Data Encryption for Beginners

This training is designed specifically to help you understand the importance of data protection; presenting the main ideas in simple language. This training will explain what data encryption is and how it can help you to protect confidential files and other data that is critical for your organization, business and/or personal.


    1. To understand the importance of data encryption
    2. Learn how to use data encryption to prevent data breaches and reduce risks


  1. Computer users who are new to data encryption


  1. Who needs data encryption
  2. Why data encryption
What is Data Encryption
  1. Basic information on cryptography
  2. Using encryption in data protection
File Encryption: Stored Data
Information on encryption software

Encrypt Data Using EFS
  1. Introduction to EFS
  2. Key Features of EFS
  3. Encrypt using EFS
  4. Decrypt using EFS
  5. Back up EFS Certificate
  6. Troubleshooting
Encrypt Data Using TrueCrypt
  1. Introduction to TrueCrypt
  2. How it works
  3. Installing and configuring TrueCrypt
  4. Using TrueCrypt
Email Encryption with Thunderbird
  1. Introduction to Thunderbird
  2. Configure Thunderbird
  3. Using PGP with Thunderbird
  4. Sending an encrypted message


  • 9 May 2023
  • 10 August 2023
*dates are tentative, unless specified

MYR1,200.00 (subject to 8% SST)

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