Cyber Security 101


What do you know about cyber security? You’re probably aware that it’s a threat, but if you don’t know what cyber security threats entail or how to increase your own security, how can you really protect yourself or your organization? Listen in to this bbcon 2021 Virtual excerpt to learn about some of the basics of cyber security, including what the risks and threats are, steps you can take to protect yourself, and how to implement policies at the workplace that protect your company.

Topics Discussed in This Episode:

  • What cyber security is and what it’s for
  • The cyber security threat landscape
  • Understanding what you’re up against
  • Types of cyber threats
  • Remote work threats
  • Password security measures
  • Multifactor identification
  • Secure wifi
  • Protecting your company
  • Implementing security policies

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