Information Security and Data Privacy Awareness
Enhance your workforce’s capabilities with our customized training program, equipping them with crucial knowledge needed to safeguard sensitive corporate information, foster a security-oriented organizational culture, and ensure strict adherence to the Singapore Personal Data Protection Act.
About this course
The Information Security and Singapore Data Protection course is designed to help organizations establish a robust initial defence against cyber threats by providing in-depth information security training, enabling employees to grasp essential principles and best practices for protecting personal data effectively. The course also encompasses guidance on the collection and processing of personal data within Singapore, ensuring strict compliance with PDPA regulations, and upholding the utmost privacy of personal data.
Section 1: Cyber Threat Landscape
This course section takes a practical approach, examining real-life cybersecurity incidents instead of focusing solely on theory. One can then apply this knowledge to their work environments, implementing proactive measures to prevent similar incidents. Furthermore, the course explores incidents that have affected employees, customers, partners, vendors, and stakeholders, broadening their understanding of information security risks.
Section 2: Elements of Information Security and Data Privacy
This section covers the key pillars of information security and the value of information.
Types of Personal Information
Section 3: Common Cyberattacks and Prevention
This section covers the most common cyberattacks and best practices to prevent them.
Phishing and its variants
Section 4: Practicing Information Security at Work
This section covers nine challenges based on real-life scenarios and preventive measures that employees can apply to their work.
Secure Access to Facilities
Safe Remote Working
Securing Access Credentials
Safe Internet Browsing
Safe Usage of Email and Collaboration Platforms
Safe Social Media Usage
Safe Usage of AI Apps
Safe Usage of Information Storage and Transfer
Section 5: Understanding Singapore Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA)
This section focuses on key concepts and principles of PDPA that are essential for understanding and ensuring data protection and privacy.
What is the Singapore Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA)?
Why is PDPA important?
Who does PDPA apply to?
Definitions under PDPA
Rights of a Data Subject
Responsibilities of a Data Protection Officer (DPO)
Exemptions under the law
Consequences of non-compliance with the PDPA
Section 6: Reporting Privacy Breaches and Security Incidents
This section highlights examples of privacy breaches and security incidents and provides guidance on reporting procedures.
What is a privacy breach?
Examples of privacy breaches
Overview of Information Security Incidents
Examples of Information Security Incidents
Reporting Privacy Breaches and Security Incidents
Section 7: Summary and Assessment
This section summarizes the key takeaways from this course. Also, an assessment towards the end to test the knowledge level and understanding.
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