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Prioritizing Vulnerabilities

In this course, we will look at prioritizing different vulnerabilities in our environment and CVSS scores.

    Syllabus

  • Prioritizing Vulnerabilities Video — 00:13:54
    • This video will cover how to prioritize vulnerabilities in our environment and take a look at CVSS scores.

Syllabus

Course description

This course will cover how to prioritize vulnerabilities in our environment based on industry standard metrics (CVSS) as well as a risk-based approach based on what is important to our organization. We will also look at how CVSS scores are calculated.

Meet the author

Nikolas is a Sr. Security Consultant and Adjunct Professor of Cybersecurity focused on advanced adversary simulation, penetration testing and vulnerability management. He has vast experience across many information security domains, such as cyber defense, cyber risk, security strategy, offensive security, security awareness and security operations.

Nikolas has worked at several organizations throughout Southern California and has been a consultant at PwC, Accenture and Deloitte. He primarily lectures on ethical hacking, digital forensics and information assurance. He has also sat on several information security panels, spoken at several information security conferences, and appears on news outlets to discuss information security-related issues.

Nikolas received his M.Sc in information security from Royal Holloway, the University of London and his B.A. in political science from UC, San Diego. He holds OSCP, CISSP and CISA certifications.

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