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Sobre o curso

This course covers a wide variety of IT security concepts, tools, and best practices. It introduces threats and attacks and the many ways they can show up. We’ll give you some background of encryption algorithms and how they’re used to safeguard data. Then, we’ll dive into the three As of information security: authentication, authorization, and accounting. We’ll also cover network security solutions, ranging from firewalls to Wifi encryption options. Finally, we’ll go through a case study, where we examine the security model of Chrome OS. The course is rounded out by putting all these elements together into a multi-layered, in-depth security architecture, followed by recommendations on how to integrate a culture of security into your organization or team. At the end of this course, you’ll understand: ● how various encryption algorithms and techniques work as well as their benefits and limitations. ● various authentication systems and types. ● the difference between authentication and authorization. ● how to evaluate potential risks and recommend ways to reduce risk. ● best practices for securing a network. ● how to help others to grasp security concepts and protect themselves....

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Apr 26, 2018

Great course that is full of useful information and presented in an easy to understand way. It's an awesome beginner course that will add to your knowledge and further your knowledge of IT security.


Aug 17, 2018

This course was insane, all the possibilities, the potential for growth, and the different ways to help protect against cyber attacks. It was truly an eye-opening lesson in security. Thank you.

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por Gonzalo H O F

Dec 02, 2018

Very challenging and rich content training. Than you so much

por Jackson S

Nov 23, 2018

Great overview of IT security, a worthwhile course for sure!

por Binaya P

Aug 06, 2019

Good course and covers from basic to practical application.

por James A M J

May 17, 2019

Great course very fun, and learned a lot thank you coursera

por andrew r

Oct 02, 2019

very enlightening and informative excellent work coursera

por Sandeep B

Aug 25, 2019

Learned a lot in this course. It is recommanded to others.

por Rachael L D

Jun 24, 2019

Excellent course and instructor. Overall great experience.

por Gladstone T

Jul 24, 2018

Very good course.with important information on IT Defense.

por Patel P A

Nov 17, 2019

Excellent course. Learnt a lot and enjoyed it thoroughly.

por Daniel L

Mar 04, 2019

Last course and the best! Thank you for this quick intro!

por Reina r

Jul 23, 2018

This was a tough course. Very detailed but very worth it!

por Tebryia L

Dec 22, 2019

Challenging and full of information, highly recommended!

por Wilhelm S

Oct 21, 2019

Thank you so much for giving me the chance to take this.

por Christine F

Sep 30, 2019

This course was very interesting and tricky bu I did it!

por Marc J L

Sep 01, 2019

Such a nice intro to security concepts. Great job folks!

por Ryan O

Jan 09, 2019

Good course. Lots of valuable concepts and information.

por Tsekani A J

Aug 04, 2018

Learned so much about security that I did not know about

por Danard V

Oct 09, 2019

Thank you! This was an amazing course. I learned a lot.

por Jean F D

Aug 02, 2019

Beyond anything I thought I could do! Thank you Google!

por Jim E

Feb 07, 2019

This was a very enlightening course. Great stuff. : )

por Danilo

Dec 20, 2019

It´s a great course to learning cybersecurity concepts

por Tejal S

Oct 23, 2019

Very detailed and well constructive self-paced course.

por idowu d

Oct 16, 2019

Been a great introduction to the world of IT Security.

por Suzanne B

Sep 19, 2019

Great course for learning how to protect your network!

por Luis F L J

Sep 13, 2019


The instructor is a good teacher i learn a lot