Cyber Security for the End User - Identifying and Preventing Advanced Threats - Intermediate

0 Hours, 42 Minutes


Delivery Method

Educate 360 Pro from New Horizons

This class is part of a 12‑month Educate 360 Pro Subscription

Course Overview

With the increase use in technology comes efficiency but also a greater risk of crime. Proper cyber security awareness can help minimize or prevent you from being a victim of a cyber criminal. This course is designed for everyday computer users and takes a deeper look at types of cyber security attacks and best practices to prevent them.

Course Objectives

Introduction , Attack Types , Conclusion , Best Practices

Course Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.


1 - Introduction

  • Introduction

2 - Attack Types

  • Traditional Hacking vs Social Engineering
  • Spoofing, Vishing and Phishing
  • Spear Phishing and Whaling
  • USB Attacks

3 - Best Practices

  • Passwords
  • Using Email and Internet Wisely
  • Being Secure Outside the Office

4 - Conclusion

  • Course Recap

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