Security & Risk Management

Cyberattacks: Trends, Threats and Prevention

Course Overview

The numbers have been tallied, and just as expected it was another record-breaking year for cyberattacks and breaches. In fact, the organization, Online Trust Alliance reports that “cyber incidents targeting businesses nearly doubled from 82,000 in 2016 to 159,700 in 2017, thanks to ransomware and other new attack methods." In this program, expert Josh Hester of Kaplan IT Training, explores the destructive nature of cyberattacks and discusses options to help organizations stay a step ahead of the latest attack methods.

Track: Technical Briefings
In-depth information on new technologies, techniques and solution providers.

Learning Objectives:

After watching this report, you should be able to:
  • Discuss the latest trends concerning cyberthreats and attacks
  • Identify several lessons learned throughout the history of cyberattacks
  • Understand how automated security solutions can help to supplement existing security investments
  • Identify IT certications you’ll need to build your security skills and protect your data

Speaker / Author:

Josh Hester is a program director at Kaplan IT Training. He manages a dedicated team of content development managers, with expertise in various IT, security and project management fields. He also develops business strategies based on current market conditions, organizational business needs and available resource. His responsibilities include establishing and maintaining certification vendors and strategic partnerships in the industry


Price (USD)

Standard Rate: $29.00
Subscribers: $29.00
Pillsbury U Online: $29.00
Metro State Univ: $29.00


Course Code : WIT-1978

Release Date : 04/10/2018
Expire Date : 04/10/2020
Credits :
CEU 0.50
ISC 0.50
PMI PDU 0.50

Length : 26min

Format Type : eLearning
Mobile Compatible

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