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					              Information Security Fundamentals
                                 22 – 23 March 2007 (Thu – Fri)
Nature and Objectives
Information Security is one of the hot issues for today’s organisations. This
two-day course provides participants with a comprehensive overview of
various aspects of information security, including security concepts,
fundamental principles, security components and risk management, in the
context of a modern and Internet-connected business environment. Upon
completion of this course, participants will learn the basic principles,
concerns and technologies related to information security and the risks they
are exposed to if their information and supporting facilities are not properly

Who Should Attend
IT Practitioners, Security Officers, Auditors and those who need to have a comprehensive understanding
of information security.

Course Outline
Introduction                                                   Security: What you need to consider
     Today’s Challenges                                             Personnel Security
     Common Threats and Cyber Crimes                                Physical and Environmental Security
                                                                    System and Network Security
Security Concepts                                                   Operation Security
     Traditional / e-Commerce Challenges
                                                                    Application Security
Fundamental Principles of Security                                  Access Control, Authentication and Authorisation
     Access Control / Cryptography / Resilience                     Information Backup and Media Control
                                                                    Incident Response and Business Continuity
Manage your security                                                Planning
     Establish Security Management Framework                        Monitoring and Audit
     Asset Identification and Classification
     Risk Assessment and Management                            Special Topics:
     Security Architecture and Designs                              Perimeter Network Security
                                                                    Virus Control
                                                                    Secure e-Mail Exchange
                                                                    Business Continuity Planning
Award of Certificate
A Certificate of Completion will be awarded to participants who have attended all sessions.

Jointly Organised By:

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Medium of Instruction                                                       Date & Time
Cantonese with English Terminology                                          22 – 23 March 2007 (Thu – Fri)
                                                                            9:30a.m. – 5:00p.m.
Course Fee
HK$4,000                                                                    Duration / Number of sessions
HK$3,600 (enrolment on or before 8 Mar 2007)                                Two days

Hong Kong Productivity Council
1/F, HKPC Buidling, 78 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong, Kowloon, Hong Kong

To enrol, please complete the attached enrolment form and send it together with the appropriate fee to
Productivity Training Institute, 3/F., Hong Kong Productivity Council, HKPC Bldg., 78 Tat Chee Avenue,
Kowloon Tong, Kowloon, Hong Kong. (Attention: ICT & Logistics Unit)
[All cheques should be crossed and made payable to the “Hong Kong Productivity Council”.]

Please call Ms. Ng at (852) 2788-6262, fax (852) 2788-6260 or email:

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      HKPC Building, 78 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon. For reservation only, please fax this completed form to (852) 27886260.

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