Security Awareness for Busy People

5-minute weekly lessons, from the comfort of your inbox, for US$52.

52 Lessons

Emailed Weekly

5 Minutes

Average Lesson

$1

Per Lesson

Comprehensive enterprise security awareness training, at a fraction of the cost and in a format that is accessible and understandable by people in all walks of life.

No Yearly Fees

Volume Pricing

Plays on any device

DRM-Free Course Materials

This Training is Perfect for

Individuals

Who want to keep their personal or family data private and sleep more easily at night

Organizations

That want to improve their member's ability to protect critical information

Companies

Needing to meet privacy and security compliance or strengthen their workforce

Course Details

Sample Lesson

Listen to an introduction to the course or view the enriched PDF transcript that accompanies every lesson.

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Scott Brown

Instructor

As a 22-year veteran of the tech industry, I have developed software, built fault-tolerant systems, secured organizations against attack, and taught people how to live a more secure life. I study how things fail, from computers to humans, and I approach teaching these topics in a pragmatic, fun and accessible way. Learn More

Lesson Plan

Every lesson includes an MP3 audio file and an enriched PDF transcript.

01
The Internet is not a Straight Line
02
Personal Information
03
Threat Modeling
04
Risk Management
05
Executive Leadership Security
06
Social Engineering
07
Encryption vs Hashing
08
What is SSL?
09
Public Wi-Fi
10
VPNs
11
Sending Files Securely
12
Secure Deletion
13
Passwords
14
Password Wallets
15
Fingerprints are not Passwords
16
Two-Factor Authentication
17
Single Sign-On
18
Paying for Things Online
19
JavaScript and Form Fields
20
Malicious Emails
21
Browser Security
22
Cookies
23
Incognito Mode and Private Browsing
24
Ransomware
25
Digital Photography
26
Installing Software
27
Keep Software Updated
28
When Software Misbehaves
29
Hardware vs Software Switches
30
Antivirus
31
Firewalls
32
Lock Screens and Automatic Logins
33
Full-Disk Encryption
34
USB Drives and Ports
35
Backups
36
Clean Desks
37
Social Media Usage
38
Security Questions
39
Vendor Security
40
Traveling with Data
41
Doors and Locks
42
Fire, Water, and Houses
43
Safety Deposit Boxes
44
Bank Account Security
45
Credit Card Security
46
Chip, Swipe or Tap?
47
Security Incidents
48
Cloud Security
49
Terms of Service and Privacy Policies
50
Fake News and Disinformation
51
Asking for Help
52
Final Thoughts and Thank You

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