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Introduction to Cyber Security

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About this course

The need for cyber security professionals has never been higher than it is today. The goal of this course is to prepare the next generation of security professionals and strengthen knowledge of current practitioners. You will be introduced to the foundations of Computer Security such as Design of Secure Systems, Goals and also delve into Cryptography and everything that revolves around Message Integrity and Encryption.

Skills covered

  • check Secure System Design
  • check Security Goals
  • check Threats
  • check Packet Encryption
  • check Industry Standards

Course Syllabus

Introduction to Cyber Security

  • play What is cyber security and what is the motivation behind it?
  • play Secure system design and security goals
  • play Threats
  • play Vulnerabilities & Password Security
  • play What is Cryptography?
  • play Message integrity
  • play Ciphers and encryption
  • play Block chain and cyber security
  • play Relevance
  • play Compliance
  • play governance
  • play and industry standards
  • play Career and industry landscape
  • play Program relevance

Course Certificate

Get Introduction to Cyber Security course completion certificate from Great learning which you can share in the Certifications section of your LinkedIn profile, on printed resumes, CVs, or other documents.

GL Academy Sample Certificate

Discussion on Introduction to Cyber Security



I first wish to appreciate GreatLearning for giving this out free. May I ask: How can I advance with Cyber Security after taking this foundation course?

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