Introduction to Cyber Security

Course Code: ICS101-WS
The recent news are full of data breaches and attacks, committed by various threats ranging from international criminal organizations to activists, targeting corporations, governments, and individuals alike. The consequences are ranging from loss of privacy, loss of business, to loss of national security, with globally cascading impact. In this one-day seminar, the participants will be introduced to the definition of cyber security, how it is related to information security; fundamental concepts of cyber security; how countries and business combat cyber security risks, both offensively and defensively; and decompose recent examples of cyber security incidents and discuss how to reduce such risks. As a result of this workshop, the participants will have a set of concepts to understand the risk of cyber security and how to control it in their organization.
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