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Masters Program in Cybersecurity

Live classes | 16 Weeks | Certificate Course

LIVE Cybersecurity program covering Network Security, Web App Security, Cyber Threat Intelligence, Digital Forensics, Incident Management and many more.

  • Delivered by Global Experts

  • 100+ hrs of LIVE Classes

  • 10+ Real-World Projects

  • 20+ Tools hands-on experience

  • 1-on-1 Mentorship

  • Focus on Soft Skills

  • Total Fee Rs. 49,999/- | EMI @ Rs. 6,667/month

  • 100% Placement Assistance

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Know Your Instructors

We have handpicked the best professionals to deliver the Cybersecurity training program

Dr. Ram Kumar G

Information Security & Risk Leader
Global automotive Major
Philips | Societe Generale
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Jagdish Prasad

Consulting CTO
30+ yrs in global software technology
ex-HCL | CCISO Certified | M.Tech, IIT Madras
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Bishwajeet Chakraborthy

Associate Consultant, Cybersecurity
Infosys I Accenture
Saviynt Cloud Security Analyzer Level 100
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Anup Pravin Khopkar

Principal Tech. Support Engineer
Symantec | Optra Health
S Square Enterprise
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What you will learn?

Introduction to Cybersecurity
Week 1
Concepts you will learn
  • Information security vs cybersecurity
  • Various domains within cybersecurity
  • CIA triad
  • Evaluating adequacy of information security standards
  • Blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies
  • IoT and IoT security
  • Industrial IoT and its vulnerabilities
  • Kali OS
  • Common cybersecurity myths
  • Types of threats and cyber-risks
  • Threats, vulnerabilities and exploits
  • Cybercrime as a service {Technology}
  • The business of cybercrime
  • Dark web, Deep and surface web
Learning Outcome
Class 1

Quiz

Case Study

Class Participation

After this class, you will be able to
  • Understand how cybersecurity professionals work
  • Know how a typical day looks like for a cybersecurity professional
  • Differentiate between information security and cybersecurity
  • Understand the fundamental concepts of CIA triad
  • Analyze systems to ensure information security standards are met
Class 2

Quiz

Case Study

Class Participation

After this class, you will be able to
  • Discover emerging technologies and their security aspects
  • Be aware of existing vulnerabilities about IoT and IIoT security
  • Understand features and characteristics of Deep, dark and surface web
Tools you will master
  • Virtual Box - For virtualization environment and testing multiple instances and OS’s
  • Kali Linux - IP config, ping, arp, netstat, traceroute
Project
In this project you will be:
  • Installing and managing Kali OS in a virtual environment
  • Using Kali linux terminal to determine various aspects of network statistics like IP address, ARP, network statistics etc.
WoW Factor
Class conducted by a professional who is a PhD in the information security arena with experience in various domains within cybersecurity
Installation and configuration of Kali OS and virtualbox. Become more efficient to create a testing environment
Network Security
Week 2 - 3
Concepts you will learn
  • Trends and what constitutes a state-of-art network security
  • 5G and its significance
  • Zero Trust Network Access ( ZTNA)
  • Network security vulnerabilities
  • Using Nmap to assess network vulnerabilities
  • Fundamental concepts of network engineering
  • A typical day of network engineer
  • Challenges faced by network engineers
  • Network sniffing using wireshark tool
  • Commands for netcat
  • Wireless network testing tools - aircrack
  • Network packet analysis using tcpdump
  • Concepts related to security - Secure communications, server client handshake
  • How does the internet work?
  • Network components - IPS, IDS, Firewall
Learning Outcome
Class 1

Quiz

Case Study

Class Participation

After this class, you will
  • Have a good understanding of ISO OSI reference concept
  • Be able to understand Schema of Internet
  • Be able to map various networking components with respect to ISO OSI framework
Class 2

Quiz

Case Study

Class Participation

After this class, you will
  • Have a good grasp about different hardware devices like server, client, peer, transmission medium, and connecting devices
  • Be able to understand job responsibilities w.r.t network engineering
  • Know the latest trends and the advancements in network security including current research like 5G networks, IPv6 technologies etc and future developments
Class 3

Quiz

Case Study

Class Participation

After this class, you will
  • Use wireshark to perform network analysis and data packet examination
  • Be able to use nmap for mapping network characteristics like port information and status of the port
Class 4

