Review of the course

Congratulations! You have now completed this Short Course on Basics of Network Security. 

During the second week of this short course we looked at:

  • The challenges in securing computer networks and systems
  • The challenges of maintaining the level of expertise and technologies being deployed in defending cyber systems
  • Using Intrusion Detection Systems to detect cyber attacks.
  • Some methods in preventing brute-force attacks onto online services

Your task

At the beginning of the course we asked a big question:

Are cyber attacks inevitable?

What are your thoughts now that you have gone through the course? Share your thoughts in the comments.

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Basics of Network Security

Coventry University