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Cyber 1: Introduction into the World of Cybersecurity

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Sessions Offered: Session 1, Session 2, Session 3, Session 4, Session 5, Session 6, Session 7

What to Expect: As networked technologies become integrated into every facet of our lives, knowing how to protect our devices and networks is something we all need now more than ever. Cybersecurity and data breaches are in the news almost everyday. Google, Uber, Target and our governments agencies are under constant attack. This field is constantly evolving. Most people don’t know the full scope of the exciting world of cybersecurity! The Introduction into the World of Cybersecurity 1 promises to expose students to exciting hands-on activities by top industry professionals in ethical hacking, digital forensics, and open source investigation. Students learn about industry requirements, exploring the many possibilities for choosing a career in cybersecurity. This course will also include a field trip to the Cyber Security Operations Center at Northrop Grumman Corporation.