This Course is part of a Career Path: Become a SOC Analyst - Level 1

Course Content

LEARN MORE. ACHIEVE MORE.

Follow A Path

Deciphering the essentials to enter a new career is hard, so we did it for you!

Focus on building your skills and take this course in a guided Career Path.

LEARN MORE. ACHIEVE MORE.

Follow A Path

Deciphering the essentials to enter a new career is hard, so we did it for you!

Focus on building your skills and take this course in a guided Career Path.

Course Description

This basic malware course is a good starting point for students interested in both penetration testing and malware analysis. Students studying for industry certification exams, like CEH, may find the course beneficial.

Prerequisites

Students should be familiar with common IT and cybersecurity terminology.

Study Resources

The course will include a study guide and glossary. Students will also get step by step guides for all labs.

Course Goals

By the end of this course, students should be able to:

  • Explain the common types of malware
  • Analyze a malicious file

This skill-based malware analysis training course is intended to introduce students to malware, terminology, and focuses on a hands-on approach with labs. Several labs will help reinforce the learning. This course is instructed at a beginner level. Ideally, students will either be pursuing certifications, like the EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), CompTIA Pentest+, or OSCP, since the knowledge gained in this course will help students prepare for these examinations.

Want to go into more depth? Take our malware analysis course too!

Instructed By

Instructor Profile Image
Ken Underhill
Master Instructor at Cybrary
Master Instructor

Provided By

Cybrary

Course Components

On Demand Videos to learn from industry leaders
Virtual Labs to gain hands on experience and apply what you learned
Assessments to gauge understanding and comprehension

Certificate of Completion

Certificate Of Completion

Complete this entire course to earn a Malware Threats Certificate of Completion

Comprehensive Learning

See the full benefits of our immersive learning experience with interactive courses and guided career paths.