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About the Course

This course gives you the background needed to understand basic Cybersecurity. You will learn the history of Cybersecurity, types and motives of cyber attacks to further your knowledge of current threats to organizations and individuals. Key terminology, basic system concepts and tools will be examined as an introduction to the Cybersecurity field. You will learn about critical thinking and its importance to anyone looking to pursue a career in Cybersecurity. Finally, you will begin to learn about organizations and resources to further research cybersecurity issues in the Modern era. This course is intended for anyone who wants to gain a basic understanding of Cybersecurity or as the first course in a series of courses to acquire the skills to work in the Cybersecurity field as a Jr Cybersecurity Analyst. The completion of this course also makes you eligible to earn the Introduction to Cybersecurity Tools & Cyber Attacks IBM digital badge. More information about the badge can be found

Top reviews

Dec 24, 2020

If you want to learn cybersecurity and you have no idea about that. Then this is the best course which covers all the basic topics and provide you a best knowledge about cybersecurity and their tools.

Aug 14, 2020

The reading link to Week 03's Framework and their purpose is Broken. Please Fix it. Everything else seemed perfect. I would recommend this course for people who think of starting their careers in CyS.

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By Leela M

Apr 6, 2021

I have learned a lot and giving thanks to Coursera for providing this cybersecurity course.


Dec 25, 2020

Was really a well-prepared and informative course I will definately word hard in this path.

By Richard A

Aug 6, 2020

This course is incredible because i get to learn how cybersecurity operates in the society.

By Achala S

Jun 16, 2020

Excellent Course. Gave me a different approach to my prior knowledge related to this field.

By Sanjay N S

May 11, 2020

Thanks a lot for making me understand the terminologies in less amount of time, loved it :)

By venkata n y k

Apr 26, 2020

Good information about cyber security,cyber attacks,tools to protect oir information.etc...

By Vihanga D

Sep 24, 2021

The course was actually great and I would like to recommend this ibm course for beginners.

By Jhon B

Jul 3, 2021

Gracias, me pareció muy bueno el curso, los videos los podrían mejorar ser mas didácticos.

By Brandon R

Apr 22, 2021

It was a great experience, learning a lot that I didn't know or ever aware of. recommended

By Clay R

Feb 8, 2021

This course provided a great overview of key focus areas of security. Highly recommended.

By Ahmed A G

Jul 8, 2020

I really enjoyed taking this course .. it was full of valuable informations .. Thank you !


Oct 6, 2021

the course material was detailed and well delivered by the various instructors . grateful

By Ahmed A

May 8, 2021

very helpful for my study because i learned about cyber security and i upgraded my skills

By Vijaya D G

Sep 18, 2020

This course gives a wide basic knowledge to beginners on cyber security. Very interesting

By Didier M

Jun 27, 2020

This was a very informative and education introduction to cybersecurity. I learned a lot.

By Naresh k

Oct 23, 2021

i think coursera is the best plateform for who has less money so plzz go to the coursera

By Francesco R

Dec 13, 2020

I loved it and a lot of knoledge that I would like to store for me in future. Thanks IBM

By Diane M

Nov 19, 2020

Thank you for an amazing opportunity to learn this course was so helpful and incredible.

By Brigitt D B B

Aug 23, 2020

A really good course. lot's of information and resources available for the participants.

By Alicia C C

Aug 16, 2020

Eu aprendi muito com instrutores maravilhosos. Parabéns a IBM por criar um curso tão bom

By Abdulrasaq O

Jul 26, 2020

I learn a lot of new things and a lot of material needed for Cyber security professional

By Saketh V

Jun 3, 2020

This course teaches the basics required to understand cyber attacks and security related

By Eyüp B

Jun 2, 2020

Really good education for who searching Cyber Security introduction and more. Thank you.

By Damith H

May 7, 2020

This is good course for beginner of cyber security. Its a great chance for me. thank you

By Julio A M A

Jul 31, 2021

This course has helped me a lot in a very short time, the materials are quite accurate!