Understanding Security in the IoT Ecosystem
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The dramatic and rapid growth in the deployment of the Internet of Things (IoT) creates mounting cybersecurity concerns. The skills and knowledge needed to manage those concerns will only grow in demand. This Immersive course provides a broad overview of IoT. Learners will be presented with the challenges involved in defining the IoT landscape and how that influences cybersecurity vulnerabilities within the complex, distributed, and often unmanaged IoT ecosystem.
The course surveys existing bodies of work in IoT security in order to better understand issues like data privacy and safety. Learners will leave with a clearer picture of the overall state of the IoT industry in terms of approaches to cybersecurity governance.
This course includes the following modules: 1) Defining the Internet of Things and the IoT Ecosystem 2) Surveying IoT Challenges 3) Creating an IoT Cybersecurity Plan 4) Best Practices in Managing IoT Cybersecurity
Audience or Who Should Take This Course
Cybersecurity architects, enterprise architects, IoT systems and network operations managers, CISOs and other security professionals wanting to learn more about security and the Internet of Things.
Knowledge of cybersecurity concepts.
How This Course Works
Immersive Courses provide in-depth training on a variety of relevant and timely cybersecurity topics. In this course each module begins with an introduction of key concepts based on specific learning objectives. All modules include an authentic application of the course concepts through real-world scenarios using video content and interactive presentations with access to relevant resources. Throughout the course learners will be asked to participate in knowledge checks to ensure understanding. Each module includes a hands-on immersive exercise designed to reinforce learning.
All learning modules must be completed, including the course evaluation and a score of 70% or above earned on the final assessment, to receive your certificate of completion and earn 5 Group A CPE Credits towards your (ISC)² credentials.
Please make sure at the end of the course that you download and retain the certificate of completion as proof of credits earned. CPEs earned for this course may be eligible for continuing professional education credits for non-(ISC)² certifications. Please visit the continuing education requirements established by the credentialing organization for eligibility.