10151102IT Security Awareness
Provides a basic survey of the importance of IT security awareness and data confidentiality. This course walks users through basic aspects of information security in a very broad, easy to understand way and explains the value of securing data. The course will also present best practices in access control and password policies. NOTE: Working knowledge of Microsoft Windows (computer literacy, proficiency with a mouse, file management) required.
Prior Learning Assessment
- Exam-College Developed Challenge Exam
Explain information security fundamentalsAssessment StrategiesProject, QuizCriteriaDescribe the impact of sensitive data exposureDescribe how data is accessed illegallyLocate a digital footprintApply privacy laws targeted to your career
Create a data protection planAssessment StrategiesProject, QuizCriteriaPlan includes use of virus and malware protection toolsPlan identifies firewall and spyware toolsDefine the elements of a strong passwordPlan includes process for monitoring and protecting personal data, such as credit report monitoringPlan outlines a defense strategy for attacks against devices
Plan a personal data backup strategyAssessment StrategiesProject, QuizCriteriaExplain back up services, including the Cloud, external storageIdentify the type of data to backupOutline the consequences of not backing up your dataSummarize the steps