- Hackers and the kill chain
- Viruses, spyware, and adware
- Detecting malware with Windows Defender
- Using Windows Firewall and Linux iptables
- Scanning with Nmap
- Monitoring network communications with Netcat
- Combating application-level threats
- Scanning a website to check for vulnerabilities
- Capturing intruders through packet inspection
Skill Level Beginner
- [Malcolm] With the number and sophistication of cyber attacks increasing all the time, cybersecurity is a critical issue for government and businesses. It's also a rapidly growing area of professional work. I'm Malcolm Shore, and I've spent a career helping governments and businesses protect their systems against cyber attacks. I'm going to talk about the basics of cybersecurity, and the common tools used to target and expose the details of networks and systems and show you how to identify vulnerabilities which might be exploited in a cyber attack. If you're keen to learn more about cybersecurity, then do join me in my LinkedIn Learning Cybersecurity for IT Professionals course.
1. Why Cybersecurity?
4. Network Scanning
5. Network Connections
6. Vulnerability Scanning
7. Web Applications
8. Monitoring Packets
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