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Computer Security - Part 2 (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 2, along with Part 1, help business executives identify resources in their organizations that need to be protected.

Learning Objectives
Upon successful completion of this segment, you should be able to:

  • Recognize network tools used to implement security plans.
  • Identify the tools and techniques used by saboteurs.
  • Identify questions that policy makers should answer when designing a security system.
  • Recognize activities conducted as part of the risk analysis and management.
  • Recognize human factor threats for security.
  • Recognize the types of disruptions in computer processing.
  • Recognize components of a contingency plan.
  • Identify fire safety preventive plans.
  • Identify the scope of internal and external security auditing.
  • Recognize the audit trail to identify unusual activities.
  • Recognize control techniques.
  • Identify EDI security risks.
  • Recognize penalties of the US Computer Fraud and Abuse Act.
  • Identify major issues regarding computer crimes and privacy issues.
  • Identify new certificate programs in computer security.

       
    Catalog Number: 99DEL31-v2
    CPE Credits: 4 Registry / 4 QAS
    Author: Steve Spafford, CPA
    Prerequisites/
    Advanced Preparation:
    None
    Course Level: Overview
    Field of Study: Information Technology
    Content Partner: SmartPros Ltd.
    QAS: QAS Certified based on 50 minute hours.
    Course Type: Self-Study
    Minimum Passing Grade: 70%
    Soft/Hardware Reqs.:  Adobe Acrobat® Reader for the .pdf files
     Adobe® Flash® Player 9 or higher
     56k or Greater Internet Connection
     Modern DHTML Compatible Browser
     Ram: 256 MB minimum
     Windows or Mac OS
    Release/Expiration Dates: Sep 05, 2018 / Sep 05, 2020

     

     

     

     

     

     

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