Security and Privacy for Big Data // EIT Digital Professional School

Security and Privacy for Big Data

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Is your company’s proprietary data safe? Cyber-attacks and online threats are increasingly widespread; up-to-date information about the application of security solutions in Big Data environments is necessary.

Security and Privacy for Big Data

With this course, you will learn how to identify key security and data protection issues and how to apply privacy preserving methodologies in compliance with the current regulations, with a specific focus on GDPR and related implementation recommendations.

Is this course for you? What's in it for you?
If you are an ICT professional or someone who designs and manages systems in big data environments, this course is for you! Knowledge about big data and IT is advantageous, but if you are e.g. a product manager just touching the surface of big data and security, this course will suit you as well.
  • Acquire general awareness on security, privacy and GDPR aspects for Big Data projects.
  • Train to identify key security and data protection risks.
  • Discover relevant security and privacy technologies.
  • Gain valuable insights from your databases without violating the privacy of your customers.

The course at a glance

Available formats
  • Online only (general awareness)
  • Blended learning (prepare online and practice face-to-face)
  • PREPARE Online: 2 parts and several self-paced video modules requiring approximately 6 hours of work
  • PRACTICE 2 days face-to-face
Upcoming workshop dates and locations for open enrolment
  • Cost per participant: €1500
  • November 5-6, 2019 in Berlin (Germany)
Workshop delivery at your company premises
  • Take-away session upon request - please contact us for a quotation
Online only
Language English
  • Security for Big Data
  • Privacy for Big Data
2-day face-to-face agenda
    Day 1: Security
  • Introduction and security challenges
  • Cryptography
  • Authentication and authorization
  • Access control in Hadoop

  • Day 2: Privacy
  • Introduction to data protection
  • The General Data Protection Regulation
  • Data protection and Big Data
  • Anonymization and pseudonymization
  • Workshop on k-anonymity
  • Privacy enhancing technologies
Requirements Basic knowledge about Big Data and IT
Our partner This course is brought to you by EIT Digital and the Fraunhofer Institute for Secure Information Technology SIT. It is the leading expert for IT Security and develops solutions for immediate use, tailored to the customer's needs. Fraunhofer SIT is active in projects for companies from all kinds of industries. Numerous successful projects carried out with international partners are the resounding proof for trustful and reliable cooperation.
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