Welcome to the online course on Information Security and Cybersecurity! In this course, we will cover the basics of protecting your digital assets from various online threats. This course is a text based course and we will be coming out with a video enabled course shortly! Lesson 1: Introduction to Information Security A. Understanding the importance of information security B. Types of information assets and their value C. Common information security threats Lesson 2: Cybersecurity Fundamentals A. Understanding the basic principles of cybersecurity B. Types of cyber threats and attacks C. Types of cyber attackers D. How to identify vulnerabilities Lesson 3: Securing Your Digital Assets A. Protecting your devices and networks B. Best practices for password management C. Secure communication practices D. Safe online behaviour Lesson 4: Responding to Security Incidents A. How to respond to security incidents B. Incident response planning C. Reporting incidents Lesson 5: Advanced Cybersecurity Measures A. Encryption and decryption B. Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) C. Firewalls and intrusion detection/prevention systems Lesson 6: Legal and Ethical Considerations in Cybersecurity A. Legal framework and regulations related to cybersecurity B. Ethical considerations in cybersecurity C. Cybersecurity career opportunities
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