All computer users need a thorough training program to learn how these attempts occur and most importantly, how to prevent them from becoming successful. Whether it is your business or personal computer, most people house their most valuable information on their PC; from credit card info, to business proposals, to valuable documents. Don’t allow this information to be compromised due to a lack of awareness. IT University Online’s hacking prevention training gives users the tools they need to make sure these attacks don’t take place.
This ITU course features using case-studies, live demonstration videos and short tests to make sure users are not vulnerable to the attacks that are becoming daily occurrences for businesses and individuals alike. The instructor for this course is Kevin Mitnick, once the world’s most famous hacker in the late 80’s. For over a decade, Kevin has taken his knowledge of hacking and is now a world leading Security consultant for Fortune 500 companies. This course specializes in understanding the mechanisms of spam, phishing, spear-phishing, malware and social engineering. Each case study ends with its own short multiple choice test and ends with a final quiz at the end of the training. Trainees also get a unique tool they keep with the program: Social Engineering Red Flags™ with 22 things to watch out for.
2) Giving Out Personal Information;
3) Online Banking;
4) Protecting Children Online;
5) Protecting Your Identity;
6) Securing Your Computer and Network;
7) Spam, viruses and more, and
8) Opening Emails and Attachments.
With IT University Online’s e-learning system, certification has never been simpler! You can be starting your IT career or taking your current IT skills to the next level in just a few short weeks. Our award winning learning system gives you all of the benefits of a live class at just a fraction of the cost. We’re so confident that our materials will produce results; we guarantee you’ll get certified on your FIRST attempt or your money back!
IT University’s courses include:
IT University uses only the industry’s finest instructors in the IT industry. They have a minimum of 15 years real-world experience and are subject matter experts in their fields. Unlike a live class, you can fast-forward, repeat or rewind all your lectures. This creates a personal learning experience and gives you all the benefit of hands-on training with the flexibility of doing it around your schedule 24/7.
Our courseware includes instructor-led demonstrations and visual presentations that allow students to develop their skills based on real world scenarios explained by the instructor. IT University always focuses on real world scenarios and skill-set development.
IT University’s custom practice exams prepare you for your exams differently and more effectively than the traditional exam preps on the market. You will have practice quizzes after each module to ensure you are confident on the topic you have completed before proceeding.
This will allow you to gauge your effectiveness before moving to the next module in your course. ITU Courses also include practice exams designed to replicate and mirror the environment in the testing center. These exams are on average 100 questions to ensure you are 100% prepared before taking your certification exam.
ITU has designed a world class Learning Management System (LMS) This system allows you to interact and collaborate with other students and ITU employees, form study groups, engage in discussions in our NOW@ Forums, rate and “like” different courses and stay up to date with all the latest industry knowledge through our forums, student contributions and announcement features. This LMS is unmatched in the industry and makes learning fun and enjoyable.
IT University knows that education is not a one size fits all approach. Students learn in different ways through different tools. That is why we provide Flash Cards and Education Games throughout our courses. This will allow you to train in ways that keep you engaged and focused. Each course will have dozens of Flash Cards so you can sharpen your skill-sets throughout your training as well as educational games designed to make sure your retention level of the materials is extremely high.
IT University’s self-paced training programs are designed in a modular fashion to allow you the flexibility to work with expert level instruction anytime 24/7. All courses are arranged in defined sections with navigation controls allowing you to control the pace of your training. This allows students to learn at their own pace around their schedule.