CyberSecurity Essentials

The Cybersecurity Essentials course develops foundational understanding of cybersecurity and how it relates to information and network security. The 30-hour course introduces students to characteristics of cyber crime, security principles, technologies, and procedures to defend networks. Through interactive, multimedia content, lab activities, and multi-industry case studies, students build technical and professional skills to pursue careers in cybersecurity.
  • Learn procedures to implement data confidentiality, integrity, availability and security controls on networks, servers and applications.
  • Understand security principles and how to develop security policies that comply with cybersecurity laws.
  • Apply skills through practice, using labs and Cisco Packet Tracer activities.
  • Get immediate feedback on your work through built-in quizzes and tests.
  • Connect with the global Cisco Networking Academy community.

Course Duration : 30 Hours

Prerequisites | Required

  •   Introduction to CyberSecurity


   Cybersecurity - A World of Experts and Criminals
   The Cybersecurity Cube
  Cybersecurity Threats, Vulnerabilities and Attacks
  The Art of Protecting Secerets
  The Art of Ensuring Integrity
  The Five Nines Concept
  Protecting a Cybersecurity Domain
  Becoming a Cybersecurity Specialist


Hands On Exercises

Course Completion Certificate

Live Project

Certification Exam

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