Seminar on “Information Security” was conducted by the Department of CS & IT on 11/12/2017 at C110 from 10:00 am to 11:30 am. The program was convened by Dr.A.Mohamed Abbas, HOD CS&IT Dept.
The introduction of the speakers and the importance of Information Security was given by Dr. A. Mohamed Abbas, HOD CS&IT Dept. Followed by the introduction, the speaker started the Presentation on “Information Security”.
About Information Security:
Information Security is becoming increasingly important in today’s networked world and is impacting every aspect of society including finance, healthcare, government, education, arts and entertainment. The objective of this seminar is to teach the basic principles of Information Security from the perspective of providing security awareness and its best practices for the real world.
Discussion about Information Security Awareness reinforcing the essential Internet safety rules
a) Why Cyber Security is Important
i) Preservation of CIA
ii) Online transaction Security
iv) E-mail Security
b) Cyber usage at home and school
i) General Security
v) Incident response
viii) Best Practices
c) User Credential Protection
i) Passwords and Social Engineering
d) Personal Computer Security
i) OS Updates
ii) Antivirus settings
iii) Anti spyware
v) User accounts with limited privileges
vi) Physical Security
vii) Data Backups and storage
Seminar Highlights and Benefits to participants:
Learn the threats and vulnerabilities in today’s digital world understand the basics of Internet & network tools
Understand tools & techniques used by adversaries to launch intrusions.
Learn to identify Internet fraud & be secured
Gain knowledge of the best practices for safe Internet transactions
Learn principles of computer forensics & biometric security
Learn the techniques in network security
Learn the design techniques for security
Date: 11.12.2017 Time: 10.00 AM – 11:30 AM Venue: C110
Dr. A. Mohamed Abbas
HOD – CS & IT
Mr. Md. Arshad
Lecturer, CS & IT
1. Dr. Md.Aftab Alam, Asst. Professor
2. Mr. Md.Arshad , Lecturer
GFP conducted a workshop on Exploring the Interdisciplinary Nature of Teaching English Language Skills delivered by Mr. Moez Marrouchi in Hall B from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm on 7th December 2017. At the beginning of the staff development workshop, Mr. Mohamed El-Amin, the Head of the General Foundation Program, introduced the speaker, gave a general overview of the workshop, and encouraged the staff members to participate actively in the session. Mr. Moez Marrouchi, who is a GFP senior lecturer, started the session by reviewing the scholarly works related to the topic of the workshop. He also highlighted that English language skills whether they are receptive (listening and reading) or productive (speaking and writing) should be taught interactively. The theoretical part of the workshop was supported by samples from the textbooks taught in GFP as practical applications. At the end of the session, a thorough discussion that focused on the constituents and transitional dimensions of teaching English language skills took place.
After the Midterm of Fall 2017, the Department of Computer Science and Information Technology Mazoon College has arranged one day industrial visit for the undergraduate student to explore IT DEPT at AHLI BANK HEAD OFFICE, Muscat. The trip was an indispensable part of under graduate program that help students to get insights into the real world IT-Infrastructure where students try to get an exposure of the latest HARDWARE ,NETWORK & SOFTWARE technologies that students studies in the different course of the program.
The Dept.Of IT hosts an state of the art Infrastructure which gives an Realistic feel of the learning technologies. Further the students gets an confidence of the areas which they can choose as their future career options.
A group of 12 students from Mazoon College, led by the following faculty, had this unique opportunity to visit the IT-Infrastructure facility at Ahli Bank Head quarