Cyber Security for Managers
On-Line Instructors: Stan Waddell
Dates: March 4 -29, 2013
Cyber security issues are all around us and reach nearly every part of our business and work, from online banking and education to Facebook and Wi-Fi. Finally, you can get up to date on Cyber Security basics and fundamentals. Designed for non-technical managers, directors and others in the work place, you will find out about threats and vulnerabilities, safeguards, common attacks, viruses, malware and spyware, disaster recover planning,
Intrusion Detection/Prevention, basic security architecture, introductory forensics, and cyber terrorism.
At the end of this course, you will have the knowledge needed to practice safer computing and safeguard your business and work information.
Introduction to Cyber Security
-What does “Cyber Security” mean?
-Brief history and evolution
-Commonly used Cyber Security terms and their meaning
Threats and Vulnerabilities
-Viruses, malware and spyware
-Vulnerability Management 101
-Detection and Remediation
Information Assurance – Staying safe
-Enterprise Risk Management
-Firewalls and encryption
Disaster recover planning
-Basic security architecture
Don’t forget to check out Practical Math for the Workplace!