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2020-06-17 Introduction to IT Security for Data Scientists (09:00 - 17:00)

Basic cyber security training.


About Cyber Security Fundamentals
Introduction to IT Security for Data Science
Working with data and distributed computing infrastructures involve security aspects. In this full day course you are given an introduction to most important practices and tools. 
Learning outcomes - particpants 
  • know what information security is - CIA triad
  • know about different authentication and authorisation methods
  • know basics about cryptology
  • are aware about IT security threats
  • know certificates
  • know various types of malware
  • are able to secure their IT  environments
  • are aware of vulnerabilities
  • can recact on incidents
Target group
  • CAS Applied Data Science participants
  • Researchers and staff
  • Own laptop
  • Presentations, discussions, tutorials. 
Practical information (time, location ...)
Time : 2020-06-17  09:00 - 17:00
Location : Videoconference with Zoom


Meeting ID: 973 7327 0818
Password: 389767

Language: English
Participants : Max 24
Registration : Mandatory (via Ilias)
Coaches: Matthias Seitz (SWITCH), Daniel Weber (SWITCH)
Responsible : PD Dr. Sigve Haug (University of Bern)
Lecturers and Coaches
Matthias and Daniel are cyber security engineers from SWITCH-CERT (https://www.switch.ch/it/services/security/)