(Includes Ethical Hacking)

The cybersecurity professional certificate course is geared towards creating the absolute cybersecurity expert, equally at ease in providing security for futuristic networks and legacy systems.

The cybersecurity professional course provides comprehensive training in all aspects of cyber defense methodologies. This course covers the proactive defense mechanisms required of a cybersecurity professional including ethical hacking, firewalls, IPS, vulnerability assessment and cryptography. Vital cybersecurity reactive techniques are also discussed including SIEM, mobile and digital forensics, log analysis and patch management. This course consists of three modules viz

  1. Security Risk Assessment (Ethical Hacking)
  2. Proactive Defense and Countermeasures
  3. Incident Response and Management

A thorough understanding of the underlying principles of networking and operating systems is a prerequisite to pursuing this advanced course. The student is expected to be knowledgeable in IP networks, TCP / IP stack, protocols like http, https, ICMP, ARP, services like DNS, DHCP, LDAP, telnet, ssh as well as routing protocols like RIP, EIGRP, BGP, etc. Expertise in Linux and Windows servers and related technologies is a must.


Key Topics:
  • Security Risk Assessment
  • Dos and DDos Attacks
  • Attack Mitigation Techniques
  • Firewalls, IDS, IPS
  • Cryptography
  • Incident Response and Management
  • Log Analysis
  • Forensics
The course will cover:
Module 1: Security Risk Assessment (Ethical Hacking)
  • What is Hacking
  • What is Ethical Hacking
  • What is Penetration Testing
  • What is Vulnerability Auditing
  • What is FootPrinting
  • Footprinting Techniques
  • Footprinting Website & Tools
  • What is Network scanning
  • Types of Scanners
  • Vulnerability Scanner Tools
  • What is a proxy server
  • Types of proxies
  • What is a Darkweb
  • Why hackers prefer to use Darkweb
  • What is a web server
  • Types of web attacks
  • What is session hijacking
  • Session hijacking Techniques
  • Session hijacking Tools
  • What is a DoS and DDoS attack
  • DoS attack techniques
  • DoS attack Tools
  • What is System Hacking
  • What is Password Cracking
  • Password Cracking techniques
  • Password Cracking Website & Tools
  • What is a sniffer
  • Sniffing Techniques
  • Sniffing Tools
  • What is Phishing
  • Phishing Techniques
  • Phishing Tools
  • What is malware
  • Types of malware
  • Malware creation Tools
  • USB password stealers
  • Types of wireless networks
  • Wireless Hacking Techniques
  • Wireless Hacking Tools
  • What is Kali Linux
  • Kali Linux Tools