Malicious Code and Threats

This course will provide you with an understanding of the various forms of malicious code and attacks that are in common use. It will also enhance your capabilities to protect your systems and information from attack.
Course info
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Jun 6, 2019
Duration
1h 25m
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Description
Course info
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Jun 6, 2019
Duration
1h 25m
Description

In order to protect information and information systems, it is important to know the attacks and exploits commonly used by attackers. This course, Malicious Code and Threats, will teach you about the types of malware and attacks. First, you will explore the topic of preventing attacks. Next, you will learn about the compromise of systems. Finally, you will discover how to detect and remove any malware infections - and how to prevent them from happening again! By the end of this course, you will be better prepared and more knowledgeable in protecting your systems and information.

About the author
About the author

Kevin Henry is a passionate mentor and educator in the fields of information security and audit. Mixing experience with knowledge, Kevin delivers effective training programs for companies and individuals worldwide. A frequent speaker at prestigious conferences, Kevin is known for a clear understandable manner of imparting practical information and explaining difficult topics.

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Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Course Overview
Hi everyone. My name is Kevin Henry, an information security consultant and educator and holder of several certifications in information security management such as the CISSP, and CISM, and CCSO. I look forward to sharing knowledge and experiences with you on this course on malicious code and threats. This course will help you gain an understanding of the types of malware and common threats to information systems. In order to protect our systems and information from attacks, we need to understand the enemy and the way in which the many attacks happen. This course will provide you with knowledge with a threat of malware. This course will address the types of malware, preventing malware attacks, and malware detection and eradication. By the end of this course, you'll be knowledgeable in this subject of malware. I hope you'll join me on this journey to learn about some of the types of malware and common threats and how this knowledge can help you in your role and career through this course, at Pluralsight.