ON COMPLETION OF THIS MODULE THE CANDIDATE WILL BE ABLE TO:
Understand the key concepts relating to the importance of secure information and data, physical security, privacy and identity theft.
Protect a computer, device, or network from malware and unauthorized access.
Understand the types of networks, connection types, and network specific issues, including firewalls.
Browse the World Wide Web; communicate on the Internet securely.
Understand security issues related to communications, including e-mail and instant messaging.
Backup and restore data appropriately and safely; securely dispose of data and devices.
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF THIS MODULE?
Covers the skills needed to understand the key concepts relating to the importance of secure information and data, physical security, privacy, and identity theft.
Certifies best practice in IT security.
Developed with input from computer users, subject matter experts, and practicing computer professionals from all over the world. This process ensures the relevance and range of module content.
The Syllabus sets out the specific knowledge and skills that make up this module, as informed by input from subject matter experts from a wide range of computer societies and organizations.
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