Data Integrity and Security

Password Management

Course Overview
Password management is one of the most crucial decision making processes that individuals and organizations are grappling with today. Since security has taken the forefront as a major concern for company data safety and company reputation, a debate on how to incorporate a viable password management system rages on. In this course, you will learn why passwords are important, and what constitutes a good password. You will also learn different theories on what a strong password should be, and what will replace passwords as authentication mechanisms.

Learning Objectives:

After completing this course, the course participant should be able to:

  • Indicate why passwords are used.
  • Indicate how hackers guess your password.
  • Identify how common password practices have changed in recent years.
  • Define social engineering.
  • Recommend how to create a good password.

  • Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation:

    Familiarity with computer and Internet browser; familiarity with user accounts and passwords for access to a computer system

    Speaker / Author:

    George Monsalvatge is a content developer and project manager with Kaplan IT, with primary responsibilities for developing Microsoft content for Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 10 , SQL Server 2014, Exchange Server 2016, Office 365, Azure Virtualization and SharePoint Server, as well as Project Management Professional (PMP), CompTia A+, Project+, Network+, and Security+. George has also developed content for study materials for certification preparation in CompTia, Oracle and Cisco. George has been a content developer and instructor for over 23 years, and has trained over 1,000 people who have reached their certification goals. Prior to joining Kaplan, George supported the medical industry for Philips Medical Systems, and was an instructor for Wave Technologies and Thomson Learning (now Cengage Learning). He is a Subject Matter Expert for Windows Server, SQL Server, MS Exchange and for various networking issues. George has designed and installed networks and blogs on technical topics for the Transcender Team Weblog. George has a BS in Management from Georgia Tech, where he graduated with honors. He currently lives in the Atlanta area and loves to golf. George passionately follows the Atlanta Falcons, earning the “You Make the Game” award by Coca-Cola for his support of the team and the NFL.


    Price (USD)

    Standard: $24.95


    Course Code : 99MON02

    Release Date : 03/22/2018
    Expire Date : 03/22/2022
    Credits :
    CPE 1.00
    QAS 1.00

    Course Level : Basic
    Course Type : QAS Self-Study
    Length : 50min
    Passing Grade : 70%
    Field Of Study : Information Technology
    Theme : Data Integrity and Security

    Format Type : eLearning
    Mobile Compatible

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