AWA 012: Malware Awareness

E-Learning English Multi-Language
Duration: 10 minutes | Course is offered in English, Chinese, Arabic, French Canadian, German, Italian, Spanish, French, Vietnamese

Course Overview

This Malware Awareness course is part of nine eLearning modules incorporated into our general security awareness program. It is intended to teach participants how to identify and define types of malware. This course is designed for general staff in roles such as human resources, legal, marketing, finance, sales, operations, and customer service.

Course Objectives

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Identify and define types of malware including viruses, worms, trojan horses, and ransomware
  • Explain how malware can be spread
  • Recognize goals and illustrate the impact of malware
  • Recognize evidence of active infection and understand what the proper actions are

Augment your security awareness program with supplemental course materials included in the Security Awareness 365 program. Additional training materials include videos, tip sheets, infographics, games, and more.