Top 10 Information Security Tools

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Beginner level

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IT / Pentest professional

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English language

Course Start Dates

04 February 2022

10 weeks / 3 month

40 Hours Live Interactive Learning

4 hours / week

In this course, you will learn from basic to the most advanced options to use the top 10 information security tools used by penetration testers and ethical hackers.

Top 10 Information Security Tools

Course objective

After taking this course, the students will have all the knowledge necessary to perform several tasks while using the following tools:

  • Linux commands and bash scripts
  • Wireshark, Tshark, and Tcpdump
  • Snort
  • Volatility
  • Netcat
  • Nmap
  • Password crackers
  • Metasploint framework
  • Burpsuite
  • OpenVas and other open-source vulnerability scanners
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Prerequisites / Equipments

  • Basic IT Background
  • Basic InfoSec knowledge
  • Basic Ethical Hacking knowledge
  • Basic programming skills
  • Basic Linux knowledge
  • A laptop or computer with Kali Linux or a virtualizer to run a Kali Linux virtual machine
  • Internet connection
  • Laptop with microphone and camera
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Target audience

  • Computer Science / Cyber Security students looking to gain real-world knowledge
  • Career professionals looking to make the jump into security work
  • Engineers looking to improve their understanding of security
  • PenTesters looking to sharpen their skills.
  • IT Personal trying to use specific tools to assess their environment
  • Infosec auditors trying to use specific tools to assess the customer's environment

What makes us unique?

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Real-world cyber security challenges from industry experts

All of our students are provided with private Virtual Machines and Hacking Labs for a practical & personalized learning experience with over 30 international academics and experts from 10 countries.

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Learn anytime anywhere in Switzerland or other countries

The entire course is live and interactive. All students will have direct access to their own lab, online campus, the teacher’s screen, and the live class itself, they’ll have a big advantage over traditional face-to-face classes.

Training Fee

990 CHF

10 weeks training
with 90 days access

Certificate

After successfully completing the course, the Swiss Cyber Institute provided training certificates for each participant in an electronic format.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is Live Interactive Learning?
The entire course is live and interactive. All students will have direct access to their own lab, online campus, the teacher’s screen, and the live class itself, they’ll have a big advantage over traditional face-to-face classes.

We will use several standards and publications in this course:

  • CSA STAR matrix
  • MITRE ATTACK framework

Classes will be recorded for the students so they can review the material.

How will the information be organized?

The course will be divided into the following modules:

  • Security and risk management
  • Asset and information governance
  • Information security controls and models
  • Infrastructure and network security
  • Identity and access management
  • Ethical Hacking and Security audits
  • IoT Security
  • Information security in the software development lifecycle
When will each module be available?

Students will need to finish one module before they move to the next one.

Students will take 6 weeks to complete the course, taking 4 hours per live class and 4 hours for assignments each week.

How will students interact with the Instructor?
  • Live Classes / Video conferencing
  • Email / Instant messaging / Social networks

Students can contact the teacher at any time they want. The teacher will reply as soon as possible.

Live classes will be performed so students can also ask live questions if they have any.

What are the evaluation methods?
  • Tests
  • Live class exercises and presentations
  • Final project presentation

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