How it works

Introduction to Cybersecurity

A series of engaging presentations and panel discussions, the Introduction to Cybersecurity course by Cisco Networking Academy covers the importance of cybersecurity, the most common risks, and how to mitigate them.

  • Learn what cybersecurity is and how the industry is growing
  • Understand how attackers use malware and how to protect individuals from attack
  • Learn about threats in banking, telecommunications, healthcare, other industries, and across borders
  • Understand technology-based solutions and strategic and network-architecture planning
  • Study at your own pace when it is convenient for you
  • Get connected to the global Cisco Networking Academy community


Estimated Study Time

15 hours

Access Time

Always available


No certification available


Cisco Networking Academy

Price: Free