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Introduction to Cybersecurity Tools & Cyber Attacks

This course gives you the background needed to understand basic Cybersecurity. You will learn the history of Cybersecurity, types and motives of cyber attac...
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Platform: Coursera
Video: 6h 2m
Language: English

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Description

This course gives you the background needed to understand basic Cybersecurity. You will learn the history of Cybersecurity, types and motives of cyber attacks to further your knowledge of current threats to organizations and individuals. Key terminology, basic system concepts and tools will be examined as an introduction to the Cybersecurity field.

You will learn about critical thinking and its importance to anyone looking to pursue a career in Cybersecurity.

Finally, you will begin to learn about organizations and resources to further research cybersecurity issues in the Modern era.

This course is intended for anyone who wants to gain a basic understanding of Cybersecurity or as the first course in a series of courses to acquire the skills to work in the Cybersecurity field as a Jr Cybersecurity Analyst.

The completion of this course also makes you eligible to earn the Introduction to Cybersecurity Tools & Cyber Attacks IBM digital badge. More information about the badge can be found https://www.youracclaim.com/org/ibm/badge/introduction-to-cybersecurity-tools-cyber-attacks

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Requirements

There is no prerequisite, anyone can begin this course.. This course is also great for beginners without any Cloud Computing knowledge.

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This course is suitable for beginners.
IBM Security
IBM
Ian Cook is a Staff Curriculum Developer at Cloudera. He has authored
several R packages and has worked in data scientist roles at TIBCO Software and Advanced Micro Devices. Ian is cofounder of
Research Triangle Analysts, the largest data science meetup group in the Raleigh, North Carolina, area. He received his master’s degree in statistics from Lehigh University.
Platform: Coursera
Video: 6h 2m
Language: English

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