Fundamentals of Cybersecurity

COM SCI X 420.1
This course combines theoretical security models with practical examples for a comprehensive intro and should benefit auditors, system administrators, or anyone else with a basic understanding of information technology.
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Classroom
Online
Starting at $995.00
As few as 10 weeks
4.0 Credits
3.6 CEUs

What you can learn.

  • Understand the role of a security policy and how an organization can manage information security
  • Understand how security relates to risk and the role of risk analysis
  • Understand the strengths and weaknesses of various authentication methods
  • Understand how proper software development can reduce security risks, and describe the types of vulnerabilities poorly written software can experience
  • Understand the importance of hardware security mechanisms in enforcing all other technical security controls
  • Know how the various layers of the network protocol stack contribute to security

About this course:

This course combines theoretical security models with practical state-of-the-art examples for a comprehensive and useful introduction to this field and should benefit auditors, system administrators, or anyone else with a basic understanding of information technology. Topics include security policies, risk analysis, cryptography, and network security. Course material is consistent with relevant portions of the Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP) certification exam's Common Body of Knowledge (CBK).

Winter 2019 Schedule

These courses are fully online, and there are no in-person classroom meetings.

Available
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Instructor: Vincent LeVeque
364940
Fee:
$995.00
21 days left. Enroll by Jan 8, 2019
See Details
Notes
Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: January 14, 2019. Internet access required. Materials required.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 21, 2019
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
CISSP All-in-One Exam Guide, Seventh Edition by Shon Harris

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Available
-
Tuesday 6:30PM - 10:00PM
364917
Fee:
$995.00
21 days left. Enroll by Jan 8, 2019
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: January 14, 2019. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 21, 2019
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
CISSP All-in-One Exam Guide, Seventh Edition by Shon Harris
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Tue Jan 8, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 212
Discussion
Tue Jan 15, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 212
Discussion
Tue Jan 22, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 212
Discussion
Tue Jan 29, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 212
Discussion
Tue Feb 5, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 212
Discussion
Tue Feb 12, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 212
Discussion
Tue Feb 19, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 212
Discussion
Tue Feb 26, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 212
Discussion
Tue Mar 5, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 212
Discussion
Tue Mar 12, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 212

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