Cyber Security

The field of cyber security is growing in importance due to increasing reliance on computer systems, the Internet and wireless networks such as Bluetooth and Wi-Fi, and the growth of "smart" devices including smartphones, televisions, and the various connected devices that constitute the Internet of Things. This course demystifies cyber security by creating an awareness of its application in computer networking, cyber vulnerabilities and the mitigation process, and provides an opportunity for a visit to the Singtel Cyber Security Institute. Students will learn to carry out reconnaissance, footprinting and gathering of web application vulnerability.

Related ITE Courses: Higher Nitec in Cyber & Network Security 

At the end of the module, students will be able to:

  • Build and configure basic networking devices.
  • Apply appropriate methods in security measures on these devices.
  • Explain the types of cyber vulnerabilities and the mitigation process.
  • Understand various careers in Cyber Security.