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Cyber Security for Managers (UF)

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Cyber security issues are all around us and reach nearly every part of our business and work, from online banking and education to Facebook and Wi-Fi. This course will provide you with up to date, Cyber Security basics and fundamentals. Designed for non-technical managers, directors and others in the workplace, you will find out about threats and vulnerabilities, safeguards, common attacks, viruses, malware and spyware, disaster recover planning, Intrusion Detection/Prevention, basic security architecture, introductory forensics, and cyber terrorism. At the end of this course, you will have the knowledge needed to practice safer computing and safeguard your business and work information.

16 Contact Hours

Course Outline:
Introduction to Cyber Security
- What does "Cyber Security" mean?
- Brief history and evolution
- Commonly used Cyber Security terms and their meaning
- Cyber terrorism

Threats and Vulnerabilities
- Viruses, malware and spyware
- Vulnerability Management 101
- Detection and Remediation

Information Assurance - Staying safe
- Enterprise Risk Management
- Common Attacks
- Technical Controls
- Firewalls and encryption

Disaster recover planning
- Intrusion Detection/Prevention
- Basic security architecture
- Introductory forensics
- Recovering data

Technial Requirements:
  • Internet access with Internet Explorer, Firefox, or Safari web browser
  • Audio software such as Windows Media, Real, Quicktime, or Flash.
  • Speakers to listen to audio.

Class Details

4 Sessions
Online 24/7

NA - Online

Stan Waddell 

CEUs : 1.6



Please read:  Online Course - You will be notified by email with classroom access instructions the Wednesday before class starts. If you don't receive your invite after that day, please email us at



Registration Closes On
Monday, October 5, 2020 @ 11:59 PM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
10/5/2020 - 10/30/2020 Online 24/7 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM N/A - Online Stan Waddell 

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