Building Your Cyber Security Vocabulary
Confused about some of the most common terms used when discussing digital cyber security? This course will help you with understanding these terms and vocabulary.
Given the constant barrage of malware, scams, cyber attacks, and the like, having a firm understanding of how and why cyber security helps to protect users and companies is critical. This course, Building Your Cyber Security Vocabulary, will help get you to that understanding. You'll start with an overview of cyber security and why it matters. Next, you'll learn about the most commonly used vocabulary in the industry, how to use it, and the distinct meaning of some of the words that often get used interchangeably and incorrectly. Last, you'll focus in on using the new vocabulary in a meaningful way, getting your point across in a given situation, and how to tailor your message to a specific audience. When you're finished with this course, you should be ready to understand and use the common language surrounding cyber security risks, threats, attacks, and solutions.
Course SyllabusWelcome- 2m 24s
—Welcome 2m 24sIntroduction- 14m 0s
—Cyber Security Overview and Background 5m 32s
—The Importance of Cyber Security 4m 55s
—Course Objectives 3m 32sInformation Security- 11m 58sBuilding Your Vocabulary- 13m 7sPutting It All Together- 14m 28sConclusion- 1m 23s