Securing Your Online Certification Program

LearnDash

When it comes to your certification program, you probably have a lot to think about before you start thinking about data security. However, that’s not how most security attacks work. While some high-profile organizations are targeted, many hackers are simply looking for systems with weak security. Security attacks have many goals, from ransomware attacks to stealing user information. Security is important—for your reputation, and for your learners.

Security Awareness Tips for LMS Administrators

Web Courseworks

Keeping Your SaaS Data Secure. As the software industry continues to move away from purchased client/server applications and toward cloud-based SaaS (software as a service) solutions, LMS administrators must rethink the means that they employ to keep their system free from attack, and most importantly, keep their data secure. Social Security number. They might attack a server, your PC, or even your phone.

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How Cloud Servers work and their Benefits?

Learnloft

It is a virtual server working in a cloud environment. A cloud is referred to multiple servers connected via the internet which is generally leased for application services or software. Cloud servers can give you extremely speed increasing the website’s capacity with better load time.

Blockchain Solutions for Cyber & Data Security

Your Training Edge

In the world of increasing cyber-crimes and businesses’ struggle to cope with data security, its regulation and privacy concerns, can blockchain be a great relief? Previously in our posts at yourtrainingedge.com [1] , we have discussed the potential of blockchain in terms of security and privacy of the transactions. In this post, we will see this in a more comprehensive way to reveal its capabilities specifically for cyber and data security proposes.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

handle any secure external API calls, which means. servers in the world Just like other sectors, L&D teams are increasingly. making use of the cloud in order to provide always- on, ultra-secure learning at scale. wanted to hire servers to deal with your courses and.

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.

Video Security In Your Online Courses

LearnDash

If you’re selling your online course, then when you create a video you ultimately think about its security. That said, it still makes sense to secure your videos. Of course, you can always secure your video content for free by using a simple modified.htaccess file, but we’ll save the ‘nerd’ talk for another article. . VimeoPRO - This is my personal favorite for many reasons, but mainly because setting the security for a video is very easy.

Security Awareness Tips for LMS Administrators

Web Courseworks

Keeping Your SaaS Data Secure. As the software industry continues to move away from purchased client/server applications and toward cloud-based SaaS (software as a service) solutions, LMS administrators must rethink the means that they employ to keep their system free from attack, and most importantly, keep their data secure. Social Security number. They might attack a server, your PC, or even your phone.

Don’t Ransack My Movies (DRM): Options Around Securing Online Video

Web Courseworks

In this post, we take a look at the range of possibilities for securing your video content. methods of securing video content are implemented, more technically advanced roadblocks can be placed to stop individuals a wholesale download of the videos. Finally, very technical methods are available to attempt to secure streamed video content. Therefore, such complex methods of video security should be combined with some of the simpler methods described above.

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Delivering Online Training Securely

Mindflash

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. We have taken a multi pronged approach to security. Physical Security. Content Security.

Cyber Security Sales Training: The Future of the Industry

Cloudshare

Common questions include: Are my passwords secure? Unless you see physical network resources—such as a modem, router, or server—you may think of computer communications and networking as “invisible.”. Every industry implements sales training.

The 5 Most Essential LMS Security Features

TalentLMS

Whether you’re doing online corporate training or selling commercial training courses, the security of your eLearning portal is something you should take very seriously. In this post, we examine the five most essential online security features and explain how they apply to your LMS. LMS security features to demand from your eLearning vendor. Security capabilities. In a few weeks, companies will be liable for security breaches under European law.

Adobe RoboHelp: Security Update Announced

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

An important vulnerability has been identified in RoboHelp and RoboHelp Server. A specially crafted URL could be used to create a cross-site scripting attack on RoboHelp installations. The solution is now available.   Adobe's Technical Communication Suite Help Authoring RoboHelp

Captivate 8 and 9 security updates

Adobe Captivate

Captivate 8 and 9 updates (release date 13 June, 2017 ) fix some vulnerabilities when reporting quiz results to a server. In this update, we have sanitized the php files that you need for internal server reporting. For more information, read the security bulletin. For more information, see Report quiz results to an internal server. Blog Security adobe captivate 9 Captivate 8 internalserverread.php internalserverreporting.php Quiz Results Analyzer

AWS Sandbox: How to Set One Up Securely and Responsibly

Cloudshare

To ensure the security of your account, you need to define IAM policies and create a permissions boundary that blocks certain functions. Sandbox security considerations. These environments may also be referred to as test or development servers or working directories.

Security features of LMS

Xpertcube

For the users, security on LMS is always a question of debate. Online security is important because, people can break into data and modify, cause changes, or disrupt operations. We’ll go through some most important LMS security features users should demand from their eLearning solution software in this post. Encryption assures that the data is safe and secure when transmitted between applications. Mobile Security. SSL(Secure Sockets Layer).

Application Security Alert: Hackers Exploit Critical RCE Vulnerability in vBulletin

KMI Learning

This means data originating from the user is sent to the server, converted into executable code, and then executed on the server. In this case, an anonymous individual disclosed the vulnerability on a popular security message board, complete with exploitation code, and apparently without any warning to the vBulletin team. Establishing secure coding practices is a company-wide necessity. Application Security Security Awareness

Security Awareness Training for Employees

KMI Learning

The security of your organization depends on secure actions of every employee, every day. Employees must make the right decisions when faced with risks, and therefore they must be equipped with the most up-to-date and memorable cyber security training. Security awareness training for employees is something I think we can all agree is of utmost importance in today’s day and age. Workspace Security. Secure Workstation. Software Security.

