Worried About Course Security? Start With Your Website.


Protecting your intellectual property is important, but securing your website should come first. Securing your content on the front end, where learners access it, will do you little good if someone can steal it by breaking into the back end of your site. Install a security plugin.

Top 8 Cloud Security Best Practices

Hurix Digital

Although there are numerous advantages of adopting the cloud, security remains one of the primary areas of concern for enterprises. In this blog, we have focussed on some of the cloud security best practices that enterprises can adopt in order to ensure the safety of their data.


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Importance of Data Security in Higher Ed Institutions

Hurix Digital

Many higher education institutions are experiencing security challenges because all classes and operations are now being conducted online. It’s critical to develop a security plan that protects the university from cybercrime.

Docebo powered by AWS: keeping you secure while you learn anywhere


A cloud LMS stores a ton of data though, and not only do we want you to love the product itself, but we want you to feel secure using it. Is the AWS Cloud secure? AWS allows you to automate manual security tasks so you can shift your focus to scaling and innovating your business.

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Delivering Online Training Securely


Organizations often are training employees and partners on material that is sensitive or confidential. Moving your training online can dramatically reduce your costs and make training more convenient and enjoyable for your trainees, but it can also introduce concerns about security. At Mindflash we take security extremely seriously and have gone to great lengths to protect all our customers’ content and ensure their training materials are only accessed by their trainees.

Leveraging Digital Publishing Platforms with DRM for Secured Content Distribution


This poses a substantial security risk. . The distinction between personal life and work is getting blurred by the day, and hence any entity or facility needs to adopt secured content distribution approaches. Data confidentiality.

eLearning Security: How to Keep Data Protected in Your Open Source LMS

eThink Education

eLearning security is essential in preventing costly regulatory penalties around incidents related to leaked personal information , confidential organizational data, or other potential security risks. ” Secure Socket Layer (SSL) .

Update on the SEC and ISO initiatives for human capital reporting

CLO Magazine

Securities and Exchange Commission proposed their first rule for human capital reporting one year ago in August 2019. We think one way would be to adopt the International Organization for Standardization standards released in December 2018. The U.S.

Why Should You Use Cloud Computing For E-Learning?

Origin Learning

Since the cloud vendor is responsible for handling all the software – often for multiple clients, it is their job to keep the software updated to the latest standards at all times – something which may take a back seat if applications are in-house. Improved security. Moreover, training may include confidential enterprise data that can be vulnerable to theft. What is cloud computing?

STRIVR is Soc 2 Certified


We already follow globally recognized security best practices, which means you can be certain that all your data—user data, behavioral data and more—is safe and secure. For SaaS companies like us, SOC 2’s role in securing your data is crucial. The SOC 2® Type II report is performed by an independent auditing firm and is intended to provide you with proof that, when it comes to protecting your data, we are in line with globally accepted standards. Confidentiality.

Why Employ Digital Rights Management


The Digital Right Management license protocol ensures secure distribution, promotion, and sale of digital media content. Content encryption is done using AES 256 which is encryption standard. Secure e-book distribution: Once the e-book content is protected via DRM encryption, the proper key is needed to decrypt the content and render it readable. DRM systems provide effective security and provide users with a great user experience.

Why Employ Digital Rights Management


The Digital Right Management license protocol ensures secure distribution, promotion, and sale of digital media content. Content encryption is done using AES 256 which is encryption standard. Secure e-book distribution: Once the e-book content is protected via DRM encryption, the proper key is needed to decrypt the content and render it readable. DRM systems provide effective security and provide users with a great user experience.

What is an LMS?


The below mentioned ‘standard’ features will help you understand the most basic use of an LMS for someone eyeing to create training programs and report on the completion of training. Safe and secure – Data safety and confidentiality is a major concern for everyone these days. Hence, mostly LMS’ offer password settings, privacy control for maintaining data security. I would say that the future of the LMS is not just secure but it’s golden bright.


