Building Breach Resistance: Security Skills for Employees 2018

This instructor led, online training course allows organizations to increase their security defenses quickly and with minimal investment by ensuring that end-users are equipped with the knowledge necessary to be effective defenders of their organizations’ data. The program is designed for non-technical end-users of computers, mobile devices, networks, and the Internet.

All individuals that have access to an organization’s information systems require a thorough understanding of their effect on cybersecurity. In this course, students will learn to identify many of the common risks involved in using conventional end-user technology, how to use it safely, how to protect themselves and their organizations from malicious threats.

Instructor: Mike Vasquez, Security+, MCSE, CISSP

Skills Learned

  • Understand the latest risks involved in using the technology available in today’s workplaces
  • How to become an active contributor to the security of your company’s assets
  • Recognize insider threats and close the door on intruders
  • Securing your devices and accommodating remote work locations
  • Responsible use of the Internet

Who Should Attend This Course

This course is designed for non-technical end-users of computers, mobile devices, networks, and the Internet, enabling employees of any organization to use technology more securely to minimize digital risks.

Course Outline


  • Introduction
  • The Human Factor

Your Cubicle

  • Building Better Passwords
  • Multifactor Authentication
  • Social Engineering Defenses
  • Types of Social Engineering Attacks
  • The Threats in Emails
  • Phishing for Your Secrets
  • Data Security
  • Specter and Meltdown
  • Data Destruction
  • Working Remotely

Your Company

  • A safe place to work
  • Malware Eradication
  • Symptoms of a Virus Infection
  • Layered Security and Defense in Depth
  • Least Privileges
  • Generic Account Prohibition
  • Insider Threats
  • Your Mobile Devices
  • International Travel Concerns
  • Dangers of Cloud Services
  • Advanced Persistent Threats

Your Castle

  • Better Safer Surfing
  • Smart Screen
  • Malicious Addons
  • Social Networking
  • Securing your computer
  • AV Software
  • User Account Control
  • Patches
  • Backups
  • Securing your Network
  • Wireless Security
  • Enryption
  • MAC Filtering
  • Security for parents
  • Security for kids
  • A Breach!


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Call 480-850-9200 or submit below to get pricing for you or your team.