Cybersecurity 1: Fundamentals for Employees
Starting with an understanding of the history and the current state of cyberattacks in terms of quantity and cost to business this course has the participant explore the various forms of cybercrime so they know how to recognize and defend against them at a company and an individual level. Further it explores the role of information obtained on social media platforms in these attacks and allows so the participant to understand what they should and should not be putting on these platforms. This ends with participants creating their own Personal Cybersecurity Plan.
Cybersecurity 1 explores the murky world of cybercrime. It will ensure that staff gain an appreciation of the company-wide measures to protect against cyberattacks and their own role in the success of these defense measures. Importantly, it will help staff recognize Phishing Attacks and understand what steps to take when a cyberattack has been successful to mitigate the effect. It emphasizes the importance of practicing safe social media behavior to prevent cyber criminals from mining sensitive personal and company data. Each participant leaves with their own Personal Cybersecurity Plan to be ready to enter the fight against cybercrime.