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Beginner Level

Approx. 2 hours to complete

English

Subtitles: English

Skills you will gain

Data SecurityPasswordNetwork SecurityMalwareCybersecurity

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Beginner Level

Approx. 2 hours to complete

English

Subtitles: English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

13 minutes to complete

Importance of Security

13 minutes to complete
1 video (Total 13 min)
1 video
1 practice exercise
Importance of Security
18 minutes to complete

Data and Account Security

18 minutes to complete
1 video (Total 18 min)
1 practice exercise
Data and Account Security
29 minutes to complete

Passwords

29 minutes to complete
2 videos (Total 19 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
2 videos
Create Complex Password1m
1 reading
Common Passwords of 201610m
1 practice exercise
Password
24 minutes to complete

Networking and Mobile Security

24 minutes to complete
2 videos (Total 24 min)
2 videos
Mobile Devices and Security8m
1 practice exercise
Networking and Mobile Security
1 hour to complete

Malware

1 hour to complete
1 video (Total 12 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
1 video
2 readings
Safe Browsing Do's and Don'ts10m
Tips for Defending Against Exploits and Guard your Vulnerabilities10m
1 practice exercise
Malware
17 minutes to complete

Social Engineering

17 minutes to complete
2 videos (Total 17 min)
2 videos
Phishing8m
1 practice exercise
Social Engineering

Course Assessment

1 practice exercise
Course Assessment

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