Module 5 Digital Security

Learning objectives

‘’the knowledge of maximizing the user’s personal safety against security risks to private information and property associated with using the internet, and the self-protection from computer crime in general. ‘’

Wikipedia Definition

At the end of the module you will be able to:

    1. Explain the basic concepts of ethics and information ethics.
    2. Explain the importance of complying ethical principles in the process of using and managing information technologies and the Internet.
    3. Respect the rights of others online
    4. Realize the situations that will be encountered as a result of violation of ethical principles.
    5. Determine the components that are important for privacy.
    6. Discuss the importance of privacy and security dimensions in the use of information technologies.
    7. Make comments on the occurrence of security vulnerabilities.
    8. Know the methods of information protection.
    9. Discuss the measures that can be taken by evaluating the possible risks in the process of information sharing. Understands malicious software.
    10. Make clear distinguishes between the information that should remain confidential and that can be shared.