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:

System Requirements:

Internet Connectivity Requirements:
  • Cable and DSL internet connections are recommended for the best experience.
Hardware Requirements:
  • CPU: 1 GHz or higher
  • RAM: 2 GB or higher
  • Resolution: 1280 x 720 or higher
  • Speakers / Headphones
  • Microphone (Webinar / Live Online sessions)
Operating System Requirements:
  • Microsoft Windows 7 or 10 (Home, Pro)
  • Mac OSX 10 or higher.
  • Latest Chrome OS
  • Latest Linux Distributions

NOTE: While we understand that our courses can be viewed on Android and iPhone devices, we do not recommend the use of these devices for our courses. The size of these devices do not provide a good learning environment for students taking online or live online based courses.

Web Browser Requirements:
  • Latest Google Chrome is recommended for the best experience.
  • Latest Mozilla FireFox
  • Latest Microsoft Edge
  • Latest Apple Safari
Basic Software Requirements (These are recommendations of software to use):
  • Office suite software (Microsoft Office, OpenOffice, or LibreOffice)
  • PDF reader program (Adobe Reader, FoxIt)
  • Courses may require other software that is denoted in the above course outline.