• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Explore the implementation of security in the blockchain architecture.

Learning Objectives

Securing Blockchain Implementations

  • describe the essential security features that are needed to implement in blockchain
  • recall the password and key management capabilities afforded by blockchain
  • identify the essential security paradigms and strategies in blockchain
  • specify the approaches of securing nodes and wallets
  • identify the limitations found in blockchain security, along with the vulnerabilities associated with hack and Denial of Service attacks
  • describe the challenges associated with blockchain implementation and its security

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.

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