REBOOT SKILLS Cybersecurity Project

0 ECTS credits, Academic Year 2023-2024
The participants of this course will familiarise themselves with Cybersecurity concepts, they will understand where Cybersecurity plays a role in their company, and they will understand what solutions exist and how they apply to the company.

Enrollment period


Mode of delivery

Web-Based Studies

Course study period


Education information

Each participant will bring an issue, and through the development of the solution, they will achieve the objectives of learning. Examples: Vulnerability assessment / penetration testing
• The student group will do a vulnerability analysis / penetration testing of a given target
• The company sets the scope for the assessment
• Students provide a report on their work and any issues/vulnerabilities that they find to the company

Threat analysis
• The student group will do a threat analysis of a target given by the company
• The company sets the target technology/system
• Students provide a report on the threats and possible mitigations against these for the company

Tool development
• The student group will develop and/or set up a tool for the company to use in their security process
• The company sets up the requirements for the tool and setup
• Students provide the required tool and setup with a short report on their work

Technology assessment
• The student group performs a security assessment on a given technology for the company
• The company provides the scope and target technology
• The students provide an assessment report on the target technology

This is a course, offered by REBOOT SKILLS.

Education format

Continuous learning


Academic Year 2023-2024

Field of study

Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs)

Teaching language


Course organiser

University of Oulu



Contact information

More information and contact information

Kimmo Halunen

This project is funded by grant 101100696 of the Digital Europe programme

Last updated: 13.10.2023