The Cyber Security Unit at the south central IOT aims to give students a broad introduction to the interesting and challenging world of Technology Security

What will I do?

The course is delivered as a mixture of conceptual theory and practical exercises

The broad range of threats and the vectors used to compromise and infect systems including Social Engineering, Ransomware, Advanced Persistent Threats and many others ·

Psychology & rationale of cyber attacks from individuals through to nation states

  • Attack surfaces and understanding risk of potential attacks to everyday environments
  • Protecting your identity
  • Defence tools and mechanisms such as Virtual Private Networks, Anti-Virus & the strategy behind strong passwords that don’t need to be remembered
  • Legal concepts, Legislation, Extradition & Forum Bar
  • Overview of related technologies including Quantum computing, Crypto Currency & The Dark Web
 College Higher Education
 Published on 2023-08-26
 Deadline NA