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Cyber Security Guide for Absolute Beginners

person icon Dhabaleshwar Das


Cyber Security Guide for Absolute Beginners

Learn Cyber Security from Scratch: A Guide for Absolute Beginners

updated on icon Updated on Jun, 2024

language icon Language - English

person icon Dhabaleshwar Das

English [CC]

category icon IT & Software,Network & Security,Cyber Security

Lectures -48

Duration -2 hours



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Course Description

This course serves as an introduction to the exciting field of cyber security. As our daily lives become more and more dependent on Internet-based tools and services, and as those platforms accumulate more of our most sensitive data, the demand grows for experts in the field of cyber security. In this course, you will gain an overview of the cybersecurity landscape.

Course Overview

This course is intended primarily for students who have little to no prior background or knowledge about the field of cyber security. The course will cover basic terminologies and hacking methodology and also learn about grey, blue, black, red, and white hat hackers.

This course is apt for beginners but even if you know the basics, you might still discover tips and tricks that really make a difference.

It will pave the way for several career opportunities like a security analyst, security engineer, security architect, forensics investigator, cybersecurity specialist, and more! Then moving forward we will learn about Malware and its types like viruses, trojans, spyware, ransomware, etc.

Who this course is for

  • Everyone who wants to learn how to stay safe online.

  • Learners who want to understand the basics of computer and cyber security.

  • Learners who want to become IT or Cyber Security Experts.

You will also learn about BFA (Brute Force Attack), IP Spoofing, URL spoofing, LDAP Injection, SQL Injection, MIMA, Phishing Attacks, and much more. Discover how cyber attacks work, How to avoid virus infections, and how you can counteract their malicious consequences.


  • Keep your kids and parents safe from cybercriminal actions.

  • Understand the basic concepts and terminologies used in information security and cyber security.

  • Understand, identify & prevent Malware.

  • Understand Browser Security

  • Bulletproof your online presence (email, social media, etc.) and all the personal data that you've stored online. 

  • Learn about the most dangerous hacking attacks and how to prevent them.


  • Willingness to learn

  • A computer and an internet connection.

Cyber Security Guide for Absolute Beginners


Check out the detailed breakdown of what’s inside the course

Basic Introduction to Cyber security & Information Security
11 Lectures
  • play icon A Warm Welcome To This Course 01:54 01:54
  • play icon What is Cyber Security 00:48 00:48
  • play icon Difference Between Cyber Security & Information Security 01:55 01:55
  • play icon The Three Principles Of Cyber Security 04:39 04:39
  • play icon Computer Protocols Part-1 04:00 04:00
  • play icon Computer Protocols Part-2 02:16 02:16
  • play icon WHAT IS SSL, TLS, HTTPS & SSH 04:24 04:24
  • play icon Heartbleed Vulnerability 04:29 04:29
  • play icon Web Browsers In Security 03:21 03:21
  • play icon Safe & FREE extensions For Browser Security Part-1 05:00 05:00
  • play icon Safe & FREE extensions For Browser Security Part-2 03:20 03:20
Some Basics About A Hacker
6 Lectures
Attacks From Hackers
9 Lectures
6 Lectures
Digital Wallets
2 Lectures
5 Lectures
Email & Security
5 Lectures
Extras & Gifts For You Beautiful Students
3 Lectures

Instructor Details

Dhabaleshwar Das

Dhabaleshwar Das

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Myo Myint Thu

very nice


Anita Grzeszkiewicz

Very good for a beginner with little no idea about Cyber Security, and it was good to go back to basics.

thokchom shyamkumar singh

Thokchom shyamkumar singh

I find this course quite useful and relevant in the increasingly cyber sensitive age.


Jan Beseda

So far really for non IT people. Not sure if that was right for me, but for someone outside IT, not bad :)


Subhampreet Singh


Rex Virgil Darling III

Rex Virgil Darling III

Everything is great so far, it's just that I cannot find the quizzes at the end of each section. That's why I'm only giving 4 stars for now. Did not see the feedback section earlier so I have not rated all the other sections prior to this one yet, but to let you know, they were great so far, except


Xavier Marc

Great content for absolute beginners.



Nice intro for a beginner.


Madhukar Chandrakant Parulekar

Its very good and detailed explanation.




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