Cyber Security Essentials for Businesses

Aim of Course

The course introduces participants to the fundamentals of cyber security; creating a framework for businesses to protect themselves against the common cyber threats seen online.

The Internet brings huge business opportunities and benefits; it also brings some security risks. It is increasingly important to manage these risks to take advantage of the internet whilst protecting your business.

Every day there are attacks on the IT systems of Nigerian companies like yours, attempting to steal information and money, or disrupt business activities. More customers are now demanding that their suppliers are secure, making cyber security a business necessity for companies.

This course provides a good practice foundation on cyber security risk management for business owners and managers to protect computer-based equipment and information from unintended or unauthorised access, change, theft or destruction.

Who should attend?

The course is suitable for every individual / business that uses a computer or any Internet enabled device. This course is essential for all organisations, of all sizes, and in all sectors. This includes companies in the private sector, entrepreneurs, business owners, SMEs, general non-IT professionals, universities, charities, and public sector organisations.

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Course Outline /Module Breakdown

Cloud Services
Back ups, Updates and upgrades
Understanding & preventing email viruses
Hack the Hacker: Understanding how hackers operate.
Malware & Ransomeware
Social Engineering
Financial IT fraud
Viruses & The Anti-virus
Data Protection
Privacy & Safety Online
Managing your online footprint
Social Media: Best online safety policies
Emerging threats
Workshop: Real world attack
Piracy & pirated software

Date: Tuesaday 23rd January, 2018

Rhics HQ
16, Amodu Ojikutu Street,
Victoria Island
Lagos Nigeria

N 40,000 Naira – Early Bird Registration
N 55,000 Naira – Standard Registration
Tea, Coffee & Lunch provided.


Contact Info:
Elizabeth Lakanu
Tel: +234 708 189 8299
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