End User Security 101

This instructor led, online training course allows organizations to increase their security defenses quickly and with minimal investment by ensuring that end-users are equipped with the knowledge necessary to be effective defenders of their organizations’ data. The program is designed for non-technical end-users of computers, mobile devices, networks, and the Internet.

All individuals that have access to an organization’s information systems require a thorough understanding of their effect on cybersecurity. In this course, students will learn to identify many of the common risks involved in using conventional end-user technology, how to use it safely, how to protect themselves and their organizations from malicious threats.

Instructor: Derrick Coston, Security+, CISSP, CISA, GIAC

Skills Learned

  • Understand the latest risks involved in using the technology available in today’s workplaces
  • How to become an active contributor to the security of your company’s assets
  • Recognize insider threats and close the door on intruders
  • Securing your devices and accommodating remote work locations
  • Responsible use of the Internet

Who Should Attend This Course

This course is designed for non-technical end-users of computers, mobile devices, networks, and the Internet, enabling employees of any organization to use technology more securely to minimize digital risks.

Course Outline

*Course outline is subject to change

The Human Factor
Building Better Passwords
Multifactor Authentication
Social Engineering Defenses
Types of Social Engineering Attacks
The Threats in Emails
Phishing for Your Secrets
Data Security
Specter and Meltdown
Data Destruction
Working Remotely
A safe place to work
Malware Eradication
Symptoms of a Virus Infection
Layered Security and Defense in Depth
Least Privileges
Generic Account Prohibition
Insider Threats
Your Mobile Devices
International Travel Concerns
Dangers of Cloud Services
Advanced Persistent Threats
Better Safer Surfing
Smart Screen
Malicious Addons
Social Networking
Securing your computer
AV Software
User Account Control
Securing your Network
Wireless Security
MAC Filtering
Security for parents
Security for kids
A Breach!

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