Quiz

Case Study

Class Participation

Project discussion class
    Tools you will master
    • WIRESHARK - Packet sniffers, various network protocol analysis using wireshark
    • NMAP PROJECT - Network mapping and determining various information about open and closed ports
    Project
    Packet sniffing and analysis using wireshark
    In this project you will be:
    • Be required you to analyse various filters used
    • Need to examine network packets
    • Interpret different tabs within wireshark
    • Discover the most important and complex information of a network packet flowing from client to the machine
    • Spot the 3 way handshake, one of the essential steps for client-server connection
    Network packet analysis using tcpdump
    In this project you will be:
    • Get you familiarized with tcpdump and enable you to use man pages to learn command line tools
    • Be required to choose appropriate filters and perform packet level analysis
    • Understand the significance of tcpdump for Cyber Defence Analysis, Cyber Defense Forensics Analysis and Vulnerability Assessment Analysis
    WoW Factor
    Expert with more than a decade experience at renowned cybersecurity firms such as Symantec
    Learning tools like wireshark and nmap will help the individual to get more perspective towards the type of data flowing through a server
    Cyber Attacks & its Implications
    Week 4 - 5
    Concepts you will learn
    • Stuxnet
    • Wannacry ransomware
    • Twitter hack
    • The Morris worm
    • Melissa virus attack
    • Yahoo data breach
    • Cyberwarfare
    • Cyber espionage
    • Differences between phishing and spear phishing
    • Challenges in defending phishingattacks
    • Impact of a phishing attack
    • Frequency of conducting phishing campaign
    • Attack methodology behind phishing attacks
    • Countermeasures to defend malware attacks
    • Malware vs computer virus, a comparison
    • Reverse engineering of malware
    • Tools for malware analysis
    • Impact of ransomware attacks on machines
    • Mitigation techniques to defend ransomware
    • Cybersecurity awareness training
    • Importance of cybersecurity campaigns
    • Mimecast cybersecurity awareness
    • Ransomware campaign
    • Email awareness
    Learning Outcome
    Class 1

    Quiz

    Case Study

    Class Participation

    After this class, you will be able to
    Understand the working mechanism of cyber attacks like
    • Phishing
    • Ransomware
    • Malware
    • DDoS attacks
    Be able to understand the implementation techniques associated with the phishing attack which will enable you to design an effective defense technique
      Class 2

      Quiz

      Case Study

      Class Participation

      After this class, you will
      • Be able to understand the cyberkill chain
      • Be able to evaluate cyberattacks with respect to the kill chain
      Class 3

      Quiz

      Case Study

      Class Participation

      Project and interview questions discussion
        Project
        In this project you will:
        • Be required to write a report with a 3000 word limit containing a review of the paper,excerpts from the research and finally the critique Threat Report
        • Understand research techniques like quantitative and qualitative research and develop a skill to present your independent ideas with references
        WoW Factor
        Expert with real life experience handling global cybersecurity breaches
        Expert has witnessed the wannacry ransomware attack which is still a global phenomenon
        A live demonstration of malware reverse engineering will be presented
        Web Application Security
        Week 6 - 7
        Concepts you will learn
        • Concepts and significance of web application security
        • Web application security trends
        • Server certificates
        • Web application security best practices
        • OWASP and application security
        • OWASP top 10 web application vulnerabilities
        • OWASP mobile top 10 vulnerabilities
        • OWASP IoT vulnerabilities
        • OWASP cloud vulnerabilities
        • Burpsuite
        • OWASP ZAP
        • W3af
        • THC hydra
        • Bug bounty programs and platform
        Learning Outcome
        Class 1

        Quiz

        Case Study

        Class Participation

        After this class, you will
        • Understand the important concepts of web applications security like server certificates, HTTPS and OWASP
        • Be able to implement best industry practices while handling and managingweb applications securely
        Class 2

        Quiz

        Case Study

        Class Participation

        After this class, you will
        • Be able to identify web application vulnerabilities
        • Be able to understand the web threat surface with the help of OWASP top 10 for web applications, mobile applications and IoT applications
        Class 3

        Quiz

        Case Study

        Class Participation

        A deep dive into cyber kill chain
        • After this class you will be able to use Burpsuite for Security testing of web applications
        • After this class you will be able to use ZAP for penetration testing of web applications
        Class 4

