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Information & Computer Security Training

  • Course type: Self-paced
  • Available Lessons: 131
  • Average Lesson Length: 8 min
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    What is Computer Security? - Definition & Basics

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Course Summary

Use this collection of lessons to broaden your knowledge of information and computer security, including industry basics, security threats and breaches, encryption, and more. Brought to you by field experts, these lessons address the critical topics in computer security to help you quickly understand complex topics to help you advance in your current position or prepare for a new job.
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Lesson 1 - What is TLS Encryption?  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - What is SSL Encryption? - Definition & Explanation  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Symmetric Encryption: Definition & Example  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Symmetric Encryption: Types & Advantages  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Blowfish Encryption: Strength & Example  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - End-to-End Encryption: Email & Android  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - End-to-End Encryption Software  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - What is Email Encryption? - Definition & Methods  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - What is BitLocker Drive Encryption?  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Public Key Encryption: Definition & Example  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - RSA Algorithm: Encryption & Example  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - What is WEP Encryption? - Process & Types  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Types of Encryption Keys  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - RC4 Encryption Algorithm  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Wi-Fi Encryption: Types, Security & Standards  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - HTTPS Encryption  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - What is Transparent Data Encryption (TDE)?  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Homomorphic Encryption: Example & Definition  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Elliptic Curve Cryptography (ECC): Encryption & Example  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Data at Rest Encryption: Software & Requirements  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - VPN Encryption: Types & Protocols  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - What is 2048-Bit Encryption?  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - One-Time Pad Encryption: Example & Definition  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - Off-the-Record Messaging (OTR) & Encryption  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - What is Link Encryption?  Take Quiz
Lesson 26 - What is IPsec Encryption?  Take Quiz
Lesson 27 - Kerberos Encryption Types  Take Quiz
Lesson 28 - What is On-the-Fly Encryption?  Take Quiz
Lesson 29 - What is Polymorphic Encryption?  Take Quiz
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