Allego Powers Virtual Selling with New Digital Sales Rooms


Allego Digital Sales Rooms offer sales professionals and prospective buyers a secure and collaborative approach to buying and selling. It streamlines communication and secures the important information and assets, which brings us one step closer to a painless buyer’s journey.

The 7 GDPR Principles

Ed App

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is Europe’s data privacy and security law that has requirements that organizations must follow to operate in the European Union. Limiting the ways that you can have your data compromised can be aided by cyber security training.

How to Integrate a Payment Gateway Into Your eBook Store


Also known as a physical point of sale terminal located in your eBook store, it helps to encrypt sensitive information such as names, addresses, and card numbers to ensure that all confidential information is completely secure between customers and merchants.

What is eBook DRM and Why Do Publishers Need it?


Your business may involve dealing with a lot of people outside your company network, which means that you would need to provide authorized access to confidential information to such people. The responsibility of maintaining this confidentiality is solely yours.

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How Docebo LMS is Compliant With GDPR


The legislation introduces robust requirements that elevate and harmonize standards for data protection, security, and compliance across the EU. Ongoing confidentiality, integrity, availability, and resilience of processing systems and services. GDPR intensifies the standard for disclosures when obtaining an end-user’s consent, which must be “freely given, informed and unambiguous.”. GDPR is coming! Here’s how Docebo LMS Complies With the Regulation’s Requirements.

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Unpacking New York Anti-Sexual Harassment Training Needs

Interactive Services

On April 12, 2018, Governor Cuomo signed into law the FY 2019 New York State Budget, which included important sexual harassment standards for all employers in the state. That’s what we are doing in New York with these nation-leading initiatives that will ensure the security of victims and a safe environment for all employees in the workplace.”. Include a procedure for the timely and confidential investigation of complaints that ensures due process for all parties.

Operational Resilience and Business Continuity – Guidance for Legal and Financial Services Firms

Unicorn Training

Non-encrypted IT equipment can make staff more vulnerable to cyber-attacks and subsequently data protection/GDPR issues from storing confidential client files unsafely.Review of internal policies, procedures and controls to ensure that there are no increased risks that would otherwise be mitigated or controlled in normal circumstances. is imperative that the high standards we apply when carrying out what we do should not waver in more stressful times.

Tips for Creating an Effective Digital Government Training Program

eThink Education

Government training programs, in particular, often focus on the typical workplace learning needs related to compliance, job skills and leadership training, security, and staying current with industry trends and needs. Security .

4 Secrets No One Will Tell You When Choosing Your Microlearning Platform

Obsidian Learning

Management is responsible for keeping confidential information secure, tracking course attendance and completion, and keeping content organized in a repository which hopefully also addresses version control. You can think of the xAPI standard as “mobile SCORM.”

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HIPAA Training and Data Breaches: Are You Protected?


Since the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act was made into law in 1996, patients were assured this would protect the privacy of their medical records and ensure the confidentiality of their medical information. Records containing Protected (or Personal) Health Information (PHI) should be kept in locked cabinets, or require secure passwords to access digitally. Encrypt the data, use password protection, and store the device in a secure location.

Our Favorite Questions from Degreed LENS Lite 2021


When you’re investing in a new technology, create a strong business case and secure significant leadership support, said Dr. Marsha Parker, Director of Learning Services & Infrastructure. Does Citigroup have a standard for how many skills to focus on when mapping skills to roles?

Alternatives to Second Life

Kapp Notes

The company offers private, secure virtual worlds with tailored solutions based on industry and customer specific needs. The solutions are designed by Forterra to meet enterprise IT security and privacy needs. The platform is built according to open standards, specifically to be extensible and easily integrated with partner systems. This includes compatibility with industry standard tools such as 3ds Max, Collada, and other 3D applications.

Key Benefits of Managed IT Services for Business


Provide Security. Provide Security. Security is tied to many touchpoints in the infrastructure – inside and outside the firewall, organizations may struggle to provide a consistent level of security for different deployment options.

