Cybersecurity Awareness - Portable Data Protection and Destruction

Hours: 1 / Access Length: 180 Days / Delivery: Online, Self-Paced
Retail Price: $129.00

Course Overview:

This course is directed at those who have captured data over time and want to establish intentional control over its accessibility, use, and disposition. This course is appropriate for a range of individuals, from those who have not contemplated developing a data governance plan to those who have one in place but would like to validate assumptions they have made.

Instructor Biography:

Jennifer promotes responsible technology use (25-plus years) as an educator, certified project manager, and consultant with government, industry, and universities (Ball State, Purdue, Regis). Work in telecommunications includes leading statewide broadband infrastructure and eGovernment initiatives as Indiana’s director of eCommerce, for which she received the Indiana Hi Tech Woman of the Year Award, building and managing infrastructure for Delco Remy International, and co-authoring a 10-year strategy plan for the US Department of the Treasury. Publications include the chapter on data leakage prevention for the ABA’s best-seller, Data Breach and Encryption Handbook, information assurance blogs, and Hacking Wireless Access Points.

Course Outline:

Lesson 1: Portable Data Trends                     
  • Significance of data protection and destruction
  • Individual use cases
  • Public sector use cases
  • Medical sector use cases
  • Commercial sector use cases
  • Financial sector use cases
Lesson 2: Portable Data Governance                          
  • Policy considerations
  • Data classification and legal constraints                 
Lesson 3: Portable Data Protection Challenges                      
  • Data protection objectives
  • Data protection failures
Lesson 4: Conclusion                         
  • Acceptable use policy
  • Next Steps

System Requirements:

Internet Connectivity Requirements:
  • Cable and DSL internet connections are recommended.

Hardware Requirements:
  • Minimum Pentium 400 Mhz CPU or G3 Macintosh. 1 GHz or greater CPU recommended.
  • 256MB RAM minimum. 1 GB RAM recommended.
  • 800x600 video resolution minimum. 1025x768 recommended.
  • Speakers/Headphones to listen to Dialogue steaming audio sessions.
  • A microphone to speak in Dialogue streaming audio sessions.
Operating System Requirements:
  • Windows Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 9, 10
  • Mac OSX 10 or higher.
  • OpenSUSE Linux 9.2 or higher.
Web Browser Requirements:
  • Google Chrome is recommended.
  • Firefox 13.x or greater.
  • Internet Explorer 6.x or greater.
  • Safari 3.2.2 or greater.
Software Requirements:
  • Adobe Flash Player 6 or greater.
  • Oracle Java 7 or greater.
  • Adobe Reader 7 or greater.
Web Browser Settings:
  • Accept Cookies
  • Disable Pop-up Blocker.


**Outlines are subject to change, as courses and materials are updated.**