Designed specifically for members of an IT staff, this suite of six courses from SANS provides you with the basic information you need to know to be an effective member of a cybersecurity management team in your organization.
Produced by the SANS Institute
*Only available as a suite. Durations are approximate.
- Encryption;(2 minutes)
Encryption is a security control that protects the confidentiality and integrity of information. This course explains what encryption is and how an encryption key works to encrypt and decrypt information.
- Personally Identifiable Information (PII);(3 minutes)
This module explains what PII is and the steps employees must take to protect it and other confidential information.. This module builds on and requires students to watch the Data Security module first.
- Physical Security;(3 minutes)
Physical security is key to information security. This course explains how to secure restricted areas, and protect the physical security of your facilities.
- Insider Threat;(3 minutes)
Insider threats are perpetrated by those who exploit their insider status and maliciously cause harm to an organization. This course explores various examples of insider threats, and how to reduce these attacks with strong organizational security practices.
- Cloud Services;(2 minutes)
Cloud services enable data storage and sharing, potentially increasing employee productivity while reducing organizational costs. But they must be used safely and securely. This course explains these risks and discusses how to safely use authorized Cloud providers in your organization.
- Privileged Access;(4 minutes)
Select staff have privileged access to your critical systems, and it is very important that they are secure. This module addresses how privileged users can protect themselves and the organization, by limiting the information they share, and knowing how to detect if a system is compromised.