        Quiz

        Case Study

        Class Participation

        Project and interview questions discussion
          Tools you will master
          • BURPSUITE - An integrated platform for performing security testing of web applications
          • OWASP ZAP - An open-source web application security scanner. It is intended to be used by both those new to application security as well as professional penetration testers
          • Penetrating testing platform for web applications and network
          Project
          Web security analysis using burpsuite
          In this project you will:
          • Execute tasks including intruder, spider, repeater, proxy and scanner
          • Understand the working mechanism and implementation technique of how web applications work and the associated vulnerabilities
          • Need to perform cookie stealing attack
          • Demonstrate the use of dictionary attack for passwords
          Web security analysis using burpsuite
          In this project you will:
          Work on ZAP and the proxy settings along with setting up the environment.
          Perform the following steps:
          • The first is to host the ZAP application.
          • The second is to host the WebGoat application.
          • Running ZAP from the Linux command line to execute the test
          Need to interrogate the results and consider various resources for determining appropriate remediation
            WoW Factor
            Expert with Masters from IIT Madras and 30+ years of industry experience with certifications like CISO and working as a leading CTO
            Learning burpsuite and Zap will enable the individual to not only analyse web applications but also determine vulnerabilities and patch them. These labs will be a stepping stone for individuals driven to participate in bug bounty programs
            Incident Management
            Week 8
            Concepts you will learn
            • Fundamental concepts of incident response
            • Importance of incident response
            • Reactive aspect of an incident management team & an example
            • Best practices for the incident response team
            • Incident management use cases
            • Advance threat management and incident response
            • Digital forensics and incident response
            • Trends in incident management
            • Common incident management scenarios
            • Incident response playbook
            • Automation and incident management
            Learning Outcome
            Class 1

            Quiz

            Case Study

            Class Participation

            After this class, you will
            • Be able to design an effective incident response plan
            • Be able to understand the incident response life cycle
            • Interpret the observations from an incident or a breach
            • Be able to improve incident response process by implementing insights drawn from multiple scenarios
            Class 2

            Quiz

            Case Study

            Class Participation

            After this class, you will
            • Be able to implement Blue team trainng through Let’s Defend the incident response process
            • You will be able to understand the defense process efficiently
            Class 3

            Quiz

            Case Study

            Class Participation

            Project and interview questions discussion
              Project
              In this project you will:
              • Design a case study to implement a plan for an incident response
              • Need to make use of frameworks like NIST and ITIL while designing the incident response process
              • Understand, analyze, design and implement an incident response plan
              WoW Factor
              Senior Security Engineer with 7 years of incident management expertise
              Deep insight into designing an incident response plan by incorporating incident management frameworks
              Digital Forensics
              Week 9
              Concepts you will learn
              • NIST digital forensics framework
              • Life cycle of digital forensics
              • Forensics best practices
              • Famous cases of forensic investigation
              • NIST first responders guide
              • APCO forensic guide
              • Open source forensics tools
              • Dauberts standard
              • Chain of custody
              Learning Outcome
              Class 1

              Quiz

              Case Study

              Class Participation

              After this class, you will
              • Understand aspects of digital forensics and the laws governing digital forensics
              • Know Daubert’s standard, which will provide deep understanding about various factors, enabling you to perform forensic process
              • Understand the IT Act 2000 and its amendments and various other frameworks for digital forensics
              Tools you will master
              • Dd - a mandatory tool to make a copy of any evidence file before examination
              • Foremost - A forensic data recovery program for Linux used to recover files using their headers, footers, and data structures through a process known as file carving
              • Autopsy - A digital forensics platform and graphical interface to The Sleuth Kit® used by law enforcement, military, and corporate examiners to investigate what happened on a computer
              Project
              Evidence examination and forensic case analysis using autopsy and foremost
              In this project you will:
              Use autopsy and foremost for the recovery process and carving files
              Need to carry out the following steps
              • Back up the original evidence
              • Examine and carve files using foremost
              • Check for the extensions of the file
              • Use Autopsy browser to extract the same files and see if it's any different
              • Use Ghex to deduce any further information
              • Report the findings with proper titles
              WoW Factor
              Live forensic analysis and evidence examination using tools used by forensic experts across the globe
              Governance, Risk & Compliance (GRC)
              Week 10
              Concepts you will learn
              • Various laws and frameworks
              • Risk management strategies
              • Compliance frameworks
              • Key Data Privacy frameworks
              • GDPR
              • ISO 27001
              • PCI DSS
              • HIPAA
              • CoBIT
              • COSO
              • Case studies around famous compliance cases
              Learning Outcome
              Class 1

