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Information Security: Malware and Viruses

Course Overview

Understand how malware and viruses work, and learn how to keep yourself safe. Malware - or “malicious software” - and computer viruses can sometimes cause serious problems for victims. This course equips you to recognise and combat the threat. Guided by audio narration, and engaging with interactive exercises.

Course Objectives

You will learn: 

  • What malware and viruses are
  • How to recognise a potential malware or virus attack
  • How to prevent and avoid attacks
  • How to tell if you have been attacked
  • What to do if you fall victim

The course also includes a short assessment, so learners can test their mastery of the material