures to Mitigate Malicious Attacks
  • Mitigation of Risk & Threats from Attacks & Malicious Code

    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.