• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

While Blockchain technology continues to emerge due to its ability to improve data security, accelerate transactions and save costs, it comes with its advantages it comes with a wide array of challenges. Properly securing a blockchain network begins with the implementation of strong authentication and cryptography key vaulting mechanisms. This course provides learners with an understanding of the essential requirements for creating a secure blockchain network.

Learning Objectives

On successful completion of this course, learners should have the knowledge and skills required to:

  • Identify operation, legal and compliance requirements
  • Create a blockchain threat model
  • Create blockchain trust policies, access controls and smart contracts
  • Manage identity, access, entitlements, certificates and keys
  • Monitor, report and manage incidents

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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