How to Keep Your Cloud-Based LMS Software Protected

Your Training Edge

So, whether you’re training people internally or externally, LMS security is paramount. Cloud computing means that your LMS exchanges this data with your vendor’s dedicated server. 2FA creates an additional layer of security around your LMS by requiring all users to identify themselves twice – with a password and some kind of information only they would know. Most vendors have dedicated in-house servers where they store copies of data available on the cloud.

How to Share Your Digital Content Securely with a Limited Audience

Kitaboo

In this increasingly digitized world, it’s not just musicians, artists, and authors who lose sleep over digital content security. The following are 7 ways to share your digital content in a secure manner: 1. Security Questions. Digital Content Security Against DDoS Attack.

Securing Your xAPI Statements in JavaScript

Learning Dojo

One of the things we must still consider, especially when building learning experiences in front end languages, is security. Basic Auth – by its very nature – is not very secure. That’s why it’s important to make sure the server or host we’re using for our xAPI project enforces https as well. RewriteCond %{SERVER_PORT} 80.

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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.

Security for WordPress Websites with Kathy Zant from Wordfence Security Plugin

LifterLMS

Learn about security for WordPress websites with Kathy Zant from Wordfence security plugin in this episode of the LMScast podcast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. Kathy shares her story of entering the WordPress security space and several tips and tricks for online course creators to help protect their platforms. Security is incredibly important. Website security is like an insurance plan. Kathy Zant: Security is incredibly important.

Cyber Security: ‘A Tale of Two Banks’

Unicorn Training

On January 11th, Lloyds was hit by what is commonly known as a ‘denial of service’ attack, where hackers hijacked several of the bank’s servers and flooded their website with large amounts of traffic designed to cripple online services. When we consider the reputation of the UK banking sector amongst its customers, trust is a critical factor, and information security plays a huge role in this.

Security Matters – Keeping Your Data Safe In A Post GDPR World

HT2 Labs

The upcoming implementation of GDPR legislation in Europe puts additional pressure on internet data processors and controllers to ensure that the systems they use are secure by design. In the context of this we thought it would be good to outline a very simple step you can take today to increase your online security. HTTPS is a way to encrypt information that you send between a browser and a web server. It uses Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) to achieve this.

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) . Password Security.

3 Vital Lessons from the DOE Cyberattack

KMI Learning

HF 1 , which, if present and activated, could potentially allow an attacker to compromise the server on which the Orion products run. SolarWinds.com Security Advisory. The Energy Department and National Nuclear Security Administration, which maintains the U.S.

Your LMS synced with SAML protocol to make your training programs secure and reliable

Paradiso

Security is an essential element when conducting online training. Companies and educational institutions that implement eLearning tools for their training seek, among other features, should choose strong security protocols that are ruled by the specifications dictated by the law on computer security, data protection and information traffic in the web. This communication is handled in an encrypted manner and is completely secure.

7 Reasons Why WordPress Websites Get Hacked (and How to Prevent It)

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

The damage to your reputation, even if you do not consider the cost to fix the hack and restore your website to a secure and safe level, can be tremendously high. Security updates for WordPress are configured to happen automatically. WordPress Website Security: Do’s and Don’ts.

5 Critical security issues that can occur in a web application

Xpertcube

Most of the web development companies are not concerned about web security until a security breach has occurred. These SQL queries manipulate database server and pull information like user logins,admin logins, card details etc. SQL injection attacks can also bypass application security measures. Investing in a good WAF also helps to secure your web application against XSS attacks. This may ineffective against servers having huge bandwidth.

Amid security vulnerabilities, IT training remains vital

Aptara

Amid security vulnerabilities, IT training remains vital. Without adequate application training, users may be walking into the many security vulnerabilities that mark the modern business IT landscape. Qualys noted that Windows Server 2003 has now passed into this risky category. Software training is a complex and evolving field, as the solutions professionals need experience with are themselves in a constant state of flux.

Cyber Security Training Programs: 4 Steps to Implementation

KMI Learning

In less time than it takes to finish reading this article, your organization’s internet security could be compromised. Risk-Based Security reported over 2,200 data breaches in the first 6 months of 2017, representing the exposure of over 6 billion records. Embed cyber security training programs into the culture of the company. Cyber security should be practiced by everyone in an organization. Security hackers are opportunistic and exploitative.

How does the LMS LDAP protocol work for eLearning?

Paradiso

Security and access to information go always together. With the help of the LMS LDAP protocol, you can access the information of your users that is hosted on the main server, organize your workouts and enjoy all the features of Paradiso LMS with security and easy access. This protocol provides enhanced security and may be required by some network administrators or by some LDAP server technologies, or when the LDAP server is at a remote site with no private connection.

Windows 7 End of Support is Here—3 Reasons to Upgrade to Windows 10

Vitalyst

The company will no longer provide bug fixes, critical security patches, updates, or other support. Keeping up with the competition: Sticking with Windows 7 and sacrificing security and functionality creates a ripple effect. The deadline has come and gone—on Jan.

Why Should You Use Cloud Computing For E-Learning?

Origin Learning

Cloud computing is the technology which uses the internet and central remote servers to maintain applications and data. An educational cloud can create the opportunity to focus the power of thousands of researchers and academicians on one problem as high quality computing is available without the hassle of maintaining a large server and data storage farm. Improved security. What is cloud computing?

10 Key Benefits of Adopting Cloud Computing for Businesses

Hurix Digital

Better Security. Cloud services are known to store information on servers and hardware which aren’t controlled by the business. These offsite servers offer stringent security measures to prevent any form of data breach.

The Top 5 Things Organizations need for Mobile Learning

Your Training Edge

Making the mobile learning secure. Security continues to be the biggest barrier in the way of mobile learning adoption, stated by many of the organizations surveyed in some latest studies conducted. Featured Posts Learning & Development MOOC Training content development effective elements mobile learning mobile metrics secure mobile learning