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Cybersecurity for Beginners: Setting up a Virtual Lab
October 19, 2021 @ 18:30 - 20:00 CDT
If you’re interested in getting hands-on with cybersecurity, setting up your virtual lab is a great place to start.
Virtual machines (VMs) provide a safe sandboxed environment for you to tinker, test, and try your hand at new hacking skills, without fear of damaging your system.
In this beginner-friendly workshop hosted by Flatiron School, you’ll learn about the benefits of virtualization technology and follow along as we set up Ubuntu Linux. No experience is required — just show up, and learn something new!
You’ll receive the virtual event link after completing your RSVP HERE: https://virtualcyberlabforbeginners.eventbrite.com/?aff=meetup
+ The benefits of virtualization vs. bare metal systems
+ Types of virtualization
+ How to install and set up Ubuntu Linux
Whether you’re curious about a career in cybersecurity or just interested in learning how to protect yourself, our Cybersecurity for Beginners series is the perfect place for cyber n00bs to get familiar with the basics.
Flatiron School and SecureSet Academy have joined forces to address the worldwide cybersecurity skills gap. Better together, we are able to provide access to immersive cybersecurity education for students all over the world, as well as the career coaching people need to succeed in the cybersecurity industry.