Blockchain Security







The Blockchain Security course for existing developers provides a comprehensive understanding of blockchain security risks, methods, and best practices. Distributed ledger cyberattacks differ from attacks on conventional computer networks, meaning all existing developers seeking to develop blockchain solutions need to learn how to mitigate new risks. Course graduates are eligible to sit for the Blockchain Security Professional exam from the Blockchain Certification Association.

Total Hours: 15

  • OnDemand Video: 10
  • Sefl Study Hours: 5
  • Live Workshop Hours: 0
  • Optional:
    • Live Student Orientation
    • Live Instructor-Led AMA (Ask-Me-Anything)

Questions We Explore:

  • How does blockchain security work?
  • What are the fundamental principles in a blockchain that help eliminate security threats?
  • Where are the security threats in an unhackable blockchain?
  • What is encryption, and what is its role in blockchain?
  • What is a 51% attack?
  • What is a blockchain security audit?

Learning Outcomes:

  • Restate security programming basics
  • Demonstrate security required for an ICO (Initial Coin Offering)
  • Recognize basic blockchain security and distinguish it from standard network security
  • Use tools required to build security features
  • Employ security practices illustrated

Graduates Earn:

  • NFT Certificate of Course Completion¬†
  • Prepare to take the Web3 Certification Board (W3CB) Exam
    • This course covers:
      • 30% of the Blockchain Security Professional II¬†Certification Badge