Identity Course

Explore the concept of identity and its importance in privacy.

33 minutes

Course description

This course discusses the concept of identity. There are many levels at which we can identify a individual, from completely identified to completely anonymous. We’ll cover these in depth and explain why these concepts are important to safeguarding data and privacy. We’ll also explore anonymization concepts and techniques. Finally, we'll take an in-depth look at authentication concepts and practices, as well as some of the challenges identity presents in today’s privacy environment.



Video - 00:13:00

Exploring the process of rendering data unidentifiable.

Video - 00:10:00

How do we make sure that an individual who is identifying themself is who they claim to be?
Defining identity & related issues

Video - 00:10:00

Exploring how we identify individuals, and how we relate data to them.

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Associated NICE Work Roles

All Infosec training maps directly to the NICE Workforce Framework for Cybersecurity to guide you from beginner to expert across 52 Work Roles.

  • System Administrator
  • Systems Security Analyst
  • Database Administrator

Plans & pricing

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$299 / year

  • 190+ role-guided learning paths (e.g., Ethical Hacking, Threat Hunting)
  • 100s of hands-on labs in cloud-hosted cyber ranges
  • Custom certification practice exams (e.g., CISSP, Security+)
  • Skill assessments
  • Infosec peer community support

Infosec Skills Teams

$799 per license / year

  • Team administration and reporting
  • Dedicated client success manager
  • Single sign-on (SSO)
    Easily authenticate and manage your learners by connecting to any identity provider that supports the SAML 2.0 standard.
  • Integrations via API
    Retrieve training performance and engagement metrics and integrate learner data into your existing LMS or HRS.
  • 190+ role-guided learning paths and assessments (e.g., Incident Response)
  • 100s of hands-on labs in cloud-hosted cyber ranges
  • Create and assign custom learning paths
  • Custom certification practice exams (e.g., CISSP, CISA)
  • Optional upgrade: Guarantee team certification with live boot camps

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