Cyber Security: Safety at Home, Online, in Life

The course will introduce you to some of the current key topics in cyber security research and show how they relate to everyday life. We’ll look at how the move to online storage of personal data affects privacy, how online payments can be made safely, and how the proliferation of “smart” devices affect security. Over …

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What is cryptography?

What is Cryptography? A story which takes us from Caesar to Claude Shannon. Created by Brit Cruise.   https://www.khanacademy.org/computing/computer-science/cryptography/crypt/v/intro-to-cryptography  

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Learning Perl the Hard Way

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Think Python

Think Python is an introduction to Python programming for beginners. It starts with basic concepts of programming, and is carefully designed to define all terms when they are first used and to develop each new concept in a logical progression. Larger pieces, like recursion and object-oriented programming are divided into a sequence of smaller steps …

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Cyber Security | Free Udemy course

Cyber Security is one of today’s hottest career fields. This course will provide a broad overview of cyber security concepts and practices. Starting with threat analysis and risk management, additional lessons explore core technologies such as encryption, firewalls, and intrusion detection systems. Cloud security is also featured, as are incident response, disaster recovery, and how …

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Concise Courses | Free technical training on various security topics

Any course that mentions ‘FREE + LIVE’ is a scheduled Live Presentation of the latest and greatest cyber security research. You will need to register to attend the live training (which will also be recorded and uploaded to our YouTube Channel). We will be updating this page throughout the year with new courses and content …

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Python Module of the Week

The Python Module of the Week series, or PyMOTW, is a tour of the Python standard library through short examples. This is version 1.132, last updated Sep 10, 2016 to cover theConfigParser module. https://pymotw.com/2/

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Problem Solving with Algorithms and Data Structures using Python

THIS TEXTBOOK is about computer science. It is also about Python. However, there is much more. The study of algorithms and data structures is central to understanding what computer science is all about. Learning computer science is not unlike learning any other type of difficult subject matter. The only way to be successful is through …

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Python for you and me

pym is a book to learn Python. It targets people who are completely new to the language. http://pymbook.readthedocs.io/en/latest/

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Cyber Criminals Want Your Information: Stop Them Cold! | Udemy free course

Course Description Let’s face it – life on the Internet means usernames and passwords (accounts)! Lots of them in fact! Stop and think about it for a moment. How many sites do you login into daily, weekly, or monthly? Social media: Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, Skype, Pinterest, Instragram, Youtube… Ecommerce: Amazon, eBay, Overstock, Newegg, Target, Walmart… …

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Cyber Security for Beginners

Learn how to secure your online world in just 5 weeks of FREE cyber security training! Follow step-by-step advice to protect your PC & data from aggressive cyber threats! A new lesson delivered every 2 days, straight to your inbox. https://cybersecuritycourse.co

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