Crime is increasingly moving to the digital realm, with new data breaches in the news on a daily basis. This course was developed to help ordinary computer users understand how they are being targeted by criminals and how to protect themselves better online, at work and at home.
Course ID: CYBERSEC
Cybersecurity 101: What Today’s Digital Criminals Don’t Want You to Know
- Review of basic concepts of organizational cybersecurity, focusing on how individual employees can be secure computer users at work and at home
- Who commits computer crimes, the tools that they use, and how to protect yourself and your technology resources
- How criminals conduct social engineering in the digital world, and how to avoid being taken advantage of
- Details of major recent hacking cases in the news, like Target, Home Depot, and Apple, as well as how digital currencies like Bitcoin work, and why they matter