Importance of Information Security


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Which of the following would you NOT consider to be information?

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1. What are the three principles of the information security CIA triad?

2. Which of the following best describes confidentiality as it relates to information security?

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Why is information security important? You can check your knowledge of this type of security and how it works by using the worksheet and quiz.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These tools help check your knowledge of:

  • Information security CIA triad's three principles
  • Confidentiality linked to information security
  • Types of information
  • Availability hooked to information security
  • Integrity in relation to information security

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained about the types of information
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important details from the lesson on information security
  • Making connections - use understanding of the concept of information security to determine its importance

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Work through the lesson named Importance of Information Security to gain more insights about the following topics:

  • What information security refers to
  • Effective methods for protecting information
  • Roles of the CIA triad