Tag Archives: Cyber Security

How to become an Information Security Analyst

How to become an Information Security Analyst Browse our course library and get your career path started today! What is an Information Security Analyst? An information Security Analyst is typically an organization’s first line of defense against cyber-attacks and vulnerabilities, working with a team to manage access control and reporting… Read more »

Hacking History: LOD vs. MOD Part 1. [The Gangs Form]

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Hacking History: LOD vs. MOD Part 1. [The Gangs Form] In the early 1980’s, around the same time the 414s and Chaos Computer Club formed, many hacker groups started popping up all around the world. One of the earliest of these groups was the Knights of Shadow. Hacker groups recruited… Read more »

How to become an Incident Responder

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How to become an Incident Responder Browse our course library and get your career path started today! What is an Incident Responder? In a nutshell, an Incident Responder is responsible for responding to threats and security events. Sounds simple enough, but these are highly-skilled cybersecurity experts who have mastered everything… Read more »

NEW COURSE: Ethical Hacking with Python

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New Course: Ethical Hacking with Python Python is the most widely used scripting language for cyber security tools. In this socket programming with Python course, students will first learn the fundamentals of all things Python. These fundamentals range from understanding how to crat simple lines of code, using variables and… Read more »

How to become a Network Security Administrator

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How to Become a Network Security Administrator Browse our course library and get your career path started today! What is a Network Security Administrator? The Network Security Administrator (or Systems Administrator) is a jack-of-all-trades in the security sector. Ultimately, it’s the Network Security Administrator’s job to keep an organization’s network… Read more »

The Essentials: The ABC’s of Cyber Security

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Essential Cyber Security Terminology Now that cyber security is increasingly in the spotlight, and top-of mind for individuals and businesses, it’s important to know essential cyber security terms to help you navigate the conversations. We have compiled our ABC’s of Cyber Security to provide you this short glossary of terms,… Read more »

How to become a Security Architect

How to become a Security Architect

How to become a Security Architect Browse our course library and get your career path started today! What is a Security Architect? A Security Architect’s main objective is to develop and test security tools and infrastructure in order to protect an organization’s network and systems. Security Architects need to be… Read more »

Hacking History: Rene Carmille

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Hacking History: Rene Carmille Moving away from Poland and England, there are still historical hackers to be found throughout WWII. One of the greatest heroes of the war was Rene Carmille, French Army General Comptroller. Rene Carmille is often also credited as “the first hacker” for his work, defying the… Read more »

How to become a Penetration Tester

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How to become a Penetration Tester Browse our course library and get your career path started today! What is an Penetration Tester? At the heart of it, a Penetration Tester is someone who performs penetration tests on an organization’s networks, systems, apps, etc. to find vulnerabilities for the organization to… Read more »

Hacking History: Bletchley Park

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Hacking History: Bletchley Park Bletchley Park, known as one of Britain’s best-kept-secrets (until recently) was the home of the Government Code and Cypher School (GCCS) where codebreakers worked tirelessly to decipher Nazi codes during World War II. As mentioned in my last two posts of this series, Bletchley Park housed… Read more »