Organizations need to understand the thinking and methods of hackers to defend against cyber-attacks, and the ability to analyze network traffic is one of the top skills needed in the cyber security profession.  The Cyber Security Tools and Techniques certificate builds upon foundational knowledge and concepts of the essentials certificate with a practical view of cyber security, and hands-on labs and exercises.  It provides students with tangible skills to operate a network that is more secure and under control. 

We examine, demonstrate, and practice techniques used by cyber criminals in the real world. You will learn to capture and analyze network traffic, along with basic malware analysis skills.  

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