Dates: 7-8 July 2021
Location: Tutorial
Venue: Online


Information Security is a broad topic, and as such this training course will look at a variety of topics covering theory, technical controls, and organisational best practices. Each topic is covered from basics to intermediate level that aims to educate and challenge participants. This training course will be delivered over 2 days via Zoom, and focusing on theory presentations with some demonstrations and exercises, with plenty of time for questions.

Target Audience

System Administrators, Engineers, IT Managers and Computer/Network Operators who are interested in information security, gaining an understanding of the threats they face and how to manage such threats.


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Workshop Topics

  • Information Security Overview
  • Threat and Countermeasures to Confidentiality, Integrity, and Availability
  • Operating System Security
  • Security Policies
  • Operational Security
  • DDoS Fundamentals and Mitigation
  • Cryptography
  • Password Control – End-User Perspective
  • Password Control – Secure Server-Side Storage


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Workshop Items

  • Agenda (includes links to presentations and schedule)
  • Instructors: Jamie Gillespie (APNIC), Swapneel Patnekar (Community Trainer)
  • infosec-20210707-online.txt
  • Last modified: 2021/10/11 10:15
  • by jamie