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Cisco Networking Academy

Introduction to Cybersecurity

Cisco via Cisco Networking Academy

Overview

With Billions of Devices Now Online, New Threats Pop-up Every Second

Today’s interconnected world makes everyone more susceptible to cyber-attacks. Whether you’re attracted to the relativity new world of cybersecurity as a professional, or just interested in protecting yourself online and in social media, this introductory course is the answer. It explores cyber trends, threats—along with the broader topic of cybersecurity in a way that will matter to YOU. For instance, you’ll learn how to protect your personal privacy online while gaining additional insight on the challenges companies, and governmental and educational institutions face today. No prerequisites required.

You'll Learn These Core Skills:

  • Learn what cybersecurity is and its potential impact to you.
  • Understand the most common threats, attacks and vulnerabilities.
  • Gain insights for how businesses protect their operations from attacks.
  • Find the latest job trends and why cybersecurity continues to grow.

Syllabus

You'll Learn These Core Skills:

  • Learn what cybersecurity is and its potential impact to you.
  • Understand the most common threats, attacks and vulnerabilities.
  • Gain insights for how businesses protect their operations from attacks.
  • Find the latest job trends and why cybersecurity continues to grow.

Reviews

4.7 rating, based on 6 Class Central reviews

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  • Profile image for Tim Kaminski
    Tim Kaminski @ttffkk
    It Gives a small introduction to Cybersecurity. I would recommend it more to People who just finished highschool or similar, to just have a starting certificate. It is not overwhelming nor dificult
  • Profile image for Weerayut Suksathan
    Weerayut Suksathan @Weerayut
    This is a good course of Cisco Networks Academy learning about Cybersecurity
    Protection for your devices
  • I was a baby to cybersecurity as I knew NOTHING about the discipline, but this course assisted me to be able to start walking.
    Without a doubt, this is my goto recommendation to anyone having no knowledge about the discipline but wanna get a taste of it.
    A very basic but informative course, highly recommended for school students.
  • Profile image for Ngarambe Vital
    Ngarambe Vital
    cybersecurity is so importance due to the fact that it provides security to the sensitive information from being theft and damage.

    Without a cybersecurity program, many organization can't defend themselves against data breach, which makes it an irresistible target for cybercriminals.
  • Profile image for Bilal Raza
    Bilal Raza
    Extremely Recommended for someone looking to get into the Cyber Security. Provides all the Basic info and must posses skills for cybersecurity aspirant so go into it and complete, It can be done within 5 days.
  • Profile image for TomS Tanawat
    TomS Tanawat
    This is a good course of Cisco Networks Academy learning about Cybersecurity
    Protection for your devices

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