LEARNING PATH
Complete Beginner

Are you new to security and not sure how to start? This pathway will give you the core skills required to start your cyber security journey.

HOURS OF CONTENT
64
HANDS-ON LABS
33
DIFFICULTY LEVEL
Novice

Learn the core skills required to start a career in cyber security

  • Web application security
  • Network security
  • Basic Linux
  • Scripting
Complete this learning path and earn a certificate of completion

Introduction

The beginner path aims to give a broad introduction to the different areas in Computer Security. This path will be looking at the following areas:

  • Basic Linux - Get familiar with the linux command line.
  • Web Application Security - Learn web application security concepts through the OWASP Top 10
  • Network Security - Using essential tools like NMAP to enumerate infrastructure.
  • Scripting Challenges - Using Python and Bash to carry out different tasks.
  • Privilege Escalation

Once you complete the beginner path, you should have learnt the fundamental knowledge for each specific area, and use these core concepts to build your understanding of more complex topics within the area.