The importance of general cyber security awareness

OpenSesame

Given that, it’s no surprise that phishing prevention usually plays a big role in organizational security awareness training. In order for our security awareness programs to be as successful as possible, they need to mitigate every threat–not just the ones with top billing.

Surprise! Knowledge Guru Summer Release Adds SCORM, Security Features

Knowledge Guru

You can put Knowledge Guru content alongside your existing courses and track completion just like you always have. That means players can access it on a company intranet or behind a firewall, if you’d like. Your Games Just Got More Secure. You can now choose between a Low, Medium and High security setting: Low Security: Players may register on the website without restriction. Knowledge Guru Summer Release Adds SCORM, Security Features appeared first on.

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Mobile Learning: 3 Security Threats & 7 Ways to Beat Them

CommLab India

However, security and privacy issues in mobile learning may play spoil sport. Malware/viruses, system and data security, users’ privacy, Copyright and Intellectual Property Right (IPR) issues pose challenges in the path of mobile learning. This post discusses the security concerns associated with mobile learning and ways to overcome them. Technology experts say most third party mobile apps do not use secure connections for data access. Install Security Apps.

Lower Your Cybersecurity Risks with Proper Employee Training

Your Training Edge

A cyberattack may disable or bypass your technical safeguards, such as a firewall or antivirus program. Ensure that employees are made aware of the importance of the policy and that violations will be kept track of on their file and can impact their future with the company, up to and including termination. Use these briefings to remind people what a security threat looks like and update them on recent developments in the field of cybersecurity. Security at work and at home.

Game On: Training Employees To Battle Cyberattacks

The Game Agency

Aside from a strong firewall, the most important way to prevent future attacks is to train employees. Information security company Shred-it found that 47% of business leaders blame human error and negligence for their security breaches. Recently, Intuit set out to teach 3,000 employees its latest set of security protocols. The game allows each player to learn about Amazon Web Services (AWS) security protocols.

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Arlo has opened a new data center in the US for North American training providers

Arlo Training & Events Software

We have again added to our growing list of secure data storage centers around the world with a new center in the US. How is my data stored and is it secure? Website pages and resources are served over secure HTTPS. Recently, we announced a new Arlo data center in Canada.

How to Be CyberSmart in a COVID-19 World

Avilar

October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month , established in 2004 as a broad effort to help all Americans stay safer and more secure online. Here’s how COVID is influencing cybersecurity – and what we can all do to help keep our companies, workforces, and families more cyber-secure this year.

8 Cybersecurity best practices to keep your small business safe online

Matrix

According to a report by Keeper Security , more than half of small businesses could go bankrupt after being targeted by cybercriminals. Read more: The role of L&D in developing a culture of security at work. The security of every website starts with an SSL certificate.

Engage in Learning Launches Learning Materials to Help Prevent Card Fraud

Engage in Learning

While this might appear to offer increasing opportunities for card fraud, these opportunities are being minimised by the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) – and by related learning materials, such as those launched recently by Engage in Learning. Complying with PCI DSS means that an organisation is doing its best to keep its customers’ information safe, secure and out of the hands of those who could use that data in a fraudulent way.

eLearning In The Finance Sector: Why Is It Important?

KnowledgeAnywhere

The online-based training ensures that the employees get the knowledge they need within their employer VPN or firewall, increasing control and privacy. Be sure to include the start and end dates in order to track progress.

7 Challenges to Social Learning

Origin Learning

Security issues. Issues like firewalls and security may be major concerns when you launch an enterprise-wide social learning project. Discussions and collaboration are self-propagating, but some amount of monitoring of content must be done to ensure that employees do not go too much off track. Social Learning is a self-propagating concept, that is- once a social learning culture is achieved in an organization.

4 Key Emerging Trends in LMS

Upside Learning

Gone are the days when having your own staff running your own servers behind your own firewall provided a sense of security and control. A semantic search function that understands and tracks user’s search intention and context. More than 2 years back, I had carried out a SWOT analysis of the LMS to get some understanding on the LMS scenario.

7 Mobile Learning Facts L&D Managers Should Know

Obsidian Learning

Some of the older smartphones may not be able to smoothly process high data loads, and some deliverables may have to be accessed through the company’s firewall, which could cause problems for devices outside the organization. Your company’s security requirements, app deployments, and virtualization options should be encrypted in the “back end”, so working with a knowledgeable training provider is essential. Learning can happen anywhere, and xAPI lets us track it.

Using an LXP to Fix Learning Gaps in Customer and Channel Partner Education

Origin Fractal LXP

IT restrictions and firewall & security issues ensure that external individuals are not granted access to the official organizational LMS. Firewall restrictions and corporate IT policies dictated that these vendors could not access the corporate LMS.

