AWA 012: Malware Awareness
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.
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.