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LAB #1 Cyber Security Starts at the Desktop
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Upon completing this lab, you will be able to:

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Log in to the online lab environment (Virtual Security Cloud Lab).
Describe how password protection can be used to protect the confidentiality and integrity
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In this lab, we will begin to search for answers to the “how” question: How do we protect workstations and personal computers from malware and spyware and, in so doing, how do we protect information and information systems against losses of confidentiality, integrity, and
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