IS/IT professionals know that hackers and cyber-terrorists have now pushed corporations to new levels of alertness, creating the need for heightened security to protect both infrastructure and data. This course provides students with the tools to implement and maintain security within their organization. Specific topics include tools to implement and maintain security within an organization and skills to assess and manage risk as well as evaluate crypto tools.
Degrees and Certificates
This course expands students' knowledge in the IS and IT security field, including the critical security concepts impacting today's businesses. Specific topics include communication security, infrastructure security, cloud computing, cryptography, access control, authentication, external attacks, and operational and organization security.
Essentials of Cybersecurity
This course is comprised of a broad spectrum of information security topics to ensure relevancy across all disciplines in the field. It covers the following eight domains: Security and Risk Management; Asset Security; Security Architecture and Engineering; Communication and Network Security; Identity and Access Management; Security Assessment and Testing; Security Operations and Software and Development Security. The course provides individuals with technical and managerial knowledge to experience and effectively design, engineer, and manage the overall security posture of an organization and will help prepare students to take the CISSP exam.