• Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

This course provides an introduction to the four pillars of cyber security and their impact on an organization. Attendees examine real cyber attacks and countermeasures to deploy against them.

Learning Objectives

  • Check integrity of data at rest
  • Provide data confidentiality
  • Evaluate authentication methods
  • Select encryption methodologies
  • Solve the key distribution problem

 

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.

Feedback

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