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What data requires elevated security

Data security is an important part of the modern workplace. This course explores data classification in a security context.

    Syllabus

  • Review of major data regulatory & privacy laws Video — 00:11:24
    • Overview of data regulatory and privacy laws (SOX, PII, PCI, HIPAA and so on).

  • Regulations recap Video — 00:02:42
    • Recap of what the categorizations and regulations mean to you as the data security individual and how to incorporate this information into securing your data.

  • Understanding NIST data categorizations Video — 00:20:51
    • Overview of what NIST is and a look at NIST data categorization.

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Course description

Knowing what data requires elevated security due to data sensitivity will influence how an organization needs to go about protecting data. This course covers data classification and NIST categorization. In addition, several laws and regulations that will impact data security are discussed as well.

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