Cybersecurity Awareness - Cybersecurity While Traveling

Hours: 1 / Access Length: 180 Days / Delivery: Online, Self-Paced
Retail Price: $129.00

Course Overview:

This course’s target audience is anyone who travels or manages travel policies. It is not intended for a cyber security expert and does not go into too many technical details. This course is intended for a beginning level audience, but points to technology that can quickly escalate into intermediate or advanced discussions. Main concepts explored will include: Threats and Countermeasures, Wireless Situations, Wired Situations, Travel Triangle of Security, and Travel Tips.

Instructor Biography:

Mr. Jordan  Scott has been a warfighter or supported warfighters for over a decade. As one of the first operational Army Electronic Warfare Officers since the Cold War, he has some gained some very unique experience. He is a Master of Science in Computer Engineering, open source/collaboration proponent, technology integrator and proven innovator. His career has gained him additional experience in Global Positioning System, Missile Defense, Software Development, System of Systems Integration and Cyber Security. Jordan has a Security+, is an active member of the Association of Old Crows and IEEE, and brews beer in his spare time.

Course Outline:

Lesson 1: Travel Triangle of Security                           
  • Overview
  • Security
  • Convenience
  • Mobility
Lesson 2: Wireless Situations                         
  • The environment
  • Wi-Fi versus 4G
  • Open vs. Secure wireless networks

Lesson 3: Wired Situations                              

  • The environment
  • Juice jacking
Lesson 4: Threats and Countermeasures                  
  • Common threats
  • SSL/TLS/SSH options
  • VPN, Proxies and DNS servers
  • Wi-Fi Rerouting
  • Securing your device
Lesson 5: Demonstration                
  • Design, Firewalls, and Splash pages
  • VPN and Quick Look
  • Enable Connectify and Enhance
Lesson 6: Conclusion                         
  • Wrapping up

System Requirements:

Internet Connectivity Requirements:
  • Cable and DSL internet connections are recommended.

Hardware Requirements:
  • Minimum Pentium 400 Mhz CPU or G3 Macintosh. 1 GHz or greater CPU recommended.
  • 256MB RAM minimum. 1 GB RAM recommended.
  • 800x600 video resolution minimum. 1025x768 recommended.
  • Speakers/Headphones to listen to Dialogue steaming audio sessions.
  • A microphone to speak in Dialogue streaming audio sessions.
Operating System Requirements:
  • Windows Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 9, 10
  • Mac OSX 10 or higher.
  • OpenSUSE Linux 9.2 or higher.
Web Browser Requirements:
  • Google Chrome is recommended.
  • Firefox 13.x or greater.
  • Internet Explorer 6.x or greater.
  • Safari 3.2.2 or greater.
Software Requirements:
  • Adobe Flash Player 6 or greater.
  • Oracle Java 7 or greater.
  • Adobe Reader 7 or greater.
Web Browser Settings:
  • Accept Cookies
  • Disable Pop-up Blocker.


**Outlines are subject to change, as courses and materials are updated.**