Arm Yourself Against Cybercrime
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Arm Yourself Against Cybercrime

This is a great course for learning about cybercrime and how to protect yourself.
4.1 (42 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
7,025 students enrolled
Created by Dan Hall
Last updated 4/2018
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This course includes
  • 1.5 hours on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Once finished with this course, you will be better prepared to prevent incidents of cybercrime and identity theft.
Requirements
  • A basic understanding of computing and that computers are vulnerable to cyber attacks.
Description

Protect yourself against identity theft and fraud.  Cybercriminals will do anything to get your information to use it for financial gain.  If you're a small business owner, it is especially important that you take this course, as cybercriminals are attacking small organizations more and more every day.  You will learn about cyber security, identity theft and fraud, personal and business prevention measures, and much more.

Who this course is for:
  • Anyone who would like to know more about cybercrime and how to defend against it.
Course content
Expand 11 lectures 01:23:22
+ Introduction
11 lectures 01:23:22

Cybercrime is an umbrella term that can apply to many different types of crime in the digital age.  let's define some specific types of cybercrime and look at particular things you need to consider in order to help you prevent cybercrime.

Preview 17:07

You've got to remain vigilant when it comes to cybercrime.  Here are some different types of cybercrime and what you should look for to remain prepared.

Types of Cybercrime and How to Remain Vigilant
05:49

The cybercriminal works to exploit the weaknesses of your computer systems.  Know your enemies and learn how to exploit their weaknesses.

Understanding the Mind of a Cybercriminal
06:20

Cybercriminals will get into your systems and do damage, but many business owners are oblivious to the threats and simply do not care to be proactive.

What's the Worst That Could Happen?
05:31

Let's explore many of the different types of cyber threats.

Different Types of Cyber Attacks
06:30

Here are some examples of cybercrimes that could take place in your organization.

Cybercrime Scenarios Part 1
05:52

Here are some more cybercrime scenarios that show you just how prevalent and serious cybercrime actually is.

Cybercrime Scenarios Part 2
07:41

If you work for or own a small business, then you need to realize that small businesses are not immune to the threats of cyber attackers.  In fact, more and more small businesses are being targeted every year.

Small Businesses Are at More Risk Now Than Ever Before
05:53

Here are many steps you can take right now to start preventing cybercrime in your organization.

Steps to Take to Prevent Cybercrime
06:40

It's extremely important to have wise password policies at your organization as well as other measures in place to ensure employee compliance and to make data secure.

Password Policies and Other Employee Directives
05:29

Make sure all hardware and software are up-to-date and use the latest technology, and make sure policies are in place to keep your computing platform up-to-date.

Best Practices: Computer Hardware and Software Choices
10:30