Jul 2021 Offering

Course
AWR376-V - Understanding Targeted Cyber Attacks
Date & Times
Jul 13, 2021 from 9 AM - 1 PM; Jul 14, 2021 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 (12 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

July 13th and 14th; 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
Betz, Michael St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department
Crane, Justin Cass County
Dropic, Boris Orange Police Department
Gruenberg, Michael Salem Memorial District Hospital
Heagney, Scott ATF
Kroenke, Lindsey St. Joseph Center for Outpatient Surgery
Lockard, Kimberly Western Missouri Medical Center
Metz, Richard St Louis Metropolitan Police Department
Norris, Laura SEMA
Robbins, Jordyn Washington County Health Department
Rohrer, Jeremy Springfield-Greene County Office of Emergency Management (OEM)
SMITH, DARRYL Boone County EMA CERT
Wilderson, Richard St. Louis Regional Bomb and Arson Unit