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Certified Blockchain Security Professional (CBSP) Exam Prep Specialization
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Certified Blockchain Security Professional (CBSP) Exam Prep Specialization

Launch your career in blockchain security. Master skills in cryptographic principles, blockchain consensus mechanisms, security protocols, and risk assessment strategies

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Jignasha Dalal
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Instructors: Jignasha Dalal

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Specialization - 3 course series

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What you'll learn

  • Explore cryptographic principles that apply in blockchain technology, focusing on hash functions and digital signatures. 

  • Analyze the security implications of blockchain consensus mechanisms like Proof of Stake (PoS) and Proof of Work (PoW).

  • Describe the security considerations associated with smart contracts in blockchain technology.

  • Evaluate and minimize security risks fundamental in blockchain technology.

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Specialization - 3 course series

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Specialization - 3 course series

What you'll learn

  • Describe the purpose of hash functions and public key cryptography in blockchain security.

  • Explore the fundamentals of blockchain technology, including blocks, chains, and network security, and identify and encounter basic threats.

  • Analyze the security of Proof of Work (PoW), Proof of Stake (PoS), and alternative consensus methods.

Skills you'll gain

Category: Smart contract security
Category: Cryptography for blockchain
Category: Blockchain consensus
Category: Blockchain risk appraisal and security
Category: Hash functions in blockchain

What you'll learn

  • Explore architectural and cryptographic security measures designed to safeguard cryptographic systems and smart contracts.

  • Explain various security vulnerabilities, threats in smart contract development, reentrancy, unchecked return values, and phishing attacks.

  • Identify and mitigate common security threats, such as denial of service attacks, race conditions, and frontrunning, among others.

Skills you'll gain

Category: Threat identification and mitigation
Category: Smart contract vulnerabilities
Category: Security system design
Category: Blockchain security
Category: Cryptographic security measures

What you'll learn

  • Explain how to integrate blockchain technology into business operations while prioritizing robust security measures.

  • Evaluate practical strategies for deploying distributed ledger solutions across industries.

  • Identify key considerations for safeguarding sensitive data and mitigating potential threats within the blockchain ecosystem.

  • Explain how to address real-world challenges in implementing blockchain in a business.

Skills you'll gain

Category: Cross-chain communication
Category: Alternative Distributed Ledger Technologies
Category: Permissioned blockchain architecture
Category: Product distribution and monetization
Category: Public blockchain architecture

Instructors

Jignasha Dalal
SkillUp EdTech
3 Courses120 learners

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