Internet Security

The internet has created several benefits from giving us access to huge amounts of information, to connecting with friends, family, and colleagues, and even making everyday actions such as banking and shopping more convenient. Unfortunately, the internet also brings several risks such as cyber attacks and information theft. This module is designed to inform you about the different kinds of cyber attacks and how you can protect yourself and Western.

Why should information security matter to you? Cyber criminals, hackers, and intruders are looking for opportunities to attack and manipulate you to gain access to your data, identity, reputation, accounts, and systems. Cyber criminals can also use you to attack others, but the easiest target is the individual... Maybe you.

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