COMPUTER USER (CSCU)
The purpose of the CSCU training program is to provide individuals with the necessary knowledge and skills to protect their information assets. This class will immerse students into an interactive environment where they will acquire a fundamental understanding of various computer and network security threats such as identity theft, credit card fraud, online banking phishing scams, virus and backdoors, emails hoaxes, sex offenders lurking online, loss of confidential information, hacking attacks and social engineering. More importantly, the skills learned from the class helps students take the necessary steps to mitigate their security exposure.
About The CourseThis course prepares an individual to sit for CSCU exam 112-12 This certification is an excellent complement to educational offerings in the domain of security and networking.
About the ProgramEducational institutions can provide greater value to students by providing them not only with one of the most updated courses available today, but also a certification that empowers students in the corporate world.
About the Exam
Exam Name: CSCU (112-12) Exam
Credit Towards Certification: Secure Computer User Specialist (CSCU)
Number of Questions: 50
Passing Score: 70%
Test Duration: 2 Hours
Test Format: Multiple Choice
Test Delivery: EC-Council Exam Portal
- Introduction to Security
- Securing Operating Systems
- Malware and Antivirus
- Internet Security
- Security on Social Networking Sites
- Securing Email Communications
- Securing Mobile Devices
- Securing the Cloud
- Securing Network Connections
- Data Backup and Disaster Recovery
Who Is It For?
This course is specifically designed for todays’ computer users who use the internet extensively to work, study and play.
Course Duration: 16 Hours
This solution is an asynchronous, self-study environment which delivers EC-Council’s sought after IT Security training courses in a streaming video format.
iWeek (Live Online)
This solution is a live, online, instructor-led training course which means you can attend a course with a live instructor from anywhere with an internet connection.
This solution offers you the opportunity to learn from world-class instructors and the opportunity to collaborate with top Infosecurity professionals.
Training Partner (In Person)
This solution offers “in-person” training so that you can get the benefit of collaborating with your peers and gaining real-world skills, conveniently located in your backyard.
Recent Feedback from CSCU Certified Members
As a researcher, I come across many security projects and so I decided to do the Certified Secure Computer User training from EC-Council to get a better view of the projects that I…
SHAHID NADEEM, NETWORK & SECURITY CONSULTANT/ARCHITECT AT GET ON SOLUTIONS, TALKS ABOUT THE C|CSU PROGRAM
Being a (Remote) Network and Security Consultant at Get On Solutions I was very eager to learn about safe computer usage through EC-Council’s CSCU certification, which…
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I always wanted to prepare myself to be the best, but at the same time, I wanted to learn and improve my skills in securing my personal data and other information, so that they do…
EC-Council’s Official delivery platform includes your exam, iLabs (online labs) and gives you the most flexible options for training to fit your busy work schedule! With this option, you will not have to apply and prove 2 years IT Security experience to test.
AGE REQUIREMENTS AND POLICIES CONCERNING MINORS
The age requirement for attending the training or attempting the CSCU exam is restricted to any candidate that is at least 13 years old.
If the candidate is under the age of 13, they are not eligible to attend the official training or eligible to attempt the certification exam unless they provide the accredited training center (ATC) or EC-Council a written consent of their parent or their legal guardian and a supporting letter from their institution of higher learning. Only applicants from nationally accredited institutions of higher learning shall be considered.
EC-Council reserves the right to impose additional restriction to comply with the policy. Failure to act in accordance with this clause shall render the authorized training center (ATC) in violation of their agreement with EC-Council. EC-Council reserves the right to revoke the certification of any person in breach of this requirement.