Cyber Security

Duration: 6 weeks

Classes only on Weekends

Program Outline

Session 1

  • Information Security Fundamentals
  • Important Terms of Cyber Security
  • Identifying the Challenges for Information Security
  • Understanding the Importance of Information Security
  • Preventing Data Theft
  • Introduction to Cyber Security
    • Challenges of Securing Information
    • Who are Attackers
    • Attacks and Defenses
    • How do legal issues impact Network Security

Session 2

  • Access Controls
  • Security Baselines

Session 3

  • Introduction to Cyber Security Threats
  • Defending against Cyber security Threats
  • Reconnaissance and Intelligence Gathering

Session 4

  • Designing a Vulnerability Management Program
  • Analyzing Vulnerability Scan
  • Risk Assessment

Session 5

  • Denial of services and Web application security
  • Identity and Access Management Security

Session 6

  • Building an Incident Response Program
  • Analyzing Symptoms for Incident Response
  • Computer Forensics in to Session’s World
  • Computer Forensics and Incident Handling.
  • Performing Forensic Analysis
  • Recovery and Post-Incident Response

Session 7

  • Cyber Security Toolkit
  • Network Security and Penetration Testing
  • Defense-in-Depth Security Architectures

Session 8

  • Complying with Laws and Regulations
  • Overview of ISO 27001
  • Overview of SOC II Certificate

Familiarity with:

Exposure to Programming or Cloud Security