CYBER SECURITY FUNDEMENTALS
Discover the fundamentals of CIA Triad. learn the basics of cryptography and common security terminology including threats, vulnerabilities, attacks, exploits, controls, and countermeasures.
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Cybersecurity is one of the few job fields that has seen constant demand for more talent in recent years. The goal of cybersecurity is to protect systems, networks, data, and programs from digital attacks.
This course was developed to support learning and professional development for those that are passionate about cybersecurity but have little to no understanding of the basics. It helps learners develop a better understanding of modern information and system protection technology and methods.
In this course, you will learn common security terminology including threats, vulnerabilities, attacks, exploits, controls, and countermeasures. Discover the fundamentals of the confidentiality, integrity, and availability (CIA) triad, and explore the five elements of the AAA framework; identification, authentication, authorization, auditing, and accountability. You'll then explore risk considerations and management strategies, and discover how risks can be mitigated, accepted, transferred, and rejected.