Saturday, August 18, 2012

Fundamentals of IT Survival Guide 101

WHAT: Information Technology Survival Guide 101 (ITSG101)

    In the era of Technological Revolution, interaction with IT is inevitable. Today's Corporations and even small enterprises depend heavily on computers and other IT devices to perform daily business transactions. Internet, computers and mobile phones are ubiquitous, IT enables us to stay connected, updated and improves our way of living through new inventions and products that aid us in our day to day living.

    IT has evolved tremendously throughout its existence. Mankind’s passion for improvement fuels the continuous and rapid development in IT. This guide aims to equip its readers with the knowledge needed not just to survive but to prevail in the forever changing IT arena.

WHO: Everyone

    Everyone is a potential victim of IT related threats, ranging from hacking, identity theft or even cyber bullying. People who uses IT equipments rarely are not spared from such attacks.

    Personally Identifiable Information (PII) are information used to specifically identify an individual, it may be a person’s name, address, username, password, credit card number or social security number. These information are saved in the databases of websites you access, companies you interact with, government records and your computer. To some extent PII’s has been related to several criminal cases including theft, stalking, kidnapping and murder.

WHY: Safety, Security and Positive IT experience