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IQ Social Engineering

Social engineering does not rely on a computer’s weakness but instead relies on human kindness. In this course, you will learn the most common ways social engineers manipulate you into giving them information, and what you can do to stop them.

    Syllabus

  • Just the Facts: Social Engineering Video — 00:04:56
    • Some cyber-defenses can be broken without the use of a computer. Explore the details and dangers of social engineering, the tactics that exploit the human element, and get yourself informed with Just the Facts.

  • IQ Social Engineering Skill Assessment Assessment
  • Just the Facts: Data Privacy Video — 00:05:24
    • Get the facts on data privacy. Find out what data privacy is, how it works … and what happens when it goes wrong!

  • Just the Facts: Social Media Best Practices Video — 00:04:48
    • Social media is a new frontier in communication, and a new frontier means new dangers. Take a few minutes to learn about using social media safely.

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Course description

Next, Revealing someone’s personal data, even accidentally, may violate numerous laws and result in large fines. Keeping data secure from those who should not have access to it is critical. You will learn how to properly identify, handle and protect sensitive data.

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