Information Technology
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Workshop on Cybersecurity


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Workshop on Cybersecurity

Information Technology Cybersecurity

What do you think of when you hear the term cybersecurity? Malware, viruses, or ransomware may spring to mind. Perhaps hackers stealing your identity and financial information or the Acceptable Use and Password policies that you may have had to sign and adhere to. Cybersecurity is not only these things but much more. This 6-hour workshop is designed to help you understand the many facets of cybersecurity and why it takes a team with the right skills to effectively protect an organization’s network. You will also learn how smart devices that proliferate the home market can unknowingly collect your data. Topics to be covered include:

  • Common Threats and Attacks
  • Digital Forensics
  • IoT-Internet of Things Security
  • Understanding Defense, Access Control, and Threat Intelligence
  • Network Infrastructure, Vulnerabilities, Security Devices, and Tools to Protect Your Network
  • Data Protection
  • Cryptography
  • Intrusion Detection and Secure Monitoring
  • Linux Operating System
  • Incident Handling
  • Security Policies and Countermeasures
  • Skills Needed to Effectively Protect a Business
  • Careers in Cybersecurity

Due to time limitations, recommended resources and hands-on labs will be available for you to work on outside of the workshop.

Workshop Fee: $250  Lunch will be provided

Location: LTU College of Business and Information Technology - room # TBD

Saturday 9:00am – 4:00pm

Available Dates: Jan, 19; Apr 27;  June 1