Network Fundamentals - Cybersecurity Foundations

This course is an introduction to networking and how networks work. When data moves, it generally moves from one network to another. Here, we teach the learner about the fundamentals of networking.

1 video  //  31 minutes of training

Course description

This course dives into what networking is and how network technologies apply to cybersecurity. This is a hands-on course, and the learner will do hands-on exercises with the cyber range on the Infosec Skills platform. We will address everything, from how data gets from one place to another all the way to basic monitoring and analysis techniques. Students do not need to worry about having no experience with networking, as this is 100% introduction level.

Course syllabus

Network Fundamentals - Cybersecurity FoundationsDuration: 30:48

Introduction to networks and network protocols

Meet the author

Keatron Evans

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Keatron Evans is regularly engaged in training, consulting, penetration testing and incident response for government, Fortune 50 and small businesses. In addition to being the lead author of the best selling book, "Chained Exploits: Advanced Hacking Attacks from Start to Finish", you will see Keatron on major news outlets such as CNN, Fox News and others on a regular basis as a featured analyst concerning cybersecurity events and issues.

For years, Keatron has worked regularly as both an employee and consultant for several intelligence community organizations on breaches and offensive cybersecurity and attack development. Keatron also provides world class training for the top training organizations in the industry, including Infosec Skills live boot camps and on-demand training.

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  • 190+ role-guided learning paths (e.g., Ethical Hacking, Threat Hunting)
  • 100s of hands-on labs in cloud-hosted cyber ranges
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  • 190+ role-guided learning paths and assessments (e.g., Incident Response)
  • 100s of hands-on labs in cloud-hosted cyber ranges
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  • Custom certification practice exams (e.g., CISSP, CISA)
  • Optional upgrade: Guarantee team certification with live boot camps

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