CyberSAFE (Securing Assets for End-Users)

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CyberSAFE (Securing Assets for End-Users)

Regardless of computer experience, this class will help the student become more aware of technology-related risks and what they can do to protect themself and their organization.

This course will help the student understand security compliance considerations, social engineering, malware, and various other data-security-related concepts.

In this course, the student will use discussions, case studies, and the experiences of the instructor and fellow students to explore the hazards and pitfalls of technology and learn how to use that technology safely and securely.

To read more about why you and your colleagues may need this class, read our blog post “The Invisible Achilles’ Heel of Network Security


CyberSAFE (Securing Assets for End-Users)

Course Objectives

In this 1-day course, students will identify many of the common risks involved in using conventional end-user technology, as well as ways to use it safely, to protect themselves from those risks.

The student will:

  • Identify the need for security
  • Secure devices like desktops, laptops, smartphones, and more
  • Secure your use of the Internet

Pre-Requisite Knowledge Advisory

To ensure success in this course, the learner should have experience with the basic use of conventional end-user technology, including desktop, laptop, or tablet computers, mobile phones, and basic Internet functions such as web browsing and email.

Exam Required for CyberSAFE Certification

Exam: CBS-210

Course Outline

Lesson 1: Identifying the Need for Security

  • Topic A: Identify Security Compliance Requirements
  • Topic B: Recognize Social Engineering

Lesson 2: Securing Devices

  • Topic A: Maintain Physical Security of Devices
  • Topic B: Use Passwords for Security
  • Topic C: Protect Your Data
  • Topic D: Identify and Mitigate Malware
  • Topic E: Use Wireless Devices Securely

Lesson 3: Using the Internet Securely

  • Topic A: Browse the Web Safely
  • Topic B: Use Email Securely
  • Topic C: Use Social Networking Securely
  • Topic D: Use Cloud Services Securel

Appendix A: Mapping Course Content to CyberSAFE Extended Edition 2017: Exam CBS-210