IT Security is vitally important to any business with a website, using social media or e-Commerce. This lesson has been written as a basic introduction to IT security, including important information all IT users need to know and is relevant to every industry and sector using IT at any level.
This lesson is a simple introduction, for those wishing to learn more about IT security please see our other IT security lessons on LearnerZone, and see the links at the bottom of the page for more information.
Read through the presentation then answer the questions below to test your knowledge. This lesson should take approximately 30 minutes, however you might want to take longer research some of the individual topics. You can revisit this lesson at any time.
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This quiz should test your knowledge on the basic IT security principles and threats.