The Cybersecurity Essentials course has been designed to provide cybersecurity professionals with a practical platform. The course covers topics such as critical infrastructure security systems and devices; security for local area network components and systems; security for local intelligent computing, how to control devices and systems; and cybersecurity for users and networks attached to the Internet. The course also offers LiveLab where students can experiment and configure hardware such as computers, servers, switches or routers in a risk-free environment. With the ease and convenience of the Internet, our LiveLab helps to develop professionals’ practical IT skills – which are crucial in today’s world of complex computer systems and technologies. The course comes with the scenario-based National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Security Challenges at the beginning of each chapter. This presents descriptions of a particular security setting related to the information that will be presented in the chapter.
Candidates can also refer to the Cybersecurity Essentials course if they are preparing for a career in IT, networking, or cybersecurity. Professionals who want to improve their network security skills and who need to understand the cybersecurity threats they face and basic options for confronting those threats can also use uCertify’s Cybersecurity Essentials course. If any candidate is also interested in certification for the CompTIA Security+ or Microsoft MTA 98-367 Security Fundamentals, this book can be a great resource for preparation.
Upon the course completion, candidates will learn to apply a systematic approach to securing IT networks and infrastructure. They will also be able to explore the tools and techniques used to protect their data when it leaves the protection of their network and passes through the unprotected territory of the Internet. Candidates will gain a solid understanding of cybersecurity challenges, tools, and techniques, as well as be able to develop the foundations of a professional cybersecurity skillset.
So, start learning the essentials of cybersecurity today with uCertify! This course will help you keep your data secured, protect yourself from cybersecurity threats, and enhance your career prospects.
In today’s market, computer and data security are very important factors for any organization. Companies are looking for highly skilled and qualified professionals for data security. uCertify offers the Computer Security Fundamentals course for computer-savvy people as well as beginners in the area of computer security. This course provides an introduction to computer security and then covers a plethora of additional resources. With the help of this course, you will also get to know how hackers target the system and get the information about it. The course is a complete package of interactive lessons and performance-based labs. These labs simulate real-world, hardware, software and command line interface environments and can be mapped to any text-book, course or training.
The Computer Security Fundamentals course covers computer security concepts and principles that improve a student’s skills in preventing the network from threats. This course has been designed for system administrators who are not security experts or anyone who has a working knowledge of computers and wishes to know more about cyber-crime and terrorism. Once you complete the course, you will gain expertise on topics such as:
Network and Internet
Denial of Service Attacks
Computer Security Technology
Cyber Stalking, Fraud, and Attacks
Network and Vulnerability Scanning
Cyber Terrorism and Information Welfare
All uCertify courses come with hands-on learning items that can be used off the shelf or customized based on your teaching needs. These courses have been made interactive with virtual labs, simulations, and 50+ interactive items. We offer cloud-based, device-enabled, education management platform for flexible, traditional, and competency-based learning. With over nine ways to seamlessly integrate and deliver learning, uCertify platform can meet the needs of any company, school, or continuing education institution. So, what are you waiting for? Start learning Computer Security Fundamentals today with uCertify!
Sydney Smith has more than 13 years of experience in the field of Information Technology. His work involves the installation, termination, and troubleshooting of CAT5E, CAT6, and CAT7 copper cables as well as Fusion Splicing of Single and Multi-mode fiber. Sydney is currently working as a Technical Support Technician at De Beers Marine Namibia (pty) Ltd. He is skilled in troubleshooting, network administration, network engineering, Cisco routers, and computer hardware. He has CompTIA A+ and Network+ certifications.
He has recently reviewed our CompTIA Security+ course and provided his valuable feedback. Please read it here:
“The uCertify course for CompTIA Security+ is an interactive and detailed test preparation material that helps you effectively prepare for the CompTIA SY0-501 certification exam.
The most impressive part of the learn mode was the amount of detailed explanation that is given on a question that is wrongly attempted. The course chapters and assessments are very nicely represented and it is up to the mark.”