Tag: phishing

Common Security Threats – CompTIA A+ 220-902 – 3.1

Common Security Threats – CompTIA A+ 220-902 – 3.1

Last modified on July 5th, 2018 at 1:22 pm

There are a number of different methods that the bad guys can use to attack your systems. In this video, you’ll learn how to recognize and protect yourself from the most well-known security threats.

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Whaling – CompTIA Security+ SY0-401: 3.3

Whaling – CompTIA Security+ SY0-401: 3.3

Last modified on September 26th, 2014 at 3:51 pm

These days, the bad guys know that the management of the company is the one with the money and the power. In this video, you’ll learn about techniques that the bad guys use for hunting the big whale.

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Vishing – CompTIA Security+ SY0-401: 3.2

Vishing – CompTIA Security+ SY0-401: 3.2

Last modified on September 16th, 2015 at 3:58 pm

Why would the bad guys hack into your computer when they could just give you a call? In this video, you’ll learn about vishing (voice phishing), and how the bad guys can even fool you into calling them yourself.

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Phishing – CompTIA Security+ SY0-401: 3.2

Phishing – CompTIA Security+ SY0-401: 3.2

Last modified on September 16th, 2015 at 3:49 pm

The bad guys know that the easiest way to steal your information is to have you type it in for them yourself. In this video, you’ll learn how phishing happens and things you can do to protect against phishing and spear phishing.

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Spoofing – CompTIA Security+ SY0-401: 3.2

Spoofing – CompTIA Security+ SY0-401: 3.2

Last modified on September 26th, 2014 at 3:47 pm

The bad guys are very good at providing fake information to us. In this video, you’ll learn how spoofing works and how pharming and phishing have become common ways to illicitly obtain our private information.

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Just keep swimming

Just keep swimming

Which of these would be a characteristic of a phishing attack?

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Common Security Threats – CompTIA A+ 220-802: 2.2

Common Security Threats – CompTIA A+ 220-802: 2.2

Last modified on June 21st, 2013 at 12:23 pm

There are many security threats constantly attacking our computers and our data. In this video, you’ll learn about social engineering, shoulder surfing, malware, rootkits, and much more.

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Security Awareness – CompTIA A+ 220-802: 2.1

Security Awareness – CompTIA A+ 220-802: 2.1

Last modified on June 21st, 2013 at 12:23 pm

When training your end user community, there are a number of security concerns that must be considered. In this video, you’ll learn which user habits, threat prevention techniques, and business policies should be implemented to keep everyone’s data as safe as possible.

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CompTIA Network+ N10-004: 6.6 – Common Security Threats

CompTIA Network+ N10-004: 6.6 – Common Security Threats

Last modified on July 24th, 2011 at 5:31 pm

The security of the network is a never-ending struggle against the bad guys. In this video, you’ll learn about the most common security threats and what you can do to protect your network resources. We’ll discuss denial of service attacks, viruses, worms, man in the middle attacks, rogue access points, social engineering, and phishing. We’ll also show you how policies and procedures, user training, and patching can help mitigate these security problems in your network.

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