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Dates: 12th to 16th Nov 2018
Location: Thimpu, Bhutan


  • This training course will be delivered over 5 days, and will include a mix of theory presentations, hands-on exercises, and group discussions/Q&A.
  • A certificate of participation will be provided upon successful completion of the course.

Target Audience

  • Engineers, Network Managers and Operators, and Security policy makers who are interested in network security and want to gain an understanding of the threats they face and how to mitigate such threats.


  • It is assumed that participants have a basic understanding of network operations and Internet technologies.

Workshop topics

Topics that will be covered include:

  • Information Security Overview
  • Threat and Countermeasures to Confidentiality, Integrity, and Availability
  • Security Policies
  • Operating System Security
  • Penetration Testing
  • Securing FTP, TFTP, SSH/SFTP/SCP
  • Insecure File Permissions
  • Operational Security
  • Cryptography
  • Password Control – End-User Perspective
  • Password Control – Secure Server Side Storage
  • Cryptocurrencies and cryptojacking
  • Incident and Response handling
  • Cyber Drill simulation

Workshop Items

  • Agenda (includes links to presentations and schedule)
  • Instructors: Jamie Gillespie (APNIC) and Warren Finch (APNIC)
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