About this Program

This 12-unit course developed by the Read Academy, KSA incorporates a thorough overview of Cyber Security.

Behind every successful coder there is a successful de-coder – yes, that’s why hackers win. While Cryptology remains the science of studying & breaking the secrecy of the encryption processes etc, it the ‘motivation’ of the cyberpunks that is quintessential to the win best depicted in the Oscar winner ‘The Imitation Game”.

Welcome to the world of virtual reality wherein every organization is responsible for ensuring Cyber Security. The ability to protect its information systems from impairment or even theft is essential to success. Implementing effective security measures will not only offer liability protection; it will also increase efficiency and productivity.

Key Learning Objectives of Cyber Security course:

Understanding the basic associated with Cryptography, Hardware Security & Key Management
Understanding the different types of malware and security breaches
Develop effective prevention methods which will increase overall security
Types of Cyber Attacks and why a company needs to stay secure.

With our Cyber Security workshop participants will understand the different types of malware and security breaches. Develop effective prevention methods which will increase overall security. They will also understand the basic concepts associated with Cryptography, Hardware Security Modules, Key Management, different types of malware and security breaches, types of cyberattack and what a company needs to stay secure.

The course is offered in an online platform similar to an interactive textbook, featuring pre-recorded videos, quizzes and projects that give you the opportunity to gain new knowledge, learn new skills and demonstrate these through the completion of online assessment and skill evidence.

Certification:

Those who successfully complete this course will be able to incorporate their learning into their current workplace and be formally recognised with a Certificate of Completion endorsed by the Read Academy.

Course Duration:

The minimum time to complete one unit is 30 minutes. You can resume your course anytime as the system bookmarks your progress.

Who should complete this course?

Best-suited and customized for managers, supervisors and executives concerned about Cyber security.

Course Provider

READ Academy, Riyadh KSA

A Premier International Training Organisation on Soft-Skills and Organizational Behavior.

Our team of experienced trainer/facilitators are passionate about delivering high quality, innovative candidates who meet industry needs. With over 20 years of experience in the area of management sciences with extensive experience in financial management, strategic planning, organizing, presenting, communication, contract negotiation and Islamic Finance, Read Academy firmly believes that all managerial actions should have strategy, as the driving force for the goal of an organizational structure is to support the implementation of the chosen strategy.

Units

Unit 1: Getting Started

Basic Info Getting Started with Cyber Security Course
Commitment 30 Minutes
Language English
Level Beginner

About this Unit:

Basic Introduction on how to get started with Cyber Security.

  • Icebreaker
  • Housekeeping Items
  • The Parking Lot
  • Workshop Objectives

Unit 2 - Cyber Security Fundamentals

Basic Info Cyber Security Fundamentals
Commitment 30 Minutes
Language English
Level Beginner

About this Unit:

  • What is Cyberspace
  • What is Cyber Security
  • Why is Cyber Security Important
  • What is a Hacker
  • Case Study
  • Module 2 – Review Questions

Unit 3 - Types of Malware

Basic Info Types of Malware  
Commitment 30 Minutes
Language English
Level Beginner

About this Unit:

Introduction on various Malwares to know about.

  • Worms
  • Viruses
  • Spyware
  • Trojans
  • Case Study
  • Module 3 – Review Questions

Unit 4 - Cyber Security Breaches

Basic Info Cyber Security Breaches     
Commitment 30 Minutes
Language English
Level Beginner

About this Unit:

Details on various Security Breaches

  • Phishing
  • Identity Theft
  • Harassment
  • Cyberstalking
  • Case Study
  • Module 4 – Review Questions

Unit 5 - Types of Cyber Attacks

Basic Info Types of Cyber Attacks     
Commitment 30 Minutes
Language English
Level Beginner

About this Unit:

Details on various Cyber Attacks

  • Password Attacks
  • Denial of Service Attacks
  • Passive Attack
  • Penetration Testing
  • Case Study
  • Module 5 – Review Question

Unit 6 - Prevention Tips

Basic Info Learn on how do you prevent Cyber Attacks  
Commitment 30 Minutes
Language English
Level Beginner

About this Unit:

  • Craft a strong password
  • Two-step Verification
  • Download Attachments with Care
  • Question Legitimacy of Websites
  • Case Study
  • Module 6 – Review Questions

Unit 7 - Mobile Protection

Basic Info Mobile Protection – Tools and Techniques  
Commitment 30 Minutes
Language English
Level Beginner

About this Unit:

  • No Credit Card Numbers
  • Don’t Save Passwords
  • No Personalized Contacts Listed
  • Case Study
  • Module 7 – Review Questions

Unit 8 - Social Network Security

Basic Info Do’s and Dont’s of Social Network Security   
Commitment 30 Minutes
Language English
Level Beginner

About this Unit:

  • Don’t Reveal Location
  • Keep Birthdate Hidden
  • Have Private Profile
  • Don’t Link Accounts
  • Case Study
  • Module 8 – Review Questions

Unit 9 - Prevention Software

Basic Info Know about types of Prevention Software
Commitment 30 Minutes
Language English
Level Beginner

About this Unit:

  • Firewalls
  • Virtual Private Networks
  • Anti-Virus & Anti-Spyware
  • Routine Updates
  • Case Study
  • Module 9 – Review Questions

Unit 10- Critical Cyber Threats

Basic Info Learn to deal with critical Cyber Threats
Commitment 30 Minutes
Language English
Level Beginner

About this Unit:

  • Critical Cyber Threats
  • Cyber terrorism
  • Cyberwarfare
  • Cyber-Espionage
  • Case Study
  • Module 10 – Review Questions

Unit 11 - Defense Against Hackers

Basic Info Defense Against Hackers
Commitment 30 Minutes
Language English
Level Beginner

About this Unit:

  • Cryptography
  • Digital Forensics
  • Legal Recourse
  • Case Study
  • Module 11 – Review Questions

Unit 12- Wrapping up

Basic Info Wrapping up of the Cyber Security Course
Commitment 30 Minutes
Language English
Level Beginner

About this Unit:

  • Words from the Wise
  • Review of Parking Lot
  • Lessons Learned

FAQs

When will I have access to the lectures and assignments?

Once you enroll for a Certificate, you’ll have access to all content and programming assignments (if applicable). If you choose to explore the course without purchasing, you may not be able to access certain assignments.

What will I get if I pay for this course?

If you pay for this course, you will have access to all of the features and content you need to earn a Course Certificate. If you complete the course successfully, your electronic Certificate will be generated. You can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. Note that the Course Certificate does not represent official academic credit from the partner institution offering the course.

How it works?

Coursework

Each course is like an interactive textbook, featuring pre-recorded videos, quizzes and projects.

Course Certificate

Upon successful completion, you will earn a certificate endorsed by READ Academy.

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