GDPR Compliance & Certification

Ed App

The GDPR is a data privacy and security law designed to protect the personal data of EU citizens and residents through a set of rules and limitations in how data is processed by organizations. Integrity and confidentiality.

Elearning Spotlight: Texas Vaccine Education Online

The Learning Dispatch

The Immunization Branch and Microassist developed Texas Vaccine Education Online to provide short online courses on topics related to vaccines, including Texas Vaccines for Children (TVFC) , ImmTrac (a secure, confidential registry that stores vaccine information electronically in one centralized system), vaccine-preventable diseases, vaccine administration, and strategies to raise state coverage levels.

Online Examination System- A Choice or a Requisite?


Secure & Confidential. Paper-based exams need to be securely kept. Any leakage will definitely compromise the standard of the exam and may result in a cancellation or a retake. Rapid advances in technology have transformed the education industry over the past few years. Given the pace at which cloud computing has pervaded multiple industries, it was unlikely that the education sector would remain untouched for long.

The case for defensible eLearning: A Psychometrician’s perspective


If someone passes that exam, Yardstick and our clients can both stand up in court and confirm that this person has met the professional standards required for to perform the work they do, and were ready to serve the public. In both cases, defensibility could be thought of as a standard against which assessment or eLearning could be evaluated. For assessments, defensibility is based on the adherence to psychometric standards and benchmarks for fairness. Standard setting.

Meeting Requirements for Healthcare Compliance with an LMS

eThink Education

Not only are you training staff on equipment, procedures, and regulations, you may also be educating staff about information security, privacy, and confidentiality issues while also helping employees prepare for an upgrade to your medical records system. As regulations and standards are constantly changing there’s no need for your team to spend time creating custom content for this.

Overcoming 4 Common Concerns of Outsourcing Training

CommLab India

Information privacy and security. Data Privacy and Security Concerns. Objection: When you think of outsourcing, concerns about data security are natural. The privacy of confidential data and trusting an external agency with your groundbreaking research and proprietary information become major concerns. Solution: Have a non-disclosure agreement (NDA) with the vendor to safeguard your confidential data.

Online Training in the Cloud

Aktiv Mind

Training content is standardized and consistent: The Cloud Computing Learning Environment ensures that the organization’s training process becomes standardized and consistent across the entire organization. Secure: Training may include confidential enterprise data that can be vulnerable to theft. Cloud based e-learning is a safer option as both the software and the data are located on remote servers that are well protected against security breaches.

JIT Performance Support Mobile App Development

Upside Learning

Try to keep the interface as simple as possible; we’ve seen that keeping it simple and standard allows better portability across platforms and devices. Security and Updates – with increased data integration with corporate information systems, the security of data will become an increasing concern for companies rolling out mobile applications for performance support. if the data has value in any way, it is important to secure it.

Four Principles for Effective Training Systems

Interactive Services

Earlier this fall the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) published an unusual report: a review of cybersecurity failures at nine large firms where employees fell for “business email exploits” and mistakenly sent company monies to overseas accounts. Worse: none of those losses had to do with IT security. By Matt Kelly – a long-time writer and observer of the corporate compliance and GRC scene.

10 Advantages of Digitization and Data Capture You Must Know


Enhanced security - A scanned document is trackable document. If needed, only certain users can access the documents and workflows can be set up along with permission groups for an individual, which enhances the security and maintains the confidentiality of the document. Early adoption is the key for organizations to ensure digital success and focus on cost savings and standardization. 10 Advantages of Digitization and Data Capture You Must Know.

7 Instances When Outsourcing eLearning Is Not The Best Option


If you do opt to outsource, make sure you have a confidentiality agreement or NDA to keep your data safe. In addition, verify that the eLearning provider stores the data in a secure location. For example, an auditor discovers that your health and safety online training course is inaccurate and doesn’t meet governmental standards. Are you thinking about hiring an external partner to create your online training content?