• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Introduction to Cyber Security is the foundational training for management, IT, end-users, and programmers. This course equips your team with a firm understanding of the threats every organization faces and the skills needed to address them. It leverages information culminated from the most trusted sources: CERT, NIST, DHS and others. This course presents an overview of the current threat landscape and a vision of the future of cyber security.

Learning Objectives

  1. Recognize cyber security as a business issue, not just an IT issue
  2. Distinguish between different types of cyber threats and stay up to date with emerging threats
  3. Determine the levels of cyber risk in an organization
  4. Identify strategic and high-level tactical steps to improve organizational security posture
  5. Explain the key components of identity and access management
  6. Describe the types and uses of cryptography in computer systems and networks
  7. Define the components of an incident response capability

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