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Information Security Training
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Information Security
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As technology evolves, so do the threats to an organization’s vital information. This course emphasizes that your organization’s best defense against internal and external breaches is not technology alone, but a culture of security where actions taken to protect information are automatic and intuitive. It covers the kinds of threats organizations face and educates employees on what they can do to protect your systems, information and access with sections on password management, mobile devices, viruses, data storage and tracking, reporting lost or stolen data and social media.

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  • All Learners
All Learners

Key concepts covered in this course:

  • Employee responsibilities when it comes to preventing security breaches
  • The definition of information security
  • The need to protect information through its life cycle from creation to disposal
  • Best practices for protecting systems
  • Proper password management
  • The definition and examples of confidential information, including verbal, written, or electronic information
  • Guidelines for using confidential information only as necessary
  • Key questions to ask to before using, sharing, or sending confidential information
  • Importance of controlling physical access

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