              Quiz

              Case Study

              Class Participation

              After this class, you will
              • Understand how governance operates
              • Be able to come up with steps to mitigate risk
              • Know important frameworks like ISO, NIST and GDPR thereby have an additional perspective towards cybersecurity governance and compliance
              WoW Factor
              Class conducted a professional who is a PhD in the information security arena with exploratory experience in various domains within cybersecurity
              Possessing an overall knowledge of GRC will aid the individual in gauging and implementing the best GRC strategies during a data breach or a cyber attack
              Identity & Access Management (IAM)
              Week 11
              Concepts you will learn
              • Difference between authorization and authentication
              • Using IAM for threat mitigation
              • Importance of security for biometrics data
              • Multifactor authentication
              • Access controls
              • Physical security controls
              • Categorization of Access Controls
              • Identity and access management and biometric problems
              • 2021 trends around identity management
              • Blockchain IDA
              Learning Outcome
              Class 1

              Quiz

              Case Study

              Class Participation

              After this class, you will
              • Understand different concepts like access controls, privileges, authorization, authentication and various other authentication mechanisms
              • Grasp the internal working mechanisms of PoLP which will enable you to be aware of how controls are offered and monitored
              Class 2

              Quiz

              Case Study

              Class Participation

              After this class, you will
              • Understand various use cases of Cyberark for Privileged access management
              Project
              Evidence examination and forensic case analysis using autopsy and foremost
              In this project you will:
              Use autopsy and foremost for the recovery process and carving files
              Need to carry out the following steps
              • Back up the original evidence
              • Examine and carve files using foremost
              • Check for the extensions of the file
              • Use Autopsy browser to extract the same files and see if it's any different
              • Use Ghex to deduce any further information
              • Report the findings with proper titles
              WoW Factor
              Expert with domain expertise on Oracle IDAM and CyberArk and Sailpoint while working with Fortune 500 firms
              Use cases of Sailpoint and the deep understanding of concepts of IDAM
              SIEM & Cyber Threat Intelligence
              Week 12
              Concepts you will learn
              • Future trends of cyber threat intelligence
              • Benefits of automated threat intelligence
              • SOC threat intelligence
              • Scale in the SOC
              • Importance of threat intelligence
              • Introduction to QRadar
              • Qradar Log monitoring and analysis
              • Qradar rules and investigation methodology
              • Reporting in QRadar and dashboard
              Learning Outcome
              Class 1

              Quiz

              Case Study

              Class Participation

              Introduction to QRadar
              • What are versions, fix pack? What is the latest version? Where to find the version ?
              QRadar Architecture
              • Overview and various Components - E/FC, E/FP, Console, DN, App Host
              • Events and event pipeline
              • Flows and flow pipeline
              • Databases in QRadar and their usage
              Class 2

              Quiz

              Case Study

              Class Participation

              QRadar Deployment
              • Various deployments - Single Host/Multiple Host, On prem/MSSP/QRoC.
              • Capacity - EPS, FPM
              • Backup and retention
              QRadar Community Edition
              • Installation and deployment
              Class 3

              Quiz

              Case Study

              Class Participation

              Log monitoring and analysis
              What are Log Sources
              • View integrated log sources
              • Windows, Linux, Perimeter devices (Firewall), Security devices (IPS, AV)
              Details of Log sources, Events
              • How to view events and fields?
              • Custom event properties, parsers, DSM
              • Stored & Unknown Events
              • Windows & Linux log source integration
              Class 4

              Quiz

              Case Study

              Class Participation

              Running searches in QRadar
              • Construction of basic searches
              • Common mistakes while running searches
              • Saving searches and their usage
              • Index management and relationship with searches
              QRadar Network Hierarchy
              • Define network hierarchy
              QRadar Assets
              • Asset tab overview
              • View, add, delete asset profile
              • Asset vulnerability
              Class 5

              Quiz

              Case Study

              Class Participation

              Qradar rules and investigation methodolo
              QRadar Rules
              • Different types of rules
              • Rule outcomes
              • Building block
              • Reference data
              • Use Case Manager app
              Class 6

