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Complete Cloud Security Basics, the first course in the Cloud Security specialization.

Approx. 11 hours to complete
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What you will learn

  • How to analyze a data breach and trace it back to the vulnerability that made it possible.

  • How data security and privacy requirements arise from legal obligations and industry standards.

Skills you will gain

HIPAA basicsCompare cloud data servicesAnalyze a data breachDatabase security basicsPCI-DSS basics
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Intermediate Level

Complete Cloud Security Basics, the first course in the Cloud Security specialization.

Approx. 11 hours to complete
English

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University of Minnesota

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

2 hours to complete

Organizing and Protecting Data

2 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 64 min)
5 videos
Databases11m
Protecting Company Data17m
Data Cycle9m
Data Classification18m
2 practice exercises
Data Concepts30m
States and Classifications30m
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

SQL and Data Breaches

3 hours to complete
2 videos (Total 21 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
2 videos
How To Assess a Data Breach Vulnerability12m
1 reading
SQL Injection Diagram15m
1 practice exercise
SQL30m
Week
3

Week 3

3 hours to complete

What Vendors Provide

3 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 48 min)
5 videos
Storage in Service Models14m
Six Cloud Data Services7m
Data Protection for Cloud Services10m
Survey of a Provider’s Data Services5m
1 practice exercise
Data for Service Models30m
Week
4

Week 4

3 hours to complete

Data Privacy and the Cloud

3 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 44 min), 2 readings, 2 quizzes
3 videos
US Privacy Laws15m
The General Data Protection Regulation11m
2 readings
PCI-DSS Quick Reference Guide30m
HIPAA Security for the Small Provider20m
2 practice exercises
Privacy and PCI-DSS30m
Data Privacy30m

About the Cybersecurity in the Cloud Specialization

Cybersecurity in the Cloud

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