In this course, you’ll learn common ways of keeping good computer hygiene to reduce the threat of ransomware.

After completing this online training course, students will be able to:

  • List best practices that reduce the likelihood of being affected by ransomware

All computer users


  1. How Keeping Your Operating System Up-to-date Thwarts Ransomware
  2. How Keeping Unclean Practices off of Systems Used for Work
  3. How Using Good Password Behaviors Can Prevent Ransomware
  4. How Being Careful with USB and External Media Can Prevent Ransomware
  5. How Being Careful with Public Phone Chargers Can Prevent Ransomware
  6. How Using Only Trusted Software Can Prevent Ransomware