Course description

This course is designed to bring students up-to-date on the current solutions for IoT security, following the evolution of the sector in recent years. It covers common vulnerabilities, framework and mitigation, exploitation, risks, data breaches, and more. Focused on IoT security, the courses gives students ample knowledge to understand why an effective security strategy is important for key players in the technology’s supply chain, namely manufacturers, warehousing parties, factory owners, and retailers. With this qualification, students will be able to thoroughly understand how IoT security works and what measures are taken to ensure IoT security is seamless and flawless.

Course content

  • Overview of Security in IoT Technologies
  • IoT Security Best Practices
  • Security for Connected Products
  • Security Update Life-cycle
  • Algorithms & Software for IoT
  • Signal Processing & Data Technologies for IoT
  • AI, Machine Learning, Big Data, & IoT
  • Understanding Types of Layers
  • Assessing Privacy & Security Challenges
  • Everything-as-a-Service (XaaS)
  • Vulnerability Disclosure
  • Understanding Hybrid Architecture
  • Introduction to Intelligence Model
  • IoT & Specialized Hardware Devices

Course Objectives

  • Securely connecting IoT devices and products
  • Discussing key attacks and threats on IoT
  • Researching and assessing IoT risks and threats
  • Implementing security reporting protocols
  • Effectively working with security team to resolve IoT security complaints
  • Updating product life-cycles and developing security patching strategies
  • Understanding IoT Security Foundation best practices

Target audience

  • IoT Startup Owners/Managers
  • IoT Security Professionals
  • Cyber Security Managers
  • IoT Engineers

Location / Delivery

  • Online

Start date

  • June 28, 2020


  • NA


  • £450.00 £850.00

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Dr. Mike Lakoju

A Data Science/ IoT Security  Consultant with over 12 years of work experience. He developed a Big Data Strategy framework that helps organizations identify the potential value of a Big Data project. He has expertise in Internet of Things (IoT), Operational Technology Security, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Data Visualization, Information Technology Security & Security Architecture Modelling.