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. A secure text messaging system ?

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How to Use Microblogging in Workplace Learning

Upside Learning

As a personal learning tool, Twitter is great but it’s a public platform and what you share on it is available to everyone, some organizations may need tools which can be installed behind their firewalls (Laconica, Yonkly) or that is available as a secure private service (Yammer). Back Channel - the workplace can also use microblogging as a back channel for live training webcasts to track the user’s responses, ask questions or to share any related information.

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Here’s How You Can Reduce WordPress Website Maintenance Effort by 79%

The Be-all and End-all Guide to Creating a Supreme LearnDash LMS

And is highly recommended to improve the website’s overall security. 3 Security issues could creep up. Here’s something staging sites can’t get a hold of – security issues. As mentioned, theme or plugin updates are meant to make the system more secure.

How to Ensure intellectual property Protection for Online Course Content?

Hurix Digital

These platforms have safety mechanisms in place such as software to track anti-piracy activity for IP protection. This extra layer of security will prevent unauthorized access to your courses. Keep Track of Your Online Course Content. With the Internet evolving so rapidly it is impossible to manually keep track of your online course content. This will increase the lifetime of your course content and also keep track of any unauthorized use on social media, websites etc.

5 Best Educational Website Builders and Platforms in 2019

Your Training Edge

Edublogs basically caters to students who want a forum to keep track of projects, discuss the syllabus with fellow members, among other tasks. SSL certifications, encryption tools, and firewall ensure complete data protection and security. Technology has changed the face of the education system, replacing the old and obsolete teaching methods with innovative new ones.

5 Tips for Accelerating Channel Partner Training Success

Cloudshare

Each prospect has their own unique environment, as well as considerations of security, networking, cloud partners, and infrastructure. Research shows that the right channel partner training technology can shorten sales cycles by 28% while helping 13% more sales reps reach their sales quota.

How to Find The Best Cloud Solutions Provider for Your Business

Hurix Digital

One of the biggest perks for enterprises shifting to the cloud is that they can focus on their core business functions while their cloud solutions provider takes care of all cloud maintenance activities such as tackling IT concerns, support, backup and security. Tracking costs of networking, server, and storage should include both the hardware and software cost. Security. Security has to be upgraded constantly to deal with the malicious attacks that occur all the time.

5 Best Educational Website Builders and Platforms in 2019

Your Training Edge

Edublogs basically caters to students who want a forum to keep track of projects, discuss the syllabus with fellow members, among other tasks. SSL certifications, encryption tools, and firewall ensure complete data protection and security. Technology has changed the face of the education system, replacing the old and obsolete teaching methods with innovative new ones.

Digital Rights Management for Education Content Providers

MagicBox

In the past, Edtech companies gave their content away to content aggregators freely without thinking much about the security of content and piracy. It defines or establishes and identifies rights holders, the applicable permissions, and also tracks usage. It includes the use of encryption, passwords, trusted systems and firewalls to protect digital content.

Digital Rights Management for Education Content Providers

MagicBox

In the past, Edtech companies gave their content away to content aggregators freely without thinking much about the security of content and piracy. It defines or establishes and identifies rights holders, the applicable permissions, and also tracks usage. It includes the use of encryption, passwords, trusted systems and firewalls to protect digital content.

Moving and receiving xAPI data in an LRS rich environment

Experience API

Each of these people have different goals, whether ensuring their data is completely secure or ensuring xAPI courses get into learners hands most efficiently. LMSs: LMSs are used to play and track eLearning content and can often allow users to analyze the data they play. The Brothers Donnelly are using Zapier and Watershed to track Slack conversations and Github commits, which they correlate to learning that happens via SCORM Cloud.

The 9-Point Checklist for Monthly WordPress Maintenance

The Be-all and End-all Guide to Creating a Supreme LearnDash LMS

Or worse, you could lose your website to hackers or some other security breaches. 2 Scan your website for security breaches . WordPress security is a serious concern and should not be taken lightly. Ideally, security monitoring should be a daily maintenance activity.

Online Training: Best Practices for Attending a Live, Online Course

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Is there anything worse than logging into your online training two minutes before it starts only to find out that your corporate firewall won't let you in at all? If you're reliant on a corporate mail room, commercial delivery service, or the neighbor's front porch, schedule training to allow time to track down any wayward packages. It can become a security risk if you leave your email or personal information visible. by AJ Walther.

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WooCommerce Pricing: How much do you need to pay?

The Be-all and End-all Guide to Creating a Supreme LearnDash LMS

Security features – Watch out for features like malware prevention, automatic backups, manual reboots, spam filters, etc. This is because of their easy-to-use dashboard, great track record, high traffic handling abilities, and pocket-friendly budget. WooCommerce Security.

