Cyber Security Training-Professional Development

Atomic Learn­ing Cyber Secu­rity Train­ing Offer­ings:

1. Infor­ma­tion Secu­rity Train­ing

In this mod­ule, we are going to cover Infor­ma­tion Secu­rity. We will cover threats to your data and sys­tem, iden­tify types of threats, attacks and infec­tions; dis­cuss safe and secure user prac­tices; and talk about safe Web surf­ing tech­niques. Upon com­ple­tion of this learn­ing mod­ule, you will be able to engage in safe com­puter use and prac­tices, thus reduc­ing your risk of being a vic­tim of ID theft, mal­ware and viruses.

By the end of this learn­ing mod­ule, the learner will be able to:
  • Define infor­ma­tion secu­rity and iden­tify dif­fer­ent clas­si­fi­ca­tions of data.
  • Iden­tify threats to your com­puter, mobile devices, and net­work.
  • Iden­tify com­mon types of attacks and infec­tions used to cor­rupt your sys­tem and steal data.
  • Incor­po­rate safe and secure com­puter user prac­tices into your every­day use.
  • Cre­ate secure and pow­er­ful pass­words.
  • Secure and pro­tect your com­puter sys­tem at home and/or when using pub­lic WiFi.
  • Iden­tify safe web brows­ing tech­niques.
  • Pro­tect your­self from fake email and phish­ing scams.
  • Iden­tify fake email, fake Web sites, and mali­cious Web sites.
  • Pro­tect your­self from iden­tity theft.
  • Define and cre­ate your own Accept­able Use Pol­icy.
  • Rec­og­nize when your sys­tem has become infected and what to do.”

2.  PC Secu­rity and Main­te­nance Train­ing

In this online work­shop, we’ll learn about some of the com­mon prob­lems that plague PCs.  We’ll learn what mal­ware is and steps you can take to pre­vent it.  We’ll also learn about fire­walls and what their role is in PC pro­tec­tion.   We’ll cover tech­niques you can use to con­duct safer web brows­ing and safer email. We’ll also pro­vide tips for secur­ing your home net­works, set­ting parental con­trols, and back­ing up your com­puter.”

To view train­ing offer­ings:  Nav­i­gate and log into the Camp­bell Black­board page.  Click on “Launch Atomic Learn­ing” in the Atomic Learn­ing mod­ule in the “My Camp­bell” page.  Click on “search” in Atomic Learn­ing.  Type the name of the train­ing series in the search bar: Infor­ma­tion Secu­rity Best Prac­tices (1 hour and 13 min­utes) and/or  PC Secu­rity and Main­te­nance (34 min­utes).

National Cyber Security Alliance

Octo­ber marks the 13th National Cyber Secu­rity Aware­ness Month (NCSAM), an annual effort led by the National Cyber Secu­rity Alliance (NCSA) and the U.S. Depart­ment of Home­land Secu­rity to ensure every­one has the resources needed to stay safer, more secure and bet­ter able to pro­tect their per­sonal infor­ma­tion online. Cyber­se­cu­rity is a shared respon­si­bil­ity, and all indi­vid­u­als and orga­ni­za­tions have roles to play in pro­mot­ing a safer, more secure and more trusted Inter­net. STOP. THINK. CONNECT. is the global online safety edu­ca­tion and aware­ness cam­paign to help all dig­i­tal cit­i­zens stay safer and more secure online. The research-based mes­sage was cre­ated in 2009 by an unprece­dented coali­tion of pri­vate com­pa­nies, non­prof­its and gov­ern­ment with lead­er­ship pro­vided by the National Cyber Secu­rity Alliance (NCSA) and the Anti-Phish­ing Work­ing Group (APWG). The U.S. Depart­ment of Home­land Secu­rity pro­vides the fed­eral government’s lead­er­ship for the cam­paign.  NCSA inte­grates STOP. THINK. CONNECT. into its core ini­tia­tives and resources. STOP. THINK. CONNECT. offers a library of resources, includ­ing posters, tip sheets, videos and graph­ics, all avail­able for free to down­load and share at home, at work and in the com­mu­nity.”-Stay Safe Online

Cyber Secu­rity Resources

National Cyber Secu­rity Aware­ness Month-Octo­ber

STOP. THINK. CONNECT. cam­paign and resources

Cyber Secu­rity Basic Tips and Advice

Pass­words & Secur­ing Your Accounts

Stay Safe Online Blog

Stay Safe Online News

Tips for Mobile Devices

Tips for Pass­words

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