Data Integrity and Security

Computer Security - Part 1 (Updated)

Course Overview:
The courses Computer Security - Part 1 and Computer Security - Part 2 are intended primarily to help business executives and information systems/computer professionals protect their computers and data from a wide variety of threats. Security concerns have heightened in the recent years; weak computer security and lack of internal controls increase an organization's vulnerability. The major steps in understanding and managing computer security are discussed in these two courses. This course, Computer Security - Part 1, along with Part 2, helps business executives identify resources in their organizations that need to be protected.

Learning Objectives:

After completing this course, participants should be able to:
  • Identify requirements of the organizational security policies.
  • Recognize the three levels of security.
  • Recognize proper security safeguards.
  • Recognize the different lines of defense for a computer system.
  • Identify environmental considerations as they apply to computer security.
  • Recognize the components of a maintenance log.
  • Identify computer access controls for software and data files.
  • Identify some of the most common hardware problems.
  • Identify how data integrity may be threatened.
  • Recognize some hardware security devices used to protect the computer system.
  • Identify top security related products in use.
  • Recognize different types of viruses and security threats.
  • Recognize the uses of firewall security systems.
  • Identify prerequisites for sensitive personnel positions.
  • Recognize the value of an employee performance evaluation system and components of a training system.
  • Identify security issues posed by terminated employees.

Content Partner:

SmartPros Ltd.

SmartPros Ltd. is a leader in online and offline continuing education for
accounting, finance and engineering professionals. With over 2,000 hours of
content, SmartPros has been providing mandatory continuing education
products since 1981. SmartPros provides services and content to its
professional and corporate clients, in a variety of media including Web, CD
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50% of the Fortune 500, as well as the major firms and associations in each
of its professional markets.

Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation:


Speaker / Author:

Software & Hardware Requirements:

  • 56k or Greater Internet Connection
  • Adobe Acrobat® Reader for the .pdf files
  • Adobe® Flash® Player 9 or higher
  • Modern DHTML Compatible Browser
  • Ram: 256 MB minimum
  • Windows or Mac OS


Price (USD)

Standard Rate: $74.85


Course Code : 99DEL30-v2

Release Date : 09/05/2018
Expire Date : 09/05/2020
Credits :
CPE 3.00
QAS 3.00

Length : 2hr 30min
Course Level : Overview
Course Type : Self-Study
Passing Grade : 70%
Format Type : eLearning
Mobile Compatible
Field Of Study : Information Technology

Theme : Data Integrity and Security

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