About this course
More than ever, individuals and organizations need to protect themselves against online threats. The objective of this course is to raise awareness among employers and employees about emerging IT threats and attacks. Nowadays, uninformed employees can be easily victims to different types of threats. Today’s threats go much beyond the scope of conventional forms of attacks such as viruses and trojans but extend to other sophisticated forms of malware which encompass spear phishing attacks, business email compromise, social engineering attacks, identity thefts, cryptojacking and ransomware attacks. Awareness is key to prevention of different types of attacks and protection of corporate data and Intellectual Property. In 2023, security awareness poses a fundamental layer of security in addition to other layers of security already implemented by organizations.
The objective of this course is to raise awareness among employees on how to protect the enterprise against cyberattacks.