ICDL IT Security

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This module sets out concepts relating to the secure use of ICT in daily life and skills used to maintain a secure network connection, use the Internet safely and securely, and manage data and information appropriately.

Module Goals

Successful candidates will be able to:

  • Understand the importance of keeping information and data secure, and identify common data/privacy protection, retention and control principles.
  • Recognise threats to personal security from identity theft and potential threats to data from using cloud computing.
  • Be able to use passwords and encryption to secure files and data.
  • Understand the threat of malware and be able to protect a computer, device or network from
  • malware and address malware attacks.
  • Recognise common network and wireless security types and be able to use personal firewalls
  • and personal hotspots.
  • Protect a computer or device from unauthorised access and be able to safely manage and update
  • passwords.
  • Use appropriate web browser settings and understand how to authenticate websites and browse
  • the web securely.
  • Understand communication security issues that can arise from using e-mail, social networks,
  • voice over Internet protocol, instant messaging and mobile devices.
  • Back up and restore data to local and cloud storage locations and delete and dispose of data and devices securely.
Fees : RM199

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Sep 01 2020 - Sep 02 2020


9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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