This security awareness course is intended to teach students how to recognize malicious email before it can become a threat, how to properly handle email, and best practices around how and when to use email to send specific types of information. Through participating in this course students will be able to define Personally Identifiable Information (PII), understand the impact of sending sensitive information over an insecure medium, and identify information that should not be sent by email.
On successful completion of this course, learners should have the knowledge and skills required to:
- Identify Personally Identifiable Information (PII)
- Recognize the common characteristics of email attacks
- Implement best-practices in their everyday work
- Understand the impact of successful Email exploits
If you would like to provide feedback for this course, please e-mail the NICCS SO at NICCS@hq.dhs.gov.