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Computer Science 330: Critical Infrastructure Security

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Computer Science 330: Critical Infrastructure Security 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 computer science topics simple, and an excellent resource for getting a head start on your degree.

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Types of Business Networks

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1 hours of educational videos

90 self-paced lessons

11 practice tests

3 transferable credit hours

Expert Contributor: Kat Kadian-Baumeyer

Kat has a Master of Science in Organizational Leadership and Management and teaches Business courses.

11 chapters in Computer Science 330: Critical Infrastructure Security

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Types of Business Networks Video  Take Quiz
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Industrial Networks: Definition, Types & Examples Text Lesson  Take Quiz
What is Critical Infrastructure? - HSPD-7 & Protected Industries Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Smart Grid: Definition, Components, Benefits & Security Threats Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Industrial Control Systems (ICS): System Types & Examples Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) System: Definition & Components Text Lesson  Take Quiz
History of ICS & SCADA Systems Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Industrial Control System (ICS): Zones & Security Model Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Industrial Control System (ICS): Functional Components & Uses Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Impact of the Internet of SCADA Systems Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Vulnerabilities in Industrial Control Systems (ICS) Text Lesson  Take Quiz
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Securing Industrial Networks: Purpose & Importance Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Attacks on Industrial Networks: Impacts & Incident Examples Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Common Misconceptions About Industrial Network Security: Types & Examples Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Industrial Network Security Recommendations: Common & Advanced Strategies Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Advanced Persistent Threats: Detection & Protection Text Lesson  Take Quiz
What is Computer Hacking? - Definition, Prevention & History Video  Take Quiz
Cyber Crime in Business: Assessing Risk & Responding Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Cyber War & Advanced Persistent Threats: Differences, Examples & Trends Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Insider Threat: Detection & Mitigation Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Hacktivism: Definition, Examples, Threats & Solutions Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Hacking Industrial Systems: Motives, Targets, Methods & Consequences Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Weaponization of Industrial Cyber Threats: Overview & Trends Text Lesson  Take Quiz
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Intelligent Electronic Devices in Industrial Networks: Definition, Purpose & Uses Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) in Industrial Networks: Definition, Applications & Examples Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Human-Machine Interface (HMI) in Industrial Networks: Definition, Components, Functions & Examples Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Industrial Network Architectures: Structure, Types & Examples Text Lesson  Take Quiz
How Star, Bus, Ring & Mesh Topology Connect Computer Networks in Organizations Video  Take Quiz
Physical & Logical Topology: Definition & Characteristics Video  Take Quiz
Network Topologies in Industrial Networks: Types & Examples Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Wireless Transmission Characteristics: Components & Examples Video  Take Quiz
Safety Instrumented Systems (SIS) in Critical Infrastructure: Definition, Uses & Examples Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Industrial Network Performance Factors: Types & Examples Text Lesson  Take Quiz
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OSI Model: Using Open Systems Interconnection to Send and Receive Data Video  Take Quiz
What is a Network Protocol? - Types & List Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Ethernet Standards & Frames Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Industrial Network Protocols in Critical Infrastructure: Definition & Overview Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Modbus Protocol in Industrial Networks: Definition, Applications & Equipment Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Inter-Control Center Communications (ICCP) & TASE.2 Protocols: Definition & Uses Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Distributed Network Protocol (DNP3) in Remote Systems: Definition & Components Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Object Linking and Embedding (OLE) for Process Control (OPC): Standards & Application Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Industrial Network Protocols: Ethernet, Profibus, EtherCAT & Ethernet Powerlink Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) & the Smart Grid: Composition & Security Issues Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Industrial Network Protocol Simulators: Types & Uses Text Lesson  Take Quiz
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