infomatics institute of technology
infomatics institute of technology

Next Intake

October 2023


infomatics institute of technology


1 1/2 Months

(Part time )

Saturdays 1.00 pm to 6.00 pm

infomatics institute of technology

Course Outline

1.0 Introduction to Cybersecurity:

  • Definition and scope of cybersecurity
  • Importance of cybersecurity in modern society
  • Common cyber threats and attacks

2.0 Information Security:

  • Confidentiality, integrity, and availability (CIA) triad
  • Security policies, procedures, and best practices

3.0 Operating System Security:

  • Secure operating system configurations
  • User access controls and permissions
  • Patch management and software updates
  • security tool kit Design

4.0 Cryptography:

  • Basic concepts of encryption, decryption, and cryptography
  • Symmetric and asymmetric encryption algorithms
  • Public key infrastructure (PKI) and digital certificates

5.0 Web Security:

  • Common web vulnerabilities (e.g., Cross-Site Scripting, SQL Injection)
  • Web application security best practices
  • Secure coding principles and frameworks

6.0 Network Security:

  • Firewalls and intrusion detection/prevention systems
  • Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) and secure remote access
  • Wireless network security

7.0 Malware and Social Engineering:

  • Types of malwares (e.g., viruses, worms, ransomware)
  • Anti-malware techniques and tools
  • Social engineering attacks and countermeasures


8.0 Ethical and Legal Aspects of Cybersecurity:

  • Ethical hacking and responsible disclosure
  • Legal and regulatory considerations in cybersecurity
  • Privacy and data protection laws


9.0 Emerging Trends and Technologies:

  • Cloud security
  • Internet of Things (IoT) security
  • Artificial intelligence and machine learning in cybersecurity

Learning Outcomes

ILO1:  Knowledge of Cybersecurity Fundamentals

ILO2: Understanding of Security Principles and Best Practices

ILO3: Proficiency in Network Security

ILO4: Familiarity with Cryptography

ILO5: Awareness of Web and Application Security

ILO6: Awareness of Emerging Trends and Technologies

To Whom?

Individuals who are working in the IT industry support level

Those who completed the Professional Certificate in Network & System Administration at IIT PDU

Method Of Delivery

Lab Demonstrations Face to Face

For further details, please contact


IIT Professional Development Unit

0770 566 577 |

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