Project managers extensively use computers, mobile devices and rely on the availability of project data, as well as the ability to share project information. Network security protecting data and devices is a course that will describe the importance of network security for project managers and the networks that they use. This course will identify the vulnerabilities and define safeguards for computers, networks, networking components, software applications, and mobile devices. This course will describe the threats that can compromise both computers and company data such as: viruses, trojans, and phishing. This course will describe some simple steps that project managers can take to properly protect themselves from any threats that can penetrate the network, as well as protecting confidential company data. Finally, this course will identify the importance of using strong passwords and the dangers of reusing the same passwords on all online accounts.
This course provides 10 Technical PDUs.