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Cybersecurity

Instructor Omar Santos
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Time to complete: 26h 14m

Published byCisco Press, Pearson Education, and Pearson IT Certification

CreatedMay 2018

More than 25 Hours of Expert Video Instruction

This course is a complete guide to help you get up and running with your cybersecurity career. You will learn the key tenets and fundamentals of networking and security basics; cybersecurity management, monitoring and analysis; network security telemetry; digital forensics and incident response (DFIR); fundamentals of ethical hacking and penetration testing; advanced wireless hacking and pen testing; mobile device security, and IoT Security.

This Complete Video Course provides a complete learning path for building your skills as a cyber security professional. You will start with the fundamental concepts, so you can increase your core knowledge before quickly moving on to actually working through pen testing and ethical hacking projects—so you can start to build your skills. Omar Santos, best-selling Cisco Press and Pearson security author and trainer, has compiled the lessons in this title from other training courses. You will find that the lessons build on each in an easy-to-follow organization, so you can move through the topics at your own pace.

This course provides supplemental material to reinforce some of the critical concepts and techniques that the reader has learned and provides scripts that help you build your own hacking environment, examples of real-life penetration testing reports, and more. This material can be found at theartofhacking.org.

Topics include:

Module 1: Networking and Security Basics
Module 2: Cybersecurity Management, Monitoring, and Analysis
Module 3: Network Security Telemetry
Module 4: Digital Forensics and Incident Response (DFIR)
Module 5: Fundamentals of Ethical Hacking and Penetration Testing
Module 6: Advanced Wireless Hacking and Penetration Testing
Module 7: Mobile Device Security
Module 8: Internet of Things (IoT) Security

About the Instructor

Omar Santos is an active member of the cyber security community, where he leads several industry-wide initiatives and standards bodies. His active role helps businesses, academic institutions, state and local law enforcement agencies, and other participants dedicated to increasing the security of their critical infrastructures. Omar is the author of more than a dozen books and video courses, as well as numerous white papers, articles, and security configuration guidelines and best practices. Omar is a principal engineer of the Cisco Product Security Incident Response Team (PSIRT), where he mentors and leads engineers and incident managers during the investigation and resolution of cyber security vulnerabilities. Additional information about Omar’s current projects can be found at omarsantos.io, and you can follow Omar on Twitter: @santosomar.

Skill Level

  • All levels

Who Should Take This Course

This course serves as comprehensive guide for anyone who would like to start a career in cyber security.

Course Requirements

Requires basic knowledge of Internet and networking technology.

About Pearson Video Training

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