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Comentários e feedback de alunos de IT Security: Defense against the digital dark arts da instituição Google

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1,496 avaliações

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. 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 Cesar R M C

Jun 26, 2019

Definitely worth taking. It's challenging and achievable.


Aug 02, 2020

It is a good course for having a hands on experience :D

por Ranjoy S R

Jul 09, 2020

Could be better if there were more hands-on exercises.

por Luís C

May 02, 2020

Very interesting course with full of isefull subjects


Feb 11, 2019

I can't even imagine how harder in the real world.

por Harrison H

Nov 11, 2018

Peer-reviewed assignments will be the death of me

por Lee W

Jul 16, 2020

Good overview of security for computer systems.

por Lexii P

Aug 16, 2018

Make sure you check the discussion for week 6!

por Murlene F

May 29, 2020

I had a few issues with the 3rd party labs.

por Jon S

Nov 04, 2018

Very good course. Well-presented material.

por Ruth

May 25, 2018

This is a good course and well presented.

por Haim K

Jul 02, 2020

I wish there would be more hands on labs

por Caspar C

Feb 11, 2019

Very resourceful and challenging course!

por Ronnie L P S

May 22, 2018

Great opportunity to learn IT Support!

por Manabu T

Aug 31, 2019

Good start up resource for beginner

por Soumendu M

Jul 08, 2020

Very nice course for beginners!

por Aayush G

Apr 20, 2020

should add some video tutorials

por alejandro g

Jun 29, 2020

helped increase my knowledge.

por Ariel B

Jun 03, 2020

Man, that last test hit hard.

por Brice F

Jul 31, 2019

it was definitely worth it

por Marcos S

Aug 20, 2018

Nice intro to IT security.

por Julio P

Dec 08, 2019

Challenging but exciting.


Oct 14, 2020

It was great experience

por Shreyas P M

May 23, 2020

it was great experiance

por Umesh P

May 08, 2020

A very helpful course!