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Digital Security Awareness, Part 1: Introduction

with expert Kenneth Mayer


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Release date 12/29/2017
Level Beginner
Runtime 1h 8m
Closed captioning N/A
Transcript N/A
eBooks / courseware N/A
Hands-on labs N/A
Sample code N/A
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Course description

This course will explore types of security threats, both digital and physical. It will start off with an overview, look at types of threats and also social engineering.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites.

Learning Paths

This course is part of the following LearnNowOnline SuccessPaths™:
Security Awareness

Meet the expert

Kenneth Mayer As a certified Microsoft Instructor, Ken has focused his career on various security aspects of computer and network technology since the early 1980s. He has offered a wide variety of IT training and high level consulting projects for Fortune 500 companies globally. Through the course of his extensive career, he has taught a full line of Microsoft, CompTIA, Cisco, and other high level IT Security curricula.


Course outline



Introduction

Overview (12:42)
  • Introduction (00:10)
  • Overview (00:22)
  • Security Domains (03:37)
  • What Is Security? (01:34)
  • Are You at Risk? (02:18)
  • So What About You? (01:10)
  • Course Goals (00:34)
  • What Will We Cover? (00:46)
  • Social Engineering (01:58)
  • Summary (00:08)
Types of Threats (25:52)
  • Introduction (00:08)
  • Introduction (03:25)
  • Your Internet (05:34)
  • Yourself (03:54)
  • Social Engineering (03:00)
  • Your Email (02:53)
  • Wardriving (02:20)
  • Your Files (04:26)
  • Summary (00:08)
Social Engineering (29:44)
  • Introduction (00:08)
  • What Is Social Engineering? (10:28)
  • Social Engineering Defense (03:30)
  • Manipulation (05:38)
  • Why Social Engineering Works (07:32)
  • Personal Precautions (02:18)
  • Summary (00:08)