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Beginner Level

Basic computer operating skills, including using a web browser.

Approx. 5 hours to complete
English

What you will learn

  • Recognize the importance of data security, maintaining data integrity,and confidentiality

  • Demonstrate the installation of software updates and patches

  • Identify preferred practices for authentication, encryption, and device security

  • Discuss types of security threats, breaches, malware, social engineering, and other attack vectors

Skills you will gain

  • Information Security (INFOSEC)
  • Cyberattacks
  • Application Security
  • Cryptography
  • security
Flexible deadlines
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Shareable Certificate
Earn a Certificate upon completion
100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Beginner Level

Basic computer operating skills, including using a web browser.

Approx. 5 hours to complete
English

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IBM Skills Network

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
Week 1
2 hours to complete

Common Security Threats and Risks

2 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 29 min), 3 readings, 2 quizzes
Week
2
Week 2
1 hour to complete

Security Best Practices 

1 hour to complete
6 videos (Total 40 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
Week
3
Week 3
1 hour to complete

Safe Browsing Practices

1 hour to complete
5 videos (Total 31 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
Week
4
Week 4
1 hour to complete

Final Quiz

1 hour to complete
2 readings

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