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Cyber Security



Certificate Course

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About the Course

The course has been designed to give students an extensive overview of Cyber Security issues, tools and techniques that are critical in solving problems in cyber security domains The course aims at providing students with concepts of computer security, cryptography, digital money, secure protocols, detection and other security techniques. The course will help students to gauge understanding in essential techniques in protecting Information Systems, IT infrastructure,analysing and monitoring potential threats and attacks, devising security architecture and implementing security solutions. The students will also have a wider perspective to information security from national security perspective from both technology and legal perspective. After completion of this course, the students should be able to understand, appreciate, employ, design and implement appropriate security technologies and policies to protect computers and digital information. Identify & Evaluate Information Security threats and vulnerabilities in Information Systems and apply security measures to real time scenarios Identify common trade-offs and compromises that are made in the design and development process of Information Systems Demonstrate the use of standards and cyber laws to enhance information security in the development process and infrastructure protection.


Skills Required:
Though, there is no particular prerequisite to learn Cyber Security, you will be able to do very well, if you have these basic skills:

    Basic Programming Knowledge
    Good command in Maths and Statistics
    Business Knowledge
    Data Visualisation skills
    Good communication skills.

Who Can Learn:
Any professional from Business Analytics/ Business Intelligence background. 

Engineering or Non-Engineering aspirants wanting to become a Data Scientist.

Managers from Analytics background and those who are leading a team of Analysts .

Any Data Analyst or Software Developer aspiring to be a Data Scientist.

Professionals wanting to build machine learning models, using distributed storage and distributed processing.



Course Study Materials

Module 1 : Cyber Security Concepts

  • 1.1 Cyber Security Concepts Essential Terminologies - CIA, Risks, Breaches, Attacks, Exploits

    Duration: 14:18
  • 1.2 Information Gathering (Social Engineering, Foot Printing & Scanning)

    Duration: 13:58
  • 1.3 Open Source Free Trial Tools nmap, zenmap

    Duration: 1:41
  • 1.4 Port Scanners, Network scanners

    Duration: 1:16
  • Cyber Security Concepts - Assessment

    5 Questions


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Virtual MCS

Registration opens on 04-02-2019

Virtual MCS Course

Your registration details are under review. It should take about 1 to 2 working days. Once approved you will be notified by email and then you should be able to access the course.

Virtual MCS

Course starts on 02-08-2019

Virtual MCS Course

You have completed 6 hours of learning for 19-06-2019. You can continue learning starting 20-06-2019.

Virtual MCS Course

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