Sterling Technologies 12 Week Course on the Essentials of Cybersecurity

Wednesday, May 15, 2024 - 11:30

Join Sterling Information Technologies for a 12-week course on the Essentials of Cybersecurity.  The Essentials series is an introductory cybersecurity course that prepares students to think about a career in cybersecurity by teaching ethical hacking and penetration testing, digital forensics, and network security fundamentals. 

Details of the Essentials Series:

When: Every Wednesday starting May 15th  from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm

Where: Windsor University Advanced Computing Hub 300 Ouellette


Essentials Series 1: Ethical Hacking Concepts

This course will introduce students to cybersecurity threats, vulnerabilities, and attack vectors such as web applications, wireless, mobile, IoT, network-level attacks, and countermeasures which will present students to what to expect in the field of ethical hacking.


  • Ethical Hacking Fundamentals
  • Password Cracking Techniques & Countermeasures
  • Social Engineering Techniques & Countermeasures
  • Network Level Attacks & Countermeasures
  • Web Application Attacks & Countermeasures
  • Wireless Attacks and Countermeasures
  • Mobile Attacks & Countermeasures
  • IoT and OT Attacks & Countermeasures
  • Cloud Computing & Countermeasures


Essentials Series 2: Digital Forensics

This course will introduce students to Computer Forensics Fundamentals as well as the Computer Forensics Investigation Process. Plan to learn about Dark Web, Windows, Linux, Malware Forensics and so much more!


  • Computer Forensics Fundamentals
  • Computer Forensics Investigation Process
  • Defeating Anti-Forensics Techniques
  • Windows Forensics
  • Network Forensics
  • Investigating Web Attacks
  • Dark Web Forensics


Essentials Series 3: Network Security

Learn a holistic overview of the key components of information security such as Identification, Authentication and Authorization, Virtualization and Cloud Computing, Wireless Network, Mobile Device and IoT Device and Data Security.


  • Network Security Fundamentals
  • Network Security Controls – Administrative Controls
  • Network Security Controls – Physical Controls
  • Network Security Control – Technical Controls
  • Virtualization and Cloud Computing
  • Wireless Network Security
  • Mobile Device Security
  • IoT Device Security


See you on Wednesday, May 15th!

Sterling Infographic

REGISTER HERE - Please note that if you attended the Information Session and signed the registration list, there is no need to register again.