IT Security Fundamentals (SECFUND)

Course Description Schedule Course Outline
 

Course Overview

This 5-day instructor-led course serves as an in depth introduction to the field of Information Security - it is not aligned to a specific examination or vendor accreditation and therefore the content will be updated by QA on a regular basis.

The course allows delegate extensive hands-on experience with a variety of security software and techniques. The content is vendor-agnostic and focuses on general information security.

Who should attend

This course is designed for IT professionals and technical managers who want to understand key IT security issues and how best to address them. The course will also be of benefit to IT systems analysts, designers and software developers.

Prerequisites

Previous knowledge and use of the Internet is essential, particularly awareness of TCP/IP and standard Internet services such as the World Wide Web, e-mail and DNS. This knowledge can be gained by attending our Introduction to Networking course The course requires an understanding of Microsoft Windows operating systems; and familiarity with Linux would be an advantage.

Course Objectives

At the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Understand the IT security threats faced by a modern network
  • Understand the techniques used to mitigate these threats
  • Respond to IT security incidents
  • Understand IT security policies
  • Understand cryptography and its uses
  • Understand authentication mechanisms
  • Understand the importance of physical security
  • Understand the compliance and legal requirements of an organisation
Classroom Training

Duration 5 days

Price (excl. VAT)
  • United Kingdom: £ 3,210.-
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