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Computer Science 110: Introduction to Cybersecurity

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Computer Science 110: Introduction to Cybersecurity has been evaluated and recommended for 3 semester hours and may be transferred to over 2,000 colleges and universities. With this self-paced course, you get engaging lessons, expert instructors who make even the most challenging introductory cybersecurity topics simple, and an excellent resource for getting a head start on your degree.
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11 chapters in Computer Science 110: Introduction to Cybersecurity

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Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(0, 11)}}
Ch 1. Introduction to Cybersecurity {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[490919].percentComplete}}% complete
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - What is Cybersecurity? - Definition & Principles Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490921].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490921].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490921].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490921].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What is Information Security? - Definition & Best Practices Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199795].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199795].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199795].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199795].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Importance of Information Security Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199797].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199797].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199797].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199797].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Information Security: Basic Principles Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199793].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199793].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199793].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199793].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - History of Information Security Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199799].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199799].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199799].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199799].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Definition of Threat in Information Security Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199823].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199823].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(1, 11)}}
Ch 2. Basics of Cybercrime {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[490923].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Types of Internet Security Threats Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219375].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219375].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219375].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219375].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Technocrime: Forms & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[444779].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[444779].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[444779].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[444779].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What is Cybercrime? - Definition, History, Types & Laws Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19397].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19397].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19397].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19397].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Cyber Threats: Definition & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219377].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219377].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219377].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219377].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Cyber Threats to US National Security Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219379].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219379].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219379].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219379].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Computer Security & Threat Prevention for Individuals & Organizations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1805].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1805].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1805].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1805].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - What is a Pharming Attack? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[357603].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[357603].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[357603].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[357603].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Cyber Crime in Business: Assessing Risk & Responding Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[339157].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[339157].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[339157].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[339157].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - What is Phishing? - Definition, Examples & Awareness Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56727].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56727].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56727].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56727].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - What is Social Engineering? - Definition, Types & Threats Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490925].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490925].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490925].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490925].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Social Media: Threats, Risks & Security Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[357557].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[357557].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[357557].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[357557].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(2, 11)}}
Ch 3. The Role of People in Cybercrime {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[490927].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - The Human Element of Cybercrime Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490929].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490929].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490929].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490929].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Who is a Victim of White Collar Crime? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[444737].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[444737].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[444737].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[444737].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - How People Prevent Cybercrime Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490931].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490931].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490931].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490931].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Remediation of Cybercrime: Issues & Fixes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490933].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490933].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490933].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490933].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Law Enforcement & Cybersecurity: Laws & History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490935].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490935].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490935].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490935].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The Cybersecurity Team: Roles & Responsibilities Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490937].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490937].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490937].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490937].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(3, 11)}}
Ch 4. Policies & Procedures for Cybersecurity {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[490939].percentComplete}}% complete
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - What is an Information Security Policy? - Definition & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199801].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199801].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199801].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199801].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Information Security Policy: Framework & Best Practices Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199807].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199807].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199807].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199807].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Information Security Policy & Procedure Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199805].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199805].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199805].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199805].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Information Security Plan: Examples & Incident Response Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199809].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199809].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199809].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199809].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Information Security Models: Architecture & Governance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199811].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199811].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199811].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199811].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Computer Security Best Practices & Tips Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199781].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199781].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199781].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199781].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(4, 11)}}
Ch 5. Tools & Techniques for Cybersecurity {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[490941].percentComplete}}% complete
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - How Cybercrime Prevention Tools are Used to Commit Cybercrime Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490943].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490943].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490943].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490943].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Tools for the Prevention of Cybercrime Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490945].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490945].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490945].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490945].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Tools for the Detection of Cybercrime Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490947].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490947].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490947].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490947].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Tools for Responding to & Fixing Cybercrime Events Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490949].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490949].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490949].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490949].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(5, 11)}}
Ch 6. Impact of Cybercrime on Electronic Communication {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[490951].percentComplete}}% complete
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - Computer-Mediated Communication: Definition, Types & Advantages Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54258].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54258].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54258].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54258].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Internet Communication: Social Media, Email, Blog, & Chat Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1751].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1751].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1751].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1751].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Computers as a Means for Cybercrime Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490953].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490953].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490953].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490953].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Role of Email in Cybercrime Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490955].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490955].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490955].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490955].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Role of Instant Messaging in Cybercrime Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490957].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490957].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490957].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490957].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - How Social Networks are Used in Cybercrime Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490959].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490959].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490959].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490959].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - How Technology has Changed Crime Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490961].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490961].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490961].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490961].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Cell Phones & Cell Phone Infrastructure in Cybercrime Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490963].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490963].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490963].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490963].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 7. Cryptography in Cybersecurity {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[490965].percentComplete}}% complete
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - What is Cryptography? - Definition & Uses Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490967].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490967].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490967].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490967].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The History of Encryption Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199867].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199867].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199867].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199867].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What is Encryption? - Definition, Types & Methods Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10454].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10454].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10454].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10454].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Basic Encryption Methods Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199865].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199865].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199865].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199865].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What is Advanced Encryption Standard (AES)? - Definition & Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199871].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199871].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199871].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199871].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What is The Data Encryption Standard (DES)? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199873].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199873].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199873].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[199873].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Law Enforcement, Cryptography & Cybercrime Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490969].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490969].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490969].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490969].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 8. Understanding & Preventing Computer Viruses {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[490971].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - What is Malware? - Definition, Examples & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219305].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219305].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219305].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219305].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What is a Computer Virus? - Definition, Types & Protection Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10455].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10455].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10455].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10455].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The History of Computer Viruses Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490973].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490973].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490973].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490973].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - What is a Trojan Horse Virus? - Definition, Examples & Removal Options Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10451].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10451].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10451].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10451].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What is a Worm Virus? - Definition, Examples & Removal Tools Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10460].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10460].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10460].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10460].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(8, 11)}}
Ch 9. Cybercrime & Software Development {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[490975].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - What is Computer Software? - Definition & Applications Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6120].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6120].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6120].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6120].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Systems Development Life Cycles: Software Development Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1788].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1788].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1788].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1788].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Types of Software Development & Their Vulnerability to Cybercrime Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490977].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490977].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490977].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490977].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Secure Software: Definition & Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490979].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490979].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490979].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490979].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Types of Software Testing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[146716].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[146716].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[146716].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[146716].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The Role of Software Testing in Cybercrime Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490981].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490981].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490981].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490981].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Roles in Producing Safe Software Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490983].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490983].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490983].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490983].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(9, 11)}}
Ch 10. Operating System & Network Security {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[490985].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - The Role of Operating Systems in Security Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[465079].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[465079].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[465079].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[465079].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Computer Operating Systems: Managing Hardware and Software Resources Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1735].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1735].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1735].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1735].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Operating System Security: Policies & Procedures Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490987].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490987].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490987].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[490987].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Types of Network Security Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219319].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219319].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219319].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219319].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What is a Firewall in Network Security? - Role & Use Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219321].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219321].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219321].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219321].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Network Security Threats: Types & Vulnerabilities Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219351].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219351].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219351].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219351].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - What Is a Virtual Private Network (VPN)? - Definition & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7768].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7768].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7768].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7768].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - What is a Network Security Policy? - Procedures & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219343].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219343].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219343].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219343].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(10, 11)}}
Ch 11. Disaster Recovery in Cybersecurity {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[490989].percentComplete}}% complete
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - What Is a Business Disaster Recovery Plan? - Definition & Example Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6904].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6904].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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