Almost every business relies on the confidentiality, integrity and availability of its data. Protecting information, whether it is held electronically or by other means, should be at the heart of an organisation’s security planning.
This Cyber Security course highlights the importance of digital information, defines Cybercrime and describes how Cybercrime can cause extensive damage both to an organisation and to the individual. It effectively explains the different types of Cybercrime for example, Viruses, Worms, Adware, Spyware and Trojan and emphasises the importance of basic computer safety. Users will understand why virus checks, secure passwords, user accounts and browser safety all help reduce the risk of a cyber attack.
Additionally, the term “Social Engineering” for example, Phishing, Baiting and Scareware is explained and the damage criminals can do to software applications and operating systems is discussed. Users will understand how they can be tricked into providing security passwords or access to their devices.
On completion of the Courses123 Cybersecurity Course employees will understand what they need to do if they have been a victim of a malicious attack or if they detect anything unusual on their device.
Main sections within Cyber Security online training:
- Cyber Attacks
- Detect Malware
- Avoid Cyber Attacks