If personal information is not recorded accurately, or is lost or disclosed to unauthorised people, then the implications for that person, and for your organisation, could be very serious.
This course is contained in the following course bundle:
About this course
The course contains additional resource materials, useful links and a refresher guide.
This course will enable you to:
Here are some of the topics covered in this course:
What is Information security? | What types of data and hardware are covered | Why staff, user, and company documents need protecting | The different ways (accidental and deliberate) that data can get lost, stolen, leaked, deleted or altered | Keeping your office / desk and data secure | The physical security of the building | Restricted areas | ID badges and strangers | Computer networks | Don’t take your organisation’s network security for granted | Password usage | How to create and maintain a strong password | Treat people’s data with care and respect | Do’s and don’ts of web use | Description of ‘malware’ types (virus, spyware etc.) | Spam and malicious emails | ‘Phishing’ attacks | Check before you send | Phone calls, face-to-face conversations, letters and forms | Laptops, memory sticks etc. | Guard against theft or loss | Smartphones and tablets | What to do if you think there might be a problem