Cyber Security Fundamentals: Essential Skills for Beginners course is a complete course that equips you with essential knowledge and skills to protect yourself and your digital assets from cyber threats.
This course covers key topics such as password security, online privacy, email and messaging security, safe web browsing, malware protection, and defense against cyber threats. You will learn practical techniques and best practices to enhance your online security and safeguard your personal information.
The course discovers how to create strong passwords, implement password managers, and maintain good password habits. You will understand the risks associated with weak passwords and the importance of protecting your accounts.
This course also explores the significance of privacy in the digital age and provides strategies for managing and protecting personal information. You will learn about privacy settings and tools to maintain control over your online presence.
Email and Messaging Security covers recognizing and avoiding email phishing attacks, securing email communications through encryption, and best practices for safe messaging and file sharing.
Safe Web Browsing shows how to identify and avoid malicious websites, understand browser security features, and practice safe browsing habits.
The Malware Protection introduces different types of malware and their impact. You will learn how to prevent and remove malware infections, safeguarding your devices and data.
The course also covers cyber threats like Brute Force attacks, DDoS attacks, phishing, and social engineering. You will understand how these threats compromise your security and learn strategies to stay safe.
Additionally, an introduction to cryptography explains encryption, decryption, keys, and algorithms, with real-world examples illustrating practical applications.
By the end of this course, you will have a solid foundation in cyber security fundamentals, enabling you to navigate the digital world confidently.