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How to break into (Cyber)Security

  • 14:00
  • Wed
  • 15 Nov
Black Hat Campus


This exciting crash course is designed to introduce new and aspiring cybersecurity professionals to the fundamentals of the field. Through interactive activities and real-world case studies, participants will gain a basic understanding of cybersecurity concepts and practices, and learn how to apply them to real-world scenarios. By the end of the course, participants will be equipped with the foundational knowledge and skills needed to pursue a career in cybersecurity.


Course Outline

1. Introduction to Cybersecurity

    - Overview of the current threat landscape

    - Importance of cybersecurity in modern society

2. Cybersecurity Fundamentals

    - Basic security concepts and terminology

    - Common types of cyber attacks and threats

3. Protecting Against Cyber Attacks

    - Best practices for securing networks, devices, and data

    - Introduction to risk management and threat modeling

4. Responding to Cyber Incidents

    - Incident response planning and implementation

    - Identifying and mitigating cyber threats

5. Cybersecurity Career Paths

    - Overview of cybersecurity career paths and opportunities

    - Steps to take to pursue a career in cybersecurity


At the end of the course, participants will have a clear understanding of the cybersecurity field and the skills needed to pursue a career in this exciting and rapidly growing industry.