Course provided by Coursera

Study type: Online

Starts: Anytime

Price: $49


This course gives you the background needed to gain Cybersecurity skills as part of the Cybersecurity Security Analyst Professional Certificate program.

This course also gives you hands on access to cybersecurity tools important to a system analyst.

This course is intended for anyone who wants to gain a basic understanding of Cybersecurity or as the sixth course in a series of courses to acquire the skills to work in the Cybersecurity field as a Cybersecurity Analyst.

The completion of this course also makes you eligible to earn the Cyber Threat Intelligence IBM digital badge. More information about the badge can be found

In this course, you will learn to:

• Describe examples of network defensive tactics.
• Discuss data loss prevention and endpoint protection concepts and tools.
• Explore a data loss prevention tool and learn how to classify data in your database environment.
• Describe security vulnerability scanning technologies and tools.
• Recognize application security threats and common vulnerabilities.
• Identify the key concepts around threat intelligence.
• Explore a SIEM product and review suspicious alerts and how to take action.