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Protecting Your Business from Cybersecurity Attacks: A Primer

This course will give you the basic information about the Essential Eight cybersecurity mitigation strategies to help protect your business.

The Australian Signals Directorate’s Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC) has developed prioritised mitigation strategies to help organisations mitigate cyber security incidents caused by various cyber threats. The most effective of these are known as the Essential Eight. This course will give you the basic information about the Essential Eight cybersecurity mitigation strategies to help protect your business.

 

What Will Students Learn?

  • Protecting your business by following mitigation strategies
  • Learning about the Essential Eight Model
  • Knowing about the maturity levels
  • Which maturity level you should aim for
  • Becoming aware of the mitigation strategies for each maturity level

What Topics are Covered?

  • Maturity Levels
  • Application control
  • Patch applications
  • Configure Microsoft Office macro settings
  • User application hardening
  • Restrict administrative privileges
  • Patch operating systems
  • Multi-factor authentication
  • Daily backups

 

COURSE DELIVERY OPTIONS:

Online

 

COURSE REQUIREMENTS:

For the online delivery option, you will need to have access to a computer with an internet connection.

 

COURSE DURATION:

Your enrolment is valid for a period of twelve months.

 

ASSESSMENTS:

1 online multi-choice assessment

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

CPD Hours - 0.5

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Contacts

  • Unit 1, 421 Blackshaws Road,
    Altona North, Victoria 3025

    Phone: 1300 2262 33
               1300 AAMC ED
               +61 3 9391 3643
               +61 8 9344 4088

    Email: info@aamctraining.edu.au

System Requirements

  • What computer and software will be needed?
    • Windows XP or Linux based computer with internet connection.
    •  Internet Explorer 8.0 and above OR Mozilla Firefox
    •  Quick Time Player 4 and above
    •  Acrobat reader 6 and above
    •  Adobe Flash Player
    Download speeds
    •  Min 2 Mbps or above speed is required for running video