Cyber Security Basics: A Hands-on Approach

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Cyber Security Basics: A Hands-on Approach

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Cyber Security Basics: A Hands-on Approach
The course Cyber Security Basics: A Hands-on Approach is an online class provided by Universidad Carlos III de Madrid through edX. The skill level of the course is Intermediate. It may be possible to receive a verified certification or use the course to prepare for a degree.
Learn how to think like a hacker, but behave as a security expert.
Course description
Are you tired of hearing that your computer has a virus? Or that your email account has been hacked? Now, is the time for you to protect yourself by understanding the basics of cyber security. This computer science course presents an introduction to cyber security showing different aspects of this discipline. You will learn what the main existing cyber security threats are and how to protect yourself against them. The course presents a practical approach in which all required material will be provided to allow you to better understand attacks and establish appropriate countermeasures. Taught by instructors with years of experience in the field of computer security, this course will pave the way to the security area of IT-related professions.

Prerequisites & Facts

Cyber Security Basics: A Hands-on Approach

Course Topic

Computer Science, Engineering

University, College, Institution

Universidad Carlos III de Madrid

Course Skill Level

Intermediate

Course Language

English

Place of class

Online, self-paced (see curriculum for more information)

Degree

Certificate

Degree & Cost

Cyber Security Basics: A Hands-on Approach

To obtain a verified certificate from edX / Universidad Carlos III de Madrid you have to finish this course or the latest version of it, if there is a new edition. The class may be free of charge, but there could be some cost to receive a verified certificate (50.00 USD) or to access the learning materials. The specifics of the course may have been changed, please consult the provider to get the latest quotes and news.
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School: Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
Topic: Computer Science, Engineering
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