Blockchain Security Fundamentals

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Course Overview

This course will help you Identify and differentiate between security threats and attacks on a Blockchain network. Blockchain security methods, best practices, risk mitigation, and all known (to date) cyber-attack vectors on the Blockchain will be covered. You will also learn how to perform a Blockchain network security risk analysis and glean a complete understanding of Blockchain's inherent security features and risks.

In this course you will gain an understanding of why blockchain security is important and how security in blockchain is approached.  It covers Hyperledger Fabric, Ethereum and Corda blockchain platforms.

Includes on-demand video and Accredible Certificate of Completion

Who is This Course For?

  • Any one wanting to understand the fundamentals of blockchain security
  • Anyone interested in advancing their career in cloud computing
  • Anyone who wants to understand common best practices around security

What You'll Learn

✔  What are blockchain security best practices

✔  What are common vulnerabilities

✔ What are ways to remediate vulnerabilities

✔ How to perform an assessment

✔ Threats in Hyperledger deployments

Threat in R3 Corda Deployments

✔ Threats with Ethereum platform based deployments

✔ Development best practices


  • Prior blockchain knowledge is useful but not needed
  • Wanting to obtain a certification as well would be helpful

Course content