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IBM

IT Fundamentals for Cybersecurity

IBM via Coursera Specialization

Overview

There are a growing number of exciting, well-paying jobs in today’s security industry that do not require a traditional college degree. Forbes estimates that there will be as many as 3.5 million unfilled positions in the industry worldwide by 2021! One position with a severe shortage of skills is as a junior cybersecurity analyst. Throughout this specialization, you will learn concepts around cybersecurity tools and processes, system administration, operating system and database vulnerabilities, types of cyber attacks and basics of networking. You will also gain knowledge around important topics such as cryptography and digital forensics. The instructors are architects , Security Operation Center (SOC) analysts, and distinguished engineers who work with cybersecurity in their day to day lives at IBM with a worldwide perspective. They will share their skills which they need to secure IBM and its clients security systems. The completion of this specialization also makes you eligible to earn the IT Fundamentals for Cybersecurity IBM digital badge. More information about the badge can be found here: https://www.youracclaim.com/org/ibm/badge/cybersecurity-it-fundamentals-specialist

Syllabus

Course 1: Introduction to Cybersecurity Tools & Cyber Attacks
- Offered by IBM. This course gives you the background needed to understand basic Cybersecurity. You will learn the history of Cybersecurity, ... Enroll for free.

Course 2: Cybersecurity Roles, Processes & Operating System Security
- Offered by IBM. This course gives you the background needed to understand basic Cybersecurity around people. process and technology. You ... Enroll for free.

Course 3: Cybersecurity Compliance Framework & System Administration
- Offered by IBM. This course gives you the background needed to understand the key cybersecurity compliance and industry standards. This ... Enroll for free.

Course 4: Network Security & Database Vulnerabilities
- Offered by IBM. This course gives you the background needed to understand basic network security. You will learn the about Local Area ... Enroll for free.

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