Cyber Security Training

In today’s technology world, Computer networking has totally made the world a global village. It has made access to information very easy, any time and anywhere.

As a result of availability of information, Cyber-attacks are being reported every day, and it is becoming more important for organizations and businesses to train their employees on cyber security. Several organizations have lost sensitive data and money to cyber attacks, and this has resulted in increase demand for cyber security professionals across the globe.

Even with robust security infrastructure, all it takes for a successful attack against a company is a careless action taken by an employee such as using infected flash drives, downloading suspicious software or opening email attachments from unknown sources.

While Cyber security training is ideal for IT professionals, cyber security awareness training is required for the entire employees in your organization. It is, therefore, important to train your employees in cyber security best practices so they can identify threats and take steps to mitigate them. When your organization adopts awareness training as part of its culture, you will have a secure working environment.

There will be lesser risk of a security breach because your employees will embrace the culture of data security. Awareness training will help employees to understand organization policy regarding internet security, techniques that are used by cyber attackers and how to safeguard against them.

When you train your employees on security protocols and ensure they comply with them, you are less likely to face major security breaches and corruption of computers. This will help safeguard your company’s sensitive information and operational ability. Additionally, you are also less likely to face fines, lawsuits and security audits that results from data security breaches.

You need to assess the cyber risks facing your organization that you should address in your awareness training. This could be phishing attacks, man in middle attack or data tampering. Your training content should precisely address these risks and let employees know what they should do in case they are victims.

Although there are costs involved to train employees regularly on cyber security, it will cost more to repair damage to computers, company’s assets, and reputation after a major security breach has occurred. In addition, trained employees can spot breaches and damage sooner, thereby allowing your company to address it quickly and minimize its impact. Ultimately, you will find out that it’s cheaper to be proactive instead of being retroactive.

FIBERTRAIN is one of the best cyber security companies in Lagos Nigeria where you can study cyber security courses and earn a cyber security certification.

We have a number of cyber security courses that can suite your organizational needs:

CompTIA Security+ is the first cyber security certification IT professionals should earn. It establishes the core knowledge required of any cyber security role and provides a springboard to intermediate-level cyber security jobs. Security+ incorporates best practices in hands-on trouble-shooting to ensure cyber security professionals have practical security problem-solving skills. Cyber security professionals with Security+ know how to address security incidents – not just identify them.
Security+ is compliant with ISO 17024 standards and approved by the US DoD to meet directive 8140/8570.01-M requirements.

 

CompTia Security+

Course Code: Sy0-501
Course Duration: 4 weeks
Course Overview:
Threats, Attacks, and Vulnerabilities
Technologies and Tools
Architecture and Design
Identity and Access Management
Risk Management
Cryptography and PKI

 

(ISC)²  SSCP Training:

International Information System Security Certification Consortium (ISC)² was formed in 1988 by a group of security organizations looking to create a vendor-neutral, standardized certification program to validate the competency of security professionals.

This (ISC)²  SSCP Training course provides you with in-depth coverage on the skills and concepts in the seven domains of systems security including Access Controls, Security Operations and Administration, Incident Response, Cryptography and Network Security among others. This course is for Systems Analyst and Engineers, Security Engineers as well as Database Analysts and other IT professionals who have a minimum of one year full-time experience in one of the domains covered in the SSCP exam.

 

Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP)

Course Duration: 4 weeks
Course Overview:
Access Controls
Security Operations and Administration
Risk identification, Monitoring, and Analysis
Incident Response and Recovery
Cryptography
Network and Communications Security
Systems and Application Security

 

Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)

Course Duration: 4 weeks
Course Overview:
Security and Risk Management
Asset Security
Security Engineering
Communication and Network Security
Identity and Access Management
Security Assessment and Testing
Security Operations
Software Development Security.

 

Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) v10

Course Duration: 4 weeks
Course Overview:
Introduction to Ethical Hacking
Footprinting and Reconnaissance
Scanning Networks
Enumeration
Vulnerability Analysis
System Hacking
Malware Threats
Sniffing
Social Engineering
Denial-of-Service
Session Hijacking
Evading IDS, Firewalls, and Honeypots
Hacking Web Servers
Hacking Web Applications
SQL Injection
Hacking Wireless Networks
Hacking Mobile Platforms
IoT Hacking
Cloud Computing
Cryptography

 

Information Security Awareness Training

Course Duration: 1 week
Course Overview:
Information security risks
Physical security
Computer and network security
Communications security
Personnel security