Cyber Security Basics: A Hands-on Approach

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Duration
8 месяцев
О курсе

Are you tired of hearing that your computer has a virus? Or that your email account has been hacked? Now, is the time for you to protect yourself by understanding the basics of cyber security.

This computer science course presents an introduction to cyber security showing different aspects of this discipline. You will learn what the main existing cyber security threats are and how to protect yourself against them. The course presents a practical approach in which all required material will be provided to allow you to better understand attacks and establish appropriate countermeasures.

Taught by instructors with years of experience in the field of computer security, this course will pave the way to the security area of IT-related professions.

Программа
Cyber Security Basics: A Hands-on Approach
Learn how to think like a hacker, but behave as a security expert.
Cyber Security Basics: A Hands-on Approach
Learn how to think like a hacker, but behave as a security expert.
Что Вы изучите?
  • Cyber security landscape
  • Reverse engineering
  • Managing and monitoring network cyber security attacks
  • Computer forensics
  • Malware and advanced persistent threats
  • Vulnerability management and pentesting
Лекторы
Lorena González Manzano
Lorena González Manzano
Associate Professor and researcher in the Computer Security Lab (COSEC) Universidad Carlos III de Ma...
Associate Professor and researcher in the Computer Security Lab (COSEC) at the University Carlos III of Madrid. She received her Master and PhD. in Computer Science from the University Carlos III of Madrid in 2010 and 2014 respectively. Her fields of expertise are cybersecurity, internet of you, privacy, access control and cloud computing. Apart from researching, she also teaches several courses regarding computer security in different Degrees and Masters.
José María de Fuentes
José María de Fuentes
Associate Professor and researcher in the Computer Security Lab (COSEC) Universidad Carlos III de Ma...
Associate Professor and researcher in the Computer Security Lab (COSEC) at the University Carlos III of Madrid. He received his Master and PhD. in Computer Science from the University Carlos III of Madrid in 2008 and 2012 respectively. He is interested in the underlying security and privacy issues of ad-hoc networks (mainly Vehicular Ad-hoc networks), access control, security in mobile devices and cybersecurity. He also teaches several courses regarding computer security in different Degrees and Masters.
Pedro Peris-Lopez
Pedro Peris-Lopez
Associate Professor and researcher in the Computer Security Lab (COSEC) Universidad Carlos III de Ma...
Associate Professor and researcher in the Computer Security Lab (COSEC) at the University Carlos III of Madrid. He received his Master and PhD. in Computer Science from the University Carlos III of Madrid in 2004 and 2008 respectively. His research interests are in the field of cryptography, computer forensics, signal processing and artificial intelligence. Nowadays, his research is focused on three main areas in which he has published a great number of papers in specialized journals and conference proceedings, namely, security & e-health, security & hardware and security & smart devices. He also teaches multiple courses in the field of computer security in different Degrees and Masters.
Juan E. Tapiador
Juan E. Tapiador
Associate Professor and researcher in the Computer Security Lab (COSEC) Universidad Carlos III de Ma...
Associate Professor and researcher in the Computer Security Lab (COSEC) at the University Carlos III of Madrid. He obtained a B.Sc. in Computer Science in 2000 from the University of Granada, and then a Ph.D in 2004 from the same university. In July 2012, he was appointed Associate Professor of Computer Science at University Carlos III of Madrid. His research interests focus on computer security, applied cryptography, and quantum information and computation. Apart from researching he also teaches in various courses related to computer security in different Degrees and Masters.
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