LAST UPDATED: MAY 2017
Windows 7 is the most popular desktop operating system in the world, with a market share of over 51% (source: Net Applications). This means that half of all the computers over the world work under control of Microsoft Windows 7! However, huge popularity of the system, implicates numerous different viruses, malware and countless numbers of hacker's attacks.
Installing an antivirus application is not enough to properly protect your computer. Effective protection of the system consists of a variety of factors, of which must be ensured. This is the only way you can protect yourself against data leaks and prevent the network from becoming your computer a zombie machine.
During 42 lectures you will learn in an accessible way how to secure client machines running under Windows 7. We will discuss issues of data protection, the security mechanisms built into the system and how to use sophisticated external tools.
IT Security Academy is a company that associates IT Security Professionals. Now we are proud to share our knowledge online. Certified experts (MCSE:MS, CISSP, CEH) have created courses from Beginner to Advanced level. Our goal is to provide the highest quality materials you’ve ever seen online and prepare you not only for passing certification exams, but teach you pratical skills.
The Hacking School courses are prepared by people who are professionals in what they do. Authors of our courses are well known in the world of computer systems' security. Some of them took part in prominent international IT contests with great results.
We always provide you with up-to-date knowledge on IT security and ethical hacking. By joining us, you become part of a great international community, willing to help you and discuss.