Innovation in Action Series

Fundamentals in Cybersecurity

February 1-5 @ UofM

FedEx Institute of Technology | Room 225 | 365 Innovation Drive

This foundational program in cybersecurity is designed to cover the fundamentals of cybersecurity and cybersecurity vulnerabilities.

IT background is required.


Morning Session 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Afternoon Session: 1:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Topics Include:

  • Introduction to cybersecurity
  • Recent cybersecurity attacks
  • Cybersecurity attack methods
  • Behavioral and managerial aspects of cybersecurity
  • Cybersecurity policies, standards and practices
  • Software vulnerabilities
  • Secure design and coding techniques
  • Virtualization security and cloud models
  • Cryptography, RSA, DES, SSL, TLS
  • Penetration testing
  • Web application security testing
  • Risk-based security testing
  • Secure Software Development Lifecycle
  • Static and dynamic testing software

Registration Fee:


  • Fee includes lunch, morning & afternoon snacks, and parking
  • Refund Policy: Non Refundable after two weeks prior to workshop

Questions? Contact:

Prof. Mark Gillenson

Tammy Alexander

(901) 678-5607

(901) 678-1589

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  1. Print the registration form here:  (mailing instructions are on the form)
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