Fundamentals of Cybersecurity Training

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We are all living in a digital world today. Whether in our personal life or at the workplace, our work is moving towards the world of the internet, media, cloud and most importantly, data. As we dive deeper, it also makes us more vulnerable to the threats and other possible attacks in the digital world.

According to research, cybercrimes have cost the world a lot of money, and organizations predicted that damages would skyrocket in the coming years. Hence cybersecurity has become a vital part of the digital world. Cybersecurity is all about preventing data misuse through theft, fraud and other means. Cybersecurity is defined as protecting systems, networks and data in cyberspace and is a critical issue for businesses of all sizes.

With this interactive training program, you will:

  • Gain awareness on cybersecurity
  • Be prepared with the technical knowledge and skills needed to protect and defend computer systems and networks
  • Develop the capability to plan, implement and monitor cybersecurity mechanisms
  • Ensure the protection of information technology assets

At the end of the course, you will:

  • Understand the importance and impact of cybersecurity
  • Evaluate cybersecurity frameworks
  • Identify threats and vulnerabilities
  • Design secure network architectures
  • Understand and apply threat management concepts
  • Explain data protection techniques

In this program, you will learn the following:

1. Cybersecurity and Cyberthreat Fundamentals

This module covers the importance of cybersecurity and the impact organisations can face when they are not cyber secure. It covers the various types of cyber threats and the measures organisations should take to protect themselves against them.

  • Introduction to Cybersecurity
  • What is Cybersecurity, and why is cybersecurity important?
  • Elements of Cybersecurity
  • Impact of Cybersecurity - Cultural, Official and Solution Impact
  • Cyber Criminals and types of attacks
  • Motivation
  • Active attacks, Phishing and Pharming
  • Viruses, Worms and Trojans
  • Information Assurance and Cyber Assurance
  • Confidentiality, Integrity, Authenticity and Availability
  • Mission Assurance

  • 2.Fundamentals of Risk Management

    This module talks about an important aspect of cybersecurity – risk. Participants will learn how to identify and mitigate common types of risks, such as malware, identity theft and others.

  • Threat Management
  • Identifying and Assessing Threats and Risks
  • Cyber Threat Patterns
  • Threat Protection Techniques
  • Combating Threats
  • Cyber Investigation and Technological Measures
  • International Legislation Initiatives
  • Strategies to control risk
  • Information Security Policy, Standards and Frameworks
  • Chain of Custody
  • Workshop - Risk and Threat Management

  • 3.Network Security

    Network security is highly important in order to protect the integrity of the network and the data that flows through it. Often, most of the cyber attacks happen at the network layer. In this module, the participants will understand the common types of cyber attacks that a network can face, along with some of the protection measures that can be taken.

  • Common network vulnerabilities
  • Introduction to firewalls and firewall architectures
  • Intrusion Detection & Prevention Systems (IDPS) and its types
  • Techniques to administer a secure network
  • Workshop - Secure Network Architecture Designing

  • 4.Data Protection

    The importance of data protection increases as the amount of data created and stored continues to grow at unprecedented rates. A large part of a data protection strategy is ensuring that data can be restored quickly after any corruption or loss. Protecting data from compromise and ensuring data privacy are other key components of data protection. This module will give the participants an insight into the risks involved with data and the protection techniques.

  • Introduction
  • Need for Data Protection
  • Common Techniques for Prevention of Attacks
  • Data Security
  • Data Security, Integrity and Backups
  • Standard Security Measures
  • Physical Security, Software Safeguards
  • Biometric and Encryption Systems
  • Digital Signature and Certificates
  • Software Privacy
  • Soft-Lifting and Hard Disk Loading
  • Software Protection
  • Downloading and Software Counterfeiting
  • Legal Practices
  • Copyrights
  • Legal and Ethical Issues
  • Software Registration and Access Rights
  • Workshop – Architecting Data Protection Policies & Systems

  • 5.Cybersecurity - Trends of the Future

    Cybersecurity has become an important aspect everywhere, and its requirement is increasing as the technology grows. This module provides a quick insight into what are the upcoming trends in cybersecurity. It will allow the participants to get a know-how of the future requirements in the industry.

    • Cloud Security
    • Mobile Security
    • AI/ML Security

    The course is specially designed for:

    • IT professionals and security analysts who want to understand the fundamentals and best practices in cybersecurity.

    A basic understanding of IT systems is recommended but not mandatory.

    The Fundamentals of Cybersecurity course is a valuable credential for anyone interested in a career in information security. With the growing demand for information security professionals, there are many opportunities available.

    Here are some of the career prospects:

    • Information security manager/consultant/auditor
    • Compliance officer
    • Risk manager
    • Security architect/engineer/analyst/researcher

    The course content and structure are developed by the domain experts from TÜV SÜD. With immense experience and knowledge of the relevant standards, our team of product specialists and technical experts at TÜV SÜD have developed the course content based on the current business landscape and market requirements.

    Upon completing the course, you will receive a certificate from TÜV SÜD.

    1. Can I also attend e-learning courses on top of attending the Fundamentals of Cybersecurity course?
    Yes, you can register for any e-learning course at TÜV SÜD.

    2. How do I enroll for the Fundamentals of Cybersecurity course?
    To enroll, please click on "Buy now" and check out your cart.

    3. What is the Fundamentals of Cybersecurity course methodology?
    Participants will learn through lectures, case studies, group exercises and discussions.

    4. Can I get a refund if I cancel my enrollment?

    • If you communicate the cancellation to us by email within 14 days before the confirmed training date, we will not provide a refund for the training.
    • If you communicate the cancellation to us by email more than 14 days before the confirmed training date, we will provide a 50 % refund for the training.

    5. Are there any tests in the middle of the course?
    There are no in-between assessments, but case studies will be included in the Fundamentals of Cybersecurity course.

    Net Price (excl. GST)
    S$ 750.00

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