Introduction to Computer Security

Open University of the Netherlands
The course does not assume any prior knowledge of computer security and can be enjoyed by anyone interested in improving the security of their digital life. By the end of the course, you'll be able to
1. Explain the fundamental concepts of computer security
2. Understand how to protect your computer (Cryptography, Malware, how passwords work, how to set up good passwords, how a passwords management program works)
3. Explain basic network security concepts
4. Realize how firewalls work and how to set up these
5. Comprehend how tunneling and intrusions detection work
6. Identify risks you can encounter as a social network user

Language: English

Start date 19 February 2018

Duration: 3 weeks

Hours of study: 1 hours

EQF-Level: EQF level 1



Delivery mode: Learn anywhere online



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