Content from Christopher Stevens
Fundamental Privacy Laws and Acts
This learning path covers the role of information privacy within the US federal government’s executive branch. Students will learn about the Privacy Act of 1974, the Computer Matching and Privacy Protection Act of 1988, the E-Government Act of 2002 and the relevant concepts and topics. Next, students will learn about several US healthcare privacy-related laws and rules. They will review HIPAA, the HIPAA Privacy Rule, and the HIPAA Security Rule. They will review HITECH and the Breach Notification Rule, GINA’s privacy protection requirements and more. Finally, students will learn about several global data protection and information privacy laws. They will learn about data protection requirements in the EU GDPR, the UK Data Protection Act, LGDP, PIPEDA and more. Students will also review the concept of data protection principles, children’s online protection and special processing activities requirements.
Information Privacy Essentials
The Information Privacy Essentials for Cybersecurity Professionals learning path provides students with insights into the role of information privacy within private sector and public sector organizations. This learning path provides students with a foundational knowledge of important information privacy concepts and topics, and introduces students to several privacy-related frameworks, guidance, and standards used globally.