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Blockchain Security Advanced Protection
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Blockchain Security Advanced Protection

This course is part of Security for Blockchain and DApps Specialization

Taught in English

Howard Poston

Instructor: Howard Poston

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Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

Intermediate level

Recommended experience

15 hours (approximately)
Flexible schedule
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January 2024

Assessments

21 quizzes

Course

Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

Intermediate level

Recommended experience

15 hours (approximately)
Flexible schedule
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There are 7 modules in this course

Welcome to Blockchain Security - Advanced Protection and Vulnerability Analysis. Steer your ship through the misty waters of Decentralized Finance (DeFi). This module prepares you to spot the icebergs of vulnerabilities lurking beneath, such as access control lapses and frontend weaknesses. Navigate governance complexities and learn how to keep your DeFi vessel afloat amidst the hazards of price manipulation.

What's included

19 videos5 readings5 quizzes1 discussion prompt1 plugin

Step into the realm of wizards—Smart Contract Developers—but be one that casts only secure spells! Learn about the dark arts of frontend vulnerabilities, how to draft smart contracts that withstand the most cunning of attacks, and ultimately how to wield the powerful staff of auditing. Governance isn't just for kings; you'll learn its importance in contracts, too.

What's included

9 videos2 readings3 quizzes1 discussion prompt

Harness the force of secure blockchain solutions to make your ledger impenetrable. Here, you'll learn to evaluate blockchain use-cases with a security-first mindset. Craft solutions that not only fulfill business needs but also stand robust against compliance issues and vulnerabilities.

What's included

11 videos2 readings3 quizzes1 discussion prompt

Enter the mathematical wonderland of asymmetric cryptography. This module will be your guide to understanding "mathematically hard" problems that make cryptography secure. Walk through the key gates that bridge public key cryptography with blockchain, unveiling how this mystic art can keep your assets safe.

What's included

9 videos2 readings3 quizzes1 discussion prompt1 plugin

The quest for the perfect key begins here. Learn how these magical sequences are generated, and how they fit into the larger puzzle of blockchain wallets. Understand best practices for key creation, ensuring your treasure chest is always locked tight.

What's included

4 videos1 reading2 quizzes1 discussion prompt

From the frosts of 'Cold' wallets to the volcanic landscapes of 'Hot' wallets, journey through the varied terrains of key storage options. Learn about mnemonic seed phrases as the arcane scriptures of recovery and delve into key management practices that would make even a guildmaster nod in approval.

What's included

8 videos1 reading2 quizzes1 discussion prompt

The grand finale, where you face the dragons of poor private key security. This module unveils the catastrophic consequences of lax key security and teaches you the art of securing your dragon eggs—your private keys. Recognize how even the mightiest of chains are only as strong as their weakest link.

What's included

8 videos2 readings3 quizzes1 discussion prompt1 plugin

Instructor

Howard Poston
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