Careers In Cybersecurity
Getting started in cybersecurity can be tough, and the number of careers seems endless. This course will get you hands-on with six of the most common cybersecurity roles, including penetration tester, digital forensics, cloud security, governance, security analyst, and security engineer. Decide which career is right for you today!
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Module 1: Introduction
Module 2: Security Analyst
Module 3: Security Engineer
Module 4: Governance Risk & Compliance
Module 5: Cloud Security Engineer
Module 6: Digital Forensics & Incident Responder
Module 7: Penetration Tester
Breaking into cybersecurity can be challenging at the best of times. The industry has so many different roles and disciplines. Don’t let that keep you from getting started. This course will get you up close to six major fields in cybersecurity: Penetration Testing; Digital Forensics and Incident Response (DFIR); Cloud Security Engineering; Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC); Security Engineering; and Security Analyst. You’ll hear from subject matter experts in each of these fields discussing what a day in the life is like for each of them. Discover what led them to these careers and what still excites them today.
In addition, you’ll have the chance to get hands-on with activities each of these roles is likely to perform regularly. Ever wanted to crack a password? No problem, dive into the Penetration Tester lab. Ever wanted to evaluate whether a software solution is truly secure? We’ve got you covered in the Security Engineer lab. At the end of this course, you’ll have a great idea of what field in cybersecurity you could make your goal.
Technical Manager, Red Team
Security Researcher - Incident Response
Cloud Security Architect
Infrastructure Vulnerability Remediation Engineer
Complete this entire course to earn a Careers In Cybersecurity Certificate of Completion
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