              Quiz

              Case Study

              Class Participation

              Reporting in QRadar and dashboard
              QRadar reports
              • Create, Edit, View, Download reports
              QRadar Dashboards
              • View, modify dashboards
              • Pulse app
              User Management
              • View, modify dashboards
              • Pulse app
              QRadar Health/Performance monitoring
                Threat Intel
                • Threat feed integration
                • Threat feed format
                Tools you will master
                • IBM Radar
                WoW Factor
                Senior Security Delivery at IBM with a over a decade of experience around SIEM and threat management
                Get hands on IBM Qradar tool and get an overall understanding of the SIEM tool
                Cloud Security & Best Practices
                Week 13
                Concepts you will learn
                • Popularity of cloud
                • CLoud computing
                • Different services offered by cloud providers
                • Shared responsibilities in the cloud
                • Introduction to cloud security
                • Security frameworks
                • AWS security framework
                • GCP security framework
                • Azure security framework
                • Best practices for cloud security
                • Next Gen Firewakk
                • Cloud WAF
                Learning Outcome
                Class 1

                Quiz

                Case Study

                Class Participation

                The class will introduce the concepts of cloud and cloud computing in addition to the following topics:
                • Cloud computing in 2021
                • SaaS, PaaS, IaaS
                • Shared responsibilites in the cloud
                • Cloud service providers
                • Cloud best practices
                WoW Factor
                AWS Security speciality expert with more than a decade experience around cloud security
                Exploring various cloud platform infrstructure
                Focus on soft skills & interview prep
                Week 14 -16
                Learning Outcome
                Along with domain expertise, our experts will guide you through critical skills to make you an all-rounded professional through interactive sessions on
                  Communicate & Collaborate
                  • Presentation & Story telling, Stakeholder Management & Negotiation tactics
                  Emotional Well Being
                  • Emotional Intelligence at Work, Handling Stress, Anxiety and Burnout & Emotional Self-care
                  Think & Solve
                  • Innovation, Creativity, Critical Thinking & Problem Solving skills
                  Execution Skills
                  • Project & Time Management, Organisational skills & Social Media presence
                  Interview Preparation
                  • Resume Prep, Mock Interviews, GD Tips and Strategy

                  Earn your Certificate of Achievement

                  This certificate will be proof that you have taken a big step in mastering the domain by completing our comprehensive Masters program.

                  Strengthen your resume, share your achievement & set yourself for an accelerated growth.

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                  Sourav Kumar Singh
                  Senior Software Engineer, LTI

                  Antwak's Cybersecurity program helped me learn various monitoring tools from faculties who are directly associated with the cybersecurity industry. This really helped me visualize the working scenario.

                  Ravi Teja Kapu
                  Student, M.Tech.

                  Great opportunity to interact with industry experts. Program helped me become comfortable with various networking & SOC tools. Now, I’ve a good edge over the cybersecurity domain. I’d say if you want to start a career in infosec, become an AntWaker.

                  Aziz Iqbal Khan
                  Senior Manager | 13+ years | TCS

                  Training materials are updated & relevant. Industry case studies & real insights from experts makes the curriculum very interesting.

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                  FAQ

                  Who is this Cybersecurity course for?
                  This course is suitable for
                  1. Recent graduate or just about finishing college and looking for a career in cybersecurity
                  2. You have experience as System Admnistrators / IT support and now wish to enter Cybersecurity domain
                  3. IT professionals with < 3 years experience and looking for transition to a career in cybersecurity
                  Will I be able to complete this program alongside my full time job?
                  Yes. The program is designed keeping in mind rigorous schedule of both student and mentors. The core curriculum will be covered over the weekends (1 class of 2 hour on Saturday and 2 classes of 2 hour each on Sunday). However, students will be given assignment and pre-reads which they suppose to cover over the weekdays so that they can make most of industry experts time on weekend.
                  Overall time commitment of 14-16 hours/week will suffice. Also, community events such as AMA, fireside chat and guest speakers will happen in the evenings on a regular basis. You get to pick what you want to attend.
                  How much will the course cost overall?
                  The course will cost Rs. 49,999 inclusive of GST.
                  Is there EMI option available?
                  Yes, there are 4 month and 6 month EMI options available at zero interest cost.
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