About the course
Experience what it’s like to take courses in the Advanced Cybersecurity Program in this short preview. Distinguished Stanford faculty, John Mitchell, Dan Boneh, and Neil Daswani, will introduce you to a few fundamental concepts in information security and practical applications in cybersecurity and executive strategy. You will gain access to the learning portal, watch notable hand-picked video lectures, hear from a trusted industry leader, and attempt a short exercise.
While this is not a comprehensive introduction to cybersecurity, it is a valuable starting point based on some of our most popular courses. If you are considering whether this program is right for you, this is a great tool to help you decide with no commitment and no pressure.
What you will learn
- What are some fundamental key security goals
- How to recognize and defend against phishing attacks
- What is the difference between proactive and reactive security security strategy, and when does it make sense to be reactive
- What are some of the important cybersecurity questions to ask board members in your company
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Because of COVID-19, many providers are cancelling or postponing in-person programs or providing online participation options.
We are happy to help you find a suitable online alternative.