Security Awareness Training

Security awareness training is an education process that teaches employees and users about cybersecurity, IT best practices and even regulatory compliance.

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Course description

Security awareness training is an education process to educate the employees and users about security in a specific area of interest. A comprehensive security awareness program for employees should train them on a variety of IT, security and other business-related topics. It may include how to avoid phishing and other types of social engineering cyberattacks, spot potential malware behaviors, adhere to any applicable data privacy regulations and more.

Course syllabus

Awareness TrainingDuration: 61:46

A guide to security awareness training programs that cover phishing, regulations, social engineering and more to set the foundation for Secure SDLC.

Meet the author

John Prathab

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John Prathab has a master's degree in software engineering and more than a decade of experience in IT, with 12 years in application security and three years in software development. His primary responsibilities are in Secure SDLC, including but not limited to threat modeling, secure DevOps, web application firewalls, static and dynamic application security testing, RASP, pentesting and red teaming in order to safeguard information and hold people accountable for security.

He's interested in active learning, innovation and mentorship and is certified in ethical hacking, computer hacking and forensic investigation. He holds SANS GMOB and Data Virtualization Architect certificates.

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