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Information Security Essentials
Information Technology
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The objective of this course is to enlighten every individual to know the importance of information and its security for an organisation. This course provides sufficient knowledge to understand the detailed structure of the information flow within/outside the organisation and provides the information to identify the points of vulnerabilities. It also briefs few security techniques such as firewalls, cryptography to avoid or control the information theft. This course briefs lot of security standards, policies and components of network security.


Module I: Introduction to Information Security

Fundamentals of Information Security

Key Aspects of Information Security

Module II: The Need for IT Security

Importance of IT Security

Changes in IT Security

Module III: Risk Management

Information Security Risk Assessment

Information Security Risk Mitigation and Controls

Module IV: Network Infrastructure Security and Connectivity

Introduction to Network Infrastructure Security

Network Security and Connectivity

Learning Outcomes

  • Outline the basic principles of Information Security with its applications so that the importance of Information Security is clearly known
  • State the essential concept of Information Security
  • Distinguish between system, desktop and server security
  • Outline the concept of system security and privacy and security issues related to it
  • List pros and cons of hardware and software Keyloggers along with its implementations and security
  • Recognise network security risks and related measures to prevent security threats

Who Should Attend?

  • Engineering and IT students
  • Graduates with a programming background

Job Prospects

  • Information Security Analyst
  • Information Security Consultant
  • Information Security Engineer
  • Information Security Officer
  • Information Security Specialist


After completing this course and successfully passing the certification examination, the student will be awarded the “Information Security Essentials” certification.

If a learner chooses not to take up the examination, they will still get a 'Participation Certificate'

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