What is an LXP – The Definitive Guide

Origin Fractal LXP

A Learning Experience Platform is cloud-based and functions outside the firewall too. Track progress of learners, nudge learners to complete through notifications, and assess their learning. What about security – which scores higher, LMS or LXP?

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Ideal Features to Look for in a DRM Solution for Education Publishing

MagicBox

It includes the use of passwords, encryption and network restrictions such as trusted systems and firewalls. In fact, tracking user engagement is an important part of the digital publishing experience and functionalities, such as access codes and individual licenses, can help generate more meaningful analytics that can serve as feedback for the publisher. The only way to ensure data security is through a professional DRM solution.

Ideal Features to Look for in a DRM Solution for Education Publishing

MagicBox

It includes the use of passwords, encryption and network restrictions such as trusted systems and firewalls. In fact, tracking user engagement is an important part of the digital publishing experience and functionalities, such as access codes and individual licenses, can help generate more meaningful analytics that can serve as feedback for the publisher. The only way to ensure data security is through a professional DRM solution.

What is a Learning Management System? Who uses LMS?

Pinlearn

Tracking. It is a virtual platform that even lets you conduct assessment tests, updates assignments, track learners’ progress and much more. Rosters: This is a digital equivalent of a roll-call sheet to track attendance. Security: Enhanced security features like single sign-in, advanced firewalls and authentication. It not only serves as a repository but also helps track and train the learners.

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5 Tips to Master the Art of Learning on the Go in Your Organization

Obsidian Learning

Consider security and tracking requirements up front. Do you need to track who has taken and completed the training successfully? Will all your learners be inside your corporate firewall, or will contractors, customers, or other outsiders also need access to the training? If your organization is a large corporation, you’ll likely find that instead of a Facebook group, your company requires you to use social media apps deployed inside the firewall.

Why None of us are Above Cyber Attacks: How Hackers Broke into John Podesta and Colin Powell’s Gmail Accounts

Unicorn Training

It’s fair to say that when it comes to high profile cyber security failures, the past twelve months have seen more than their fair share. But why do security breaches keep befalling global giants who pump millions into their cyber security initiatives?Organisations Given that global consumer businesses are in possession of vast amounts of private customer data, it’s little wonder that the kneejerk reaction to security failures on this scale is anger.

Why eLearning in the finance industry is very important

eFront

With internet based eLearning you can deploy your courses in a tightly controlled manner, providing fine-grained access only to the right employees and securing the whole thing behind your company’s firewall or VPN. Banking. It’s what makes our modern economy tick (and, perhaps, tock), and a big enabler of the business and innovation progress we’ve had in the 21st century. It’s, to paraphrase the proverb, a lucrative job, but somebody’s got to do it.

How to Successfully Role Out a New LMS

SkyPrep

That’s something to keep in mind when it comes time to roll out your company’s new Learning Management System (LMS) that you spent months arguing to secure, and even longer selecting the best one, and getting it ready to train your staff. Employees need to know at first glance what the learning priorities are and see a reasonable approach to tracking their training.

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Top 5 Talking Points from 2013 #LSCon

Unicorn Training

The trend to mobile has been so rapid since the arrival of the tablet, that implications for design, authoring tools, delivery, security, the LMS and the death or otherwise of Flash are still raging and recurred throughout the sessions. Security is a big issue in the corporate world and I picked up some useful pointers, although no definitive answers. Better to access it through secure LMS login protocols. What does the future hold for learning?

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Why eLearning in the finance industry is very important

eFront

With internet based eLearning you can deploy your courses in a tightly controlled manner, providing fine-grained access only to the right employees and securing the whole thing behind your company’s firewall or VPN. Banking. It’s what makes our modern economy tick (and, perhaps, tock), and a big enabler of the business and innovation progress we’ve had in the 21st century. It’s, to paraphrase the proverb, a lucrative job, but somebody’s got to do it.

How to Successfully Role Out a New LMS

SkyPrep

That’s something to keep in mind when it comes time to roll out your company’s new Learning Management System (LMS) that you spent months arguing to secure, and even longer selecting the best one, and getting it ready to train your staff. Employees need to know at first glance what the learning priorities are and see a reasonable approach to tracking their training.

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Latest #LMS Takeaways Plus Did you know?

eLearning 24-7

That security has become a hot inquiry in the corporate side of the house, and HE for that matter. Security on the business side is now a top “we need to know” item for an LMS. Let’s break down the reality in terms of security and save your IT/IS person and you time to post all those questions: Most LMS vendors host their LMS on hosting sites Amazon S3, Rackspace, Akamai, AWS – all of which are extremely secure, especially Amazon S3.