This course explores what social engineering is, the types of social engineering attacks criminals use and the techniques they use to manipulate people into performing actions that either compromise their computers and devices or expose personal or sensitive information. Learn to recognize social engineering attempts and ways to avoid becoming a victim.
Recall good password management techniques
Summarize the ways to keep computers and devices secure
Identify unsafe email practices
Outline safe web browsing practices
Describe approaches for working off-site securely
About Social Engineering Attacks
Recognizing Social Engineering Attacks
How to Avoid Being a Victim
Rev–Oct. 2021. Course Length ≈ 36 minutes.
This course is worth 0.5 CPE credits.