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IT Security Champion: Encryption

by Kevin James

Delve into encryption, a basic of IT security, through our beginner-friendly course. This course will teach you the foundational principles of encryption, which enhances security in your organization.

What you'll learn

In the ever-evolving digital information landscape, ensuring sensitive data security is paramount. In this course, IT Security Champion: Encryption, you'll learn to strengthen data protection and privacy. First, you'll explore the foundational principles of encryption, understanding how it safeguards information from unauthorized access. Next, you'll discover various types of encryption, including symmetric, asymmetric, hashing, and more, gaining insights into their unique characteristics and applications. Finally, you'll learn how to apply secure encryption methods in organizational settings, mitigating risks associated with improper implementation. When you finish this course, you'll have the skills and knowledge of encryption needed to champion IT security and enhance data protection in today's digital landscape.

About the author

As a seasoned technologist with over 30 years of wide-ranging expertise in information technology roles across diverse industries, Kevin is passionate about finding effective and economical solutions to business problems. His passion for teaching technical subjects allows him to have a particular style that imparts information yet teaches at the same time. He enjoys working with Linux, Unix and Windows Operating Systems and combined with a deep knowledge of software platforms as varied as Ap... more

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