Viruses and Worms
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Viruses and Worms

Learn to distinguish between worms and viruses as you learn about their nature, function, and impact
4.3 (3 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
254 students enrolled
Created by LearnSmart LLC
Last updated 2/2015
English
Price: $20
30-Day Money-Back Guarantee
Includes:
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • 1 Article
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Upon completion of this course, students will have a thorough understanding of viruses and worms.
  • They will know how to distinguish between the two, and be able to identify the defining characteristics and behaviors of each.
  • Overall, through these topics, you’ll gain additional security knowledge.
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Requirements
  • No prerequisites for this course - A computer with Internet
Description

You will discover what viruses and worms are and how they can infect computers and systems. You’ll study their nature, how they function, and their impact. You will also spend time going through discussions on varieties of each, along with some real life examples. Refine your understanding of viruses and worms to better your system. The knowledge you gain here will prepare you to be a more effective network administrator. Furthermore, the topics covered here will help with preparing you for security certification exams offered by EC-Council, CompTIA, and Linux.

Who is the target audience?
  • This course is intended for individuals looking to expand their knowledge of different IT Security principals. This course is considered beginner to intermediate.
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Curriculum For This Course
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Pre-Assessment
0 Lectures 00:00
Pre-Assessment
7 questions
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Viruses
9 Lectures 33:25




JPS Demo
03:49

Stealth Strategies and Infection
04:36

Virus Mutation Demo
02:55

Virus Infection
02:05

Viruses Examples
02:28

Chapter 1 Quiz
3 questions
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Worms
4 Lectures 21:03
Defining Worms
01:31

Worms Demo
07:27

Known Dangerous Worms
11:16

Conclusion
00:49
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Final
1 Lecture 00:04
Final
29 questions

Supplemental Materials
00:04
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