Information Security Course

We all play an important role in securing Elon University’s sensitive information. In this course, you will explore core information security awareness topics and learn why it’s critical to safeguard university data, which in turn protects the institution’s brand and reputation. Each course module contains a short video and concludes with a quiz to assess how well you understand the information.

Instructions

  • To begin, select the link below, which will take you to the Moodle course. Once signed in, you must self-enroll. If you have previously self-enrolled, the link below will return you to the course after sign in.
  • Next, choose one of the information security topics to begin the course.
  • Complete each module, which may also include a brief quiz. A module is considered complete when you score 80 percent or more.
  • Once you have completed all four modules, please submit your scores in Step 5. You will not be given credit for completing the course unless you submit your scores as required. You may be required to login using your Elon email credentials to submit scores.

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PCI Training Course

Since Elon University stores, transmits and/or processes cardholder data, the institution is required to follow the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS). PCI DSS is an information security standard for organizations that manage credit card information. The standard was developed to increase the security of cardholder data in an effort to reduce credit card fraud. In this course, you will complete security training related to credit card handling and also read, digitally sign and submit the Agreement to Comply with PCI Information Security Policies.

Instructions

  • To begin, select the link below, which will take you to the Moodle course. Once signed in, you must self-enroll. If you have previously self-enrolled, the link below will return you to the course after sign in.
  • Next, choose the PCI module to begin the course.
  • Complete the module, which may also include a brief quiz. A module is considered complete when you score 80 percent or more.
  • Once you have completed the course, please read the Agreement to Comply with PCI Information Security Policies in full, apply your digital signature and submit the signed agreement. You will not be given credit for completing the course unless you submit a signed agreement as required.

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