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Cyber Security Awareness for IT-Pros(with lab)

Delivery: classroom, hands on, lab // Duration: 1 day

This classroom training is aimed at IT specialists with administrative rights, i.e. primarily administrators, but also developers or architects who plan systems or set up and operate test environments. In this training course, the participants are shown the connection between their own behavior and effective cyber security through numerous demos and hands-on lab exercises. The participants work with their own laptops on virtual server systems and slip into the role of the attacker. They actively scan the systems for exploitable vulnerabilities, use current attack tools and hack into the course systems.


Learning Objectives

By the end of this course, students will be able to:

  • Understand the changing threat landscape and its impact on their jobs.

  • Understand why and how the resilience against cyber-attacks needs to be improved.

  • Understand the requirements in guidelines and instructions.

The participants will be positively disposed towards a required change in their own behavior, as they recognize their own benefit and the benefit for the company.


Course Content

  • Intro: AAdvanced Persistent Threats

  • APT attacks on the human factor

    • Social Engineering

    • Spear phishing

    • Trojans, viruses and USB gadgets

  • APT attacks on systems

    • Reconnaissance and analysis: port and vulnerability scans

    • Exploitation of vulnerabilities

    • Lateral movement: Credential Dumping and Pass the Hash/Ticket

  • What does the current security strategy look like?

    • Technology - Processes - People

    • Prevention - Detection - Response

  • Prevention: Improve your resilience

    • Hardening / Patching

      • What does hardening mean and why is compliance elementary?

      • Why do systems have to be patched promptly?

    • Secure Administration

      • Role Based Access Control (RBAC)

      • Password management & PIM/PAM solutions

    • Security Architectures

  • Detection & Response

    • SIEM systems

    • Malware analysis

  • Summary and Call to Action


Target Audience

This one-day course is aimed at IT specialists with administrative rights. The training is designed for Windows and Linux administrators as well.


Pre-requisite for Course Registration

Basic IT know-how of IT systems.



For the ISH Cyber Security Awareness for IT-Pros (with Lab) will be no certificate issued. You will receive a Confirmation of Participation at the end of the one day course.

Upcoming Session

Dates Location Language Registration fee (plus VAT)


How to get to the ISH Campus?

Address: Südallee 1 85326 Munich, Germany
Phone: +49 (0)89 975 32275

Mit dem Auto- von der A92/München

Orientieren Sie sich an der Beschilderung “Frachtgebaude” unde verlassen Sie die Autobahn. Folgen Sie der Straße nach rechts, Sie überqueren auf der Brücke die S-Bahn Linie. Biegen Sie bei der nächsten Möglichkeitne rechts ab un folgen dem Straßenverlauf über eine langgezogene Rechtsverurve. Fogen Sie der Straße weiterhin bis Sie links abbiegen können. Biegen Sie links ab. Zu Ihrer Rechten erreichen Sie die “Luftpostleitstelle”.

By car - from the A92 / Munich

Follow the signs “Frachtgebaude” and leave the motorway. Follow the road to the right and cross the S-Bahn line on the bridge. At the next opportunity, turn right and follow the road over a long right turn. Continue to follow the street until you can turn left. Turn left. On your right you will reach the “Luftpostleitstelle”.

Mit der S-Bahn / dem Flugzeug

Steigen Sie in die S-Bahn-Linie S8 oder S1 und fahren Sie bis zum “Besucherpark”. Verlassen Sie in die S-Bahn-Station in Richtung Flight- Operations-Center (FOC/Lufthanasa) und folgen Sie am Ende der Treppen nach unten der Straße zu Ihrer Linken bis zum Ende der “Frachtgebäide”. Gehen Sie weiter gerade aus und folgen Sie der Straße nach rechts. Am Ende dieser Straße erreichen Sie die “Luftpostleitstelle”.

By S-Bahn / airplane

Get on the S-Bahn line S8 or S1 and drive to the “Besucherpark”. Exit the S-Bahn station towards the Flight-Operations-Center (FOC / Lufthanasa) and at the bottom of the stairs, follow the road to the left to the end of the “Frachtgebäide”. Continue straight ahead and follow the road to the right. At the end of this street you reach the “Luftpostleitstelle”.

Are events and trainings in English or in German?

Since we want to provide the best trainings and events for “Securing the Global future” we offer our programs in both English and German. You can tell which language the training or event is in by which flag icon is listed next to the title. A British flag for English or the German flag for Deutsch.

Where can I check my ticket order?

You can always check or make changes to your ticket order by using the link in the email you received after you completed your booking. If you don’t have this link anymore, you can request a new mail through our ticketshop.

What hotels are in the area?

While there are a wide range of hotels around the airport we have personally stay at both the Hilton and Hotel Novotel, and find them to be very nice and accommodating.

Hilton Munich Airport

Address: Terminalstraße Mitte 20, 85356 München-Flughafen
Phone: +49 (0)89 97820

Hotel Novotel

Address: Nordallee 29, 85356 München Phone: +49 (0)89 9705130

I have further questions and would like to speak to someone in person, who do I call?

Yes, you can email us at or call us at +49 89 975 32275. We are fluent in English or German.