Social Media Security

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Course Description

In this course, you will gain the knowledge and skills needed to anticipate attacks and guard sensitive information from social media hackers. This course prepares you to become an expert in identifying risks that emerge from the unique technical composition of social media sites and master your social media breach incident response. You will learn to build a strong social media policy and defense strategy that will secure your organization's continuity and showcase your expertise.


One year of cybersecurity experience is recommended


Information security technician security administrators, security architectures, or security engineers and Information Assurance C-level professionals, such as a CISO or CIO

Course Content

    Social Media
  • Social Media Definitions
  • History of Social Media
  • Social Media Theory
  • Characterization of Social Media Users
  • Social Media Professions

    Social Media Typing
  • Different Types of Social Media
  • Usage of Social Media Types

    Social Media Implementation and Use Cases
  • Public Relations
  • Affairs and Outreach
  • Marketing
  • Sales
  • Service Support
  • Innovation
  • Community Building
  • Collaboration
  • Human Resources
  • Recruiting

    Social Media Technical Composition
  • Social Media Capabilities
  • Social Media Hosting Platforms
  • Social Media End User Platforms and Applications
  • Social Media Standards and Protocols

    Social Media Risks
  • Social Media Vulnerabilities and Threats
  • Social Media Attack Characteristics

    Page layout
  • Headers and footers
  • Page setup

    Social Media Detection and Protection Strategies
  • Network Perimeter and Social Media Usage
  • Social Media Detection and Protection Components
  • Detection and Protection Approaches:
  • Malware
  • Phishing
  • Evil Twin Attacks
  • Data Leakage
  • Data Profiling
  • Identity Theft

    Social Media Security Settings
  • Applying Social Network Settings
  • Applying Blogging Platform Settings
  • Applying Microblogging Platform Settings

    Social Media Incident Response Strategies
  • Incident Response Process
  • Social Media and Incident Response

    Social Media Management
  • Social Media IT/Security Policy Framework
  • Social Media Terms of Service
  • Privacy Statements / Policy

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Course Details

Duration - 2 days
Price - $1295.00 USD

(Discounts may apply. Call for more information.)

Course Actions

Acceletrain Collaborative Learning Environment (formerly know as VILT) places industry certified and expert instructors, peers, learners and multi-media components into a "borderless classroom", and interactive learning environment that can span multiple physical locations. VILT combines the benefits of the traditional brick-and-mortar classroom with innovative learning techniques and the cost savings of internet-based training.