System Protection Mechanisms

Learn about different system protection mechanisms and common issues such as Web-based vulnerabilities, architecture flaws and more.

7 videos  //  33 minutes of training

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Course description

Well-designed systems will always attempt to protect themselves, but they can’t do it alone. And that’s where you come in. Seven videos introduce the student to the fundamentals of system protection mechanisms, beginning with Trusted Computing Base (TCB) and covering common architecture flaws, Web-based vulnerabilities, covert channels, embedded systems and more. Compare and contrast open and closed systems, look at the five protection rings of a system and even refresh your knowledge of computer components with this course!

Course syllabus

TCBDuration: 1:26

Computer ComponentsDuration: 5:08

Protection MechanismsDuration: 5:30

Common Architecture FlawsDuration: 7:02

Web-based VulnerabilitiesDuration: 5:37

Covert ChannelsDuration: 3:55

Embedded SystemsDuration: 3:52

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