Introduction to File Encryption and Best Practices using CrococryptFile

 

Learning Outcome:

    Requirement:

      Frank Hissen

      A basic interest in the fields of data security, privacy and technology--
      Understand technical terms and current technologies-- Evaluate what encryption means and provides-- Make technology choices with practice-orientation--

      The rising cyber attacks raised many questions and concerns regarding the data of the users, organizations, regardless of their sizes and strength failed to secure the data of their users. Not only the organization, individual user also worried because of the rising threat. To overcome the situation, it is essential to encrypt the data.


      In this course, you will also learn encryption on the technical level – as a background information to choose the right file encryption method for your case. If you care about data privacy and if you are willing to do something about it: Congratulations, you are already on the right track!


      This file encryption training course is for enterprise and private users alike. First, you will get an introduction on encryption in general to understand the characteristics of the different existing technologies. After that, we will go through the CrococryptFile application family step-by-step: Windows, Linux, Web-based and Command-line interface.


      Your Instructor

      Frank Hissen

      Frank Hissen works as freelancing expert for application security and applied cryptography. He successfully studied Computer Science at Darmstadt University of Technology (Germany) focusing on IT security. For over 15 years, he works as IT consultant and software engineer; for over 10 years, he also works in various positions as security expert in IT development and consulting projects. He mainly worked for large businesses but also medium-sized companies.

      He develops software and system architectures for complex systems and implements them or supervises the implementation. Moreover, he creates studies and function specifications.

      In the area of IT security, Frank is specialized in applied and technical IT security. For major as well as smaller companies, he equally developed and implemented security solutions and accompanied processes for secure product and software development.

      In the area of cryptography and encryption, he developed security solutions as Senior Solution Engineer at SECUDE before he became self-employed in 2009. Since then he works as independent expert in the area of web and cloud application security. He creates secure conceptual designs of system architectures but also takes care of their secure implementation and corresponding security requirements. One other focus is the technical examination and validation of the actual implementation.

      Until now, Frank Hissen worked in various projects amongst others for Deutsche Telekom AG, SECUDE, Allianz AG, ITO Darmstadt UT and SAP Research.

      Reviews

      5 months ago Infosec Leader

      Exceptionally proficient teacher, who will deliberately disclose everything to guarantee your complete understanding. I appreciated the challenges which were presented with the goal that I could have an opportunity to give it a shot for myself rather than continually following along.

      3 months ago Jaysen Batchelor

      This course was extremely overwhelming to jump into, however the instructor makes an extraordinary effort in showing step by step explaining you with the devices and strategies at an early stage.

      1 months ago Milos Montes

      Excellent course.... the instructor helped keep me wanting to continue through all the lectures.

      1 months ago Alexey Brenes

      This was till now the best course I have had on EH Academy. The instructor does a great job! He teaches with great interest and has a rich educational knowledge.

      6 months ago Anthony Falcon

      This course is really engaging and the instructor was well prepared to deliver the content effectively.

      9 months ago Benjamin Major

      The instructor has a strong grasp of the subject and makes the learning fun with his antics. Have enjoyed all of this instructor’s courses.

      8 months ago Chad Blair

      I really liked this course because the instructor uses very basic but clear models to demonstrate a concept. It really helped me get a picture of what's happening throughout the course.

      4 months ago Chris Dunavan

      For me this was quite quick, but deep enough, course to get detailed knowledge. This class was very well organized and delivered, I enjoyed it.

      3 months ago Cristian Drincu

      Excellent!! I would recommend as "A Must" for students who are seeking quality course.

      2 months ago Edwin-Torres-Sanchez

      This is really good, building from beginner to amateur, so far - I've taken a lot from this course and actually am using the things I learn on a daily basis in my work.

      6 months ago Glen Ihrig

      The course is really engaging and an experiential learning.

      7 months ago Hector-Toledo

      Almost done with the course. Excellent all round. The course is well structured and the pace is just correct.

      1 months ago Hector-Toledo

      The instructor explains clearly each point, and he is concise and to the point. He uses practical and visual approach that makes concepts easy to understand and hard to forget.

      2 months ago Juan John Charles

      Very engaging presentation and manages to condense a lot of information into short periods but still makes it all understandable.

      1 months ago Marcus Smith

      Very clear instructions and very well put together teaching materials.


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