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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....

Melhores avaliações


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.


Jul 01, 2020

Thank you Google, Qwiklabs and the Coursera team for giving me this wonderful opportunity to learn the vast IT world. Thank you for providing me with the knowledge and the start to a career in IT.

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por Belew W

Dec 04, 2018

A course that everyone in the digital world needs to know it.


May 01, 2020

best google course !!!! no words ,learn cybersecurity skills

por Francisco R A

Nov 07, 2019

policies and defenses are the most important in this course.

por Michael H

Jul 03, 2019

Excellent overview of defensive practice for cyber security.

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!


May 23, 2020

Learnt a piece of useful information regarding IT security.

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


May 24, 2020

Excellent course help to improve my skill in tech support.

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 Konatham N J b

Jul 07, 2020

I learn so many cyber attacks basics and love this course

por Shubham S

May 26, 2020

This Course is very helpful for beginner for IT Security.

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 Daniel R

Jun 10, 2020

Interesting course. Learned more than I thought I would.

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.