The Cyber Security Series: Introduction to Cyber Security

Learn Cyber Security and Hacking at a beginners level.
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6,389 students
38min of on-demand video
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Meaning of Cyber Security
Difference Between Cyber Security and Information Security
Privacy and Anonymity
Terminologies in Cyber Security
Meaning of Hacking
Types of Hackers
Web Application Security
Staying Safe from Cyber Attacks


  • No prior experience is required


"To catch a thief you need to think like one" "And to catch a Hacker you also need to think like one". The Cyber Security Field is a very fast growing area. For every cyber attack that occurs new security policies and defense mechanisms are put in place and for every new defense mechanisms,  new types of cyber attacks emerge. So it is a continuous loop of hackers getting smarter and cyber security professionals also getting smarter. It is important that we keep our selves up to date on the latest news and information on cyber security. This course provides your with a brief but detailed information that you'll need to understand when learning cyber security. And this course also covers some aspects hacking and ethical hacking. It also covers a few terms and terminologies associated with hacking. Cyber Security happens to be the most talked about topic world wide. It is important that we try as much as possible to learn new ways we can protect our selves from any type of cyber attack. By the end of this course you'll learn about,

  • Cyber Security & Information Security

  • Vulnerabilities

  • Privacy and Anonymity

  • Hacking and Hackers

  • How Hackers Hack

  • Web Application Security and Vulnerabilities

  • Denial of Service and Distributed Denial of Service

  • Security Threats

  • Terminologies in Cyber Security

  • Staying Safe

Who this course is for:

  • This course is for anyone who wants to get started in cyber security.


Abdurraheem Abdulfattah
  • 4.1 Instructor Rating
  • 183 Reviews
  • 7,979 Students
  • 3 Courses

Abdurraheem Abdulfattah is a Cyber Security Practitioner and has 7 years learning experience in Cyber Security. He has worked with some of the top cyber security professionals in his learning years and has amassed a large amount of knowledge in the field of cyber security. His goal is to learn Cyber Security and share his knowledge with the world in easy, simple and comprehensive ways.

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