This course will cover classification of threats and vulnerabilities. Students will use hands-on labs and assignments to understand the nature of the vulnerability and discover ways to exploit those vulnerabilities. Students will use the knowledge of the vulnerability to perform a threat analysis.
Categorize identified vulnerabilities based on severity, impact and class of vulnerability in order to prioritize remediation
Determine approaches to exploiting a particular vulnerability once identified
Recommend mitigations or remediation for identified vulnerabilities
Compare different remediation possibilities in order to propose a strategy for addressing the vulnerabilities and a prioritization order
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.