Every day, we interact with our digital devices. At the same time, we’re faced with the threat of cyberattacks that can compromise our privacy and security. Learning the basics of how to secure our digital world will help avoid becoming a victim of a cyberattack. This beginner-level course covers basic security concepts. You’ll learn strategies malicious actors use to gain access to your system using social engineering, malware, and spyware. IT Security Foundations series creator Lisa Bock also goes over some basic wireless security best practices, tips for beefing up browser security, and techniques for implementing encryption. Additionally, learn how to manage cookies when using a browser and discover best practices on how to secure your devices and applications.