Hackers and cybercriminals are always trying to find a way into your systems for their own personal gain. An obvious way in for them is through the front door: your emails. Malware sent as links or attachments could wreak havoc, as could phishing attacks which try to con you out of your hard-earned cash. You need to be savvy when it comes to protecting your emails. A securely set up email system is your shield from these bad guys. Using passwords, encryption and common sense, you put a metaphorical bouncer on the door and beef them up to repel attackers.
Outline learning Objectives:
- Understand how to protect your data
- Identify different threats to email security
- Demonstrate different ways to keep email secure
Why should I take this course?
Since you’re obliged to give an email address for pretty much anything these days, everyone has one. Which is convenient, not only for us but also criminals: it gives them an easy way in. This course is designed to help you protect your data as well as your money.