Resilient Defence 285

Organisation profile

Resilient Defence is an Irish Security Consultancy service that offers Employee Cyber Security Training in addition to consultancy on Data Privacy, Cyber Security and Risk Management. With decades of experience under our belt, we focus on developing your teams cyber security behaviour which is the biggest risk for your business. All of our training is CPD accredited and our core objective is to close the gap between your cyber risk and your teams awareness and education.

Training aim

Ransomware is Malicious Software that holds your system to ransom usually by ‘locking’ it. During this course you'll learn more about the types of Ransomware and how to safeguard against it.

Learning objectives

On completion of this course you will be able to define what Ransomware is, define common terms such as Ransomware, Bitcoin, Fusob, WannaCryptor and WannaCry and identify steps to prevent a Ransomware attack.

Course outline

Our Ransomware training course is broken into 7 elements: 3 lessons, 3 knowledge checks and a final assessment. The pass rate for each knowledge check is 100% and the final assessment is 80% pass rate. A fully downloadable training manual is available and access to the course is granted for 6 weeks. Our training can be taken on any device on demand.

Trainer's profile

Our subject matter experts have over 20 years experience in the private sector and in the Irish Defence Forces. Their expertise includes Information Security, Digital Forensics, Counter intelligence, Incident Response, Information Security Management and ICT Team training. All are qualified with an MSc in Forensic Cyber Security.

Course duration

6 minute animation and 20 minute training manual

Assessment & certification

CPD Certificate in Ransomware (Introduction to Ransomware) (0.5 CPD Points)

Who should attend

Business and Employees wishing to understand more about the threats of Ransomare and how to best prevent a Ransomare infection.

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