Examines the security and ethical issues of smart devices known as the Internet of Things (IoT). The IoT consists of smart devices that sense, anticipate, and respond to our needs as we manage them remotely. This course will examine IoT technology, security vulnerabilities and attacks, and mitigation controls. Students assess the health, safety, privacy, and economic impacts of IoT security events.
Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the security and ethical issues of the Internet of Things.
Identify vulnerabilities, including recent attacks, involving the Internet of Things.
Describe countermeasures for Internet of Things devices.
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.