Dec 2020 Offering

Course
AWR376-V - Understanding Targeted Cyber Attacks
Date & Times
Dec 3, 2020 from 9 AM - 1 PM; Dec 4, 2020 from 9 AM - 1 PM
Description

Understanding Targeted Cyber Attacks provides students with specific information regarding targeted cyber attacks, including advanced persistent threats. This information will place them in a better position to plan and prepare for, respond to, and recover from targeted cyber attacks. This course will fill the gap in threat-specific training for cybersecurity as a community-driven course that focuses on the phases of targeted cyber attacks and the attacker methods used during each phase. Participants will also receive valuable information on cyber attack prevention, mitigation, and response.

Course Objectives
At the end of this course, participants will be able to:
-Understand basic concepts related to a targeted cyber attack;
-Recommend strategies for preventing and mitigating targeted cyber attacks utilized during the reconnaissance phase;
-Explain how targeted cyber attacks progress after the initial breach has occurred; and,
-Recommend strategies for the preparation for, response to, and recovery from a targeted cyber attack.

*Participants are required to use their own computer, tablet, or smartphone during the course. No group settings.

Hours
8
Max Attendance
25 (7 Open Seats)
Region
State
Location
Virtual Offering
Virtual Instructor-Led Course
Virtual Instructor-Led Course, MO 65102
POST Approved
Yes
Target Audiences
Public Health, Public Safety Communications (911), Security and Safety, Education, Information Technology, Government Administrative, Law Enforcement, Emergency Management, Medical (Hospital), Public Works, Volunteer Organizations, and Transportation
Availability
Open To The Public
Prerequisites
None Set
Registrant Notes

December 3rd and 4th; 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
MUST ATTEND BOTH DAYS TO RECEIVE CREDIT AND HAVE INDIVIDUAL INTERNET ACCESSIBLE DEVICE. Minimum of 15 students for course to be held.


Course Roster

Course registrants will be listed here along with their contributing role.

Name Organization
Beasley, Jamie SEMA MO-1 DMAT/MOMORT
Collett, Elizabeth Bi-State Development/Metro Transit
Davis, Johnathan City of Saint Louis
Dawson, Jael Johnson County EMA (VOL.) / Range Angels LLC
Hayward, Stacey Kansas Schools for the Deaf and Blind
Huddleston, Sheila SEMA
Macey, Michael Platte County Sheriff's Emergency Management
Marler, Brian STARRS
Miller, David Laclede County COAD
Morrow, Nicolle Missouri -1 Disaster Medical Assistance Team
PATTERSON, SCOTT Saint Louis College of Pharmacy
Peterson, Samantha STARRS
Rieger, Derek St. Louis Fire Department
Robinson, Angela DPS
Roesner, Michael Montgomery County
Tarabelli, Thomas Eureka Fire Protection Dist, Region C IST
Thomas, Michael SCBC FIRE
Tobin, Trenton KSSDB