In the 21st century computer and Internet security, and most importantly privacy, are hot topics for everyone. In a world where everything we do for work and play is becoming increasingly "wired," how do we keep our systems safe and anonymous out in the wilds of the Internet?
In this course our expert trainer Derrik Diener takes you through step by step with securing Windows, Mac and Linux computer systems, and safety and security steps for the Chrome, Safari, Firefox and Internet Explorer web browsers. He also covers amping up security and privacy closer to home on your personal WiFi and routers.
What you will learn
Over the course of more than sixty lessons of easy-to-follow and information-packed training, we take you through every aspect of the setup and maintenance of security measures on your computer system, including the importance of keeping your system regularly updated, web browsing, best practices, firewalls, encryption, anonymity on the web and antivirus software.
Along with learning how to keep your system safe, you will learn not only how to maximise your safety and privacy online but also the security and privacy of your personal data.
At the end of the course you will be proficient in system security for the home in the three major operating systems and all major browsers. Plus, you will have personal WiFi that is hard to find and hack into unless you know the codes.
Who should do this?
To enjoy this course you will ideally be a beginner to intermediate learner. You should have basic knowledge of your computer system and how to access the control panels, download and install software and browse the Internet. You should ideally have some idea what a router is and how to access and configure it on your system. A familiarity with firewalls and what they do is helpful but not essential. All in all, if you are an enthusiast rather than an expert and want step-by-step instructions on how to get up and running with computer and Internet security, this is the course for you.
This is an easy-to-follow and enjoyable guide to one of the most essential skills in modern computer use, cyber safety and security. What's more, this course is a great value for 3 hours sand 42 minutes of training in everything you need to know about computer and Internet security to get started securing your system.
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