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What is malware? An umbrella term used to refer to a variety of forms of hostile or intrusive software, malware includes computer viruses, worms, trojan horses, ...

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What is malware? An umbrella term used to refer to a variety of forms of hostile or intrusive software, malware includes computer viruses, worms, trojan horses, ransomware, spyware, adware, scareware, and other malicious programs. Why do I need this certification? Almost every system or network breach involves a Trojan, backdoor, virus, or rootkit. What will I learn? How to recognize common malware How to perform dynamic/ static analysis on all major file types How to carve malicious executables Get your Malware Fundamentals Certification Today: An umbrella term used to refer to a variety of forms of hostile or intrusive software, malware includes computer viruses, worms, trojan horses, ransomware, spyware, adware, scareware, and other malicious programs. Malware works to remain unnoticed, either by actively hiding or by not making its presence on a system known to the user. According to the Verizon Data Breach Report 2015, ?70-90% of malware samples are unique to an organization.? Almost every system or network breach involves a Trojan, backdoor, virus, or rootkit. Incident responders (or Malware Analysts) perform appropriate malware analysis in order to fix the current infections and prevent any future ones. The Fundamental Malware Micro Certification ensures the highest level of comprehension regarding identifying, isolating and defending against malware. Specifically, you will learn how to perform dynamic and static analysis on all major files types, how to carve malicious executables from documents and how to recognize common malware tactics. You?ll also learn about tools and techniques for ?run time? analysis, debugging and disassembling malicious binaries and network traffic analysis.

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Sean Pierce
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Certificate Of Completion

Complete this course and earn a Malware Fundamentals Certificate of Completion