E-Learning Course

Password Security

In this web-based training, your employees get to know all the essentials regarding password protection. It will help you both protect your systems and data from unauthorized access and keep your company from harm. This course teaches your staff not only how to create a secure password but also shows how to keep it safe. In a number of interactive exercises, your employees will get to know the most common forms of attacks – such as Phishing, Shoulder Surfing or Social Engineering – and will also receive useful tips for protecting mobile devices (mobile phones or tablet computers). This course is suitable for trainings in conformity with the European Union’s new NIS Directive (2016/1148).

Duration 30 min
Author E-SEC
Publication Date 12/6/2023, 2:49:41 PM
Editable Yes
Table of Contents
  • Definition and Basics
  • Insecure Passwords
  • How Do Attackers Gain Access to Your System?
  • Brute Force Attack
  • Taking Advantage of Their Victims’ Carelessness
  • Shoulder Surfing
  • Intercepting Unencrypted Data
  • Keyloggers
  • Dictionary Attack
  • Phishing
  • Vishing
  • Dangers and Risks
  • Risks Concerning Attacks in Your Work Environment
  • Risks Concerning Attacks in Your Personal Environment
  • Blackmail with Passwords from Old Data Breaches
  • Choosing the Right Password
  • Changing Your Password
  • Storing Your Password
  • Disclosing Your Password
  • 2-Factor Authentication
  • Access Security for IT Devices
  • Unlock Patterns
  • Fingerprint
  • Facial Recognition
  • Password
  • What to Do When Your Password Is Stolen
  • Summary: Password Rules
  • Quiz

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