This course is an overview of Internet Privacy. It intends to provide an insight of the concept, challenges, threats and tools to assist in maintaining the privacy when browsing the Internet. Since it is a course for beginners, it starts from the very basic fundamentals of cyber security. The aim is to build a strong foundation and offer comprehensive learning about various digital threats and it also talks about the ways by which one can maintain his privacy over the Internet.
You will learn about the standard cybersecurity terminology, analyse various threats and attacks, examine various protecting system and gain a hands-on experience.
The course begins by giving a detailed introduction about the concept and fundamentals of Internet. It includes the basic cybersecurity terminology as well as a detailed description about hacking.
After completing this module, you will not only be able to protect your systems, but also generate protected backup copies, which will allow you to back up all data from your computer or smartphone and store it in a safe location. Should you ever have your smartphone, tablet, or laptop stolen, you will be able to recover all the data on a different device within half an hour, without losing any data.
Since it is important to have a deep knowledge of malwares and cyber threats, we will be talking in detail about the types of malware and their effect on operation system. We will also discuss case studies on phishing and identity theft for better understanding of potential threats and attacks.