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Approx. 17 hours to complete
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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

2 hours to complete

Essentials I: Module 1 - Course Information

2 hours to complete
4 readings
4 readings
Essentials I Course Syllabus10m
Essentials I Course Information - Textbook, Workforce Roles10m
Essentials I Student Project Guidelines20m
LAB SETUP START HERE: Connecting to the NDG platform and performing labs.10m
3 hours to complete

Essentials I: Module 2 - Cybersecurity Design Principles

3 hours to complete
3 readings
3 readings
Reading: Cybersecurity Design10m
Reading: PCI Quick Reference Guide10m
Reading: Security Models10m
1 practice exercise
Module 2 Quiz20m
Week
2

Week 2

5 hours to complete

Essentials I: Module 3 - Security Operating Platform / Firewall Technology

5 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 47 min), 3 readings, 3 quizzes
3 videos
Video: Data Center Security with PaloAlto Networks Firewall12m
Video: Data Center Security - East / West Traffic18m
3 readings
Reading: Security Operating Platform20m
Reading: Next Generation Firewall Features Overview20m
PaloAlto Networks OS Administrator Guide20m
1 practice exercise
Module 3 Quiz20m
Week
3

Week 3

7 hours to complete

Essentials I: Module 4 - Cryptography, PKI, and Certificate Protection

7 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 31 min), 7 readings, 5 quizzes
5 videos
Video: SSL Certificates7m
Video: Ransomware Basics4m
Video: Unit 42 Ransomware Challenges3m
Video: Unit 42 - The future of Ransomware6m
7 readings
Reading: Certificates and PKI20m
DISCOVERY: Understanding Cryptography10m
DISCOVERY: Cryptography20m
DISCOVERY: AES10m
DISCOVERY: Hash Algorithms10m
Reading: Unit 42 on Ransomware20m
Essentials I Student Project Guidelines20m
1 practice exercise
Module 4 Quiz20m

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