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Intro to Cybersecurity

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Course Features

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Duration

4 months

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Delivery Method

Online

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Available on

Limited Access

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Accessibility

Desktop, Laptop

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Language

English

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Subtitles

English

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Level

Intermediate

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Effort

10 hours per week

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Teaching Type

Self Paced

Course Description

Cybersecurity is an important area for all businesses, particularly given the increase in data breaches. In the first half 2020 alone, more than 3.2million records were compromised in data breaches. Businesses are desperate to fill cybersecurity positions to reduce risk and increase security. However, there will be 3.5 million cybersecurity jobs unfilled by 2021. This program provides the foundational skills you need to start in this highly-demanded field.

The Introduction to Cybersecurity Nanodegree program is your first step towards a career as a cybersecurity professional. This program teaches you how to monitor, manage, and evaluate the security of computer systems. Learn how to respond to threats and create security controls to reduce risk while meeting security compliance goals.

Careervira Take

Offered by Udacity, this course lets learners build a high growth field of Cybersecurity by building foundational skills in evaluating, maintaining, and monitoring the security of computer systems. We recommend this course to all who understand the Principles of network connectivity and Basic operating system fundamentals, including Windows or Linux. The course helps the learners assess threats, respond to incidents, and implement security controls to reduce risk and meet security compliance goals. The course is specially designed for Security Analysts, Ethical Hacking Analysts and Cybersecurity Analysts. Industries, tech firms, start-ups and government agencies are areas where one can work as an ethical hacker.

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Course Credibility

The completion of this certificate renders a certificate from Udacity, an American educational organization t...
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Pedagogy

The professors associated with this course have degrees from renowned institutions in the field of Cybersecur...
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Hands-on training

This program is designed to help learners take advantage of the growing need for skilled Ethical Hackers. The...
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Career impact

This certification course will help the learners grow their skill set. The learners will learn some of the po...
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Pricing

The course is 4 months long and offers limited access to course material. It is priced at a higher amount as ...
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Assessment

The assessment method involves completing assignments as well as undertaking projects under various modules, ...

Course Overview

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Job Assistance

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Personlized Teaching

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International Faculty

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Post Course Interactions

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Hands-On Training

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Case Studies, Captstone Projects

Skills You Will Gain

Prerequisites/Requirements

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Principles of network connectivity

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Basic operating system fundamentals including Windows or Linux

What You Will Learn

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Evaluate specific security techniques used to administer a system that meets industry standards and core controls

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Explain methods for establishing and maintaining the security of a network, computing environment, and application

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Apply control techniques to secure networks, operating systems, and applications

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Conduct threat assessments and vulnerability scans to secure the assets of an organization

Target Students

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Security Analyst

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Ethical Hacking Analyst

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Cybersecurity Analyst

Course Instructors

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Ron Woerner, CISSP, CISM

Chief Security Officer

Ron Woerner is a noted consultant, speaker and writer in the security industry. As Chief Security Evangelist at Cyber-AAA, LLC, he delivers training and security risk assessments for small, medium, a...
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Jerry Smith

Information Security Engineer

Jerry is a member of the Security Operations Center for the University of Alabama Birmingham, where he is the lead Threat Hunter and a member of the firewall team. Previously he was an Information Security Engineer for Hibbett Sporting Goods.
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Christine Izuakor, PhD, CISSP

Founder & Ceo, Cyber Pop-Up

Dr. Christine Izuakor is the CEO of Cyber Pop-up, an on-demand cybersecurity platform powered by vetted cyber freelancers. She has over a decade of experience leading cybersecurity functions within F...
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Sean Pike, Esq., M.S.

Sr. Director, Security & Grc

Sean Pike is a Cybersecurity and GRC leader with 20+ years of experience leading cybersecurity initiatives in regulated companies. Mr. Pike works with organizations to develop unique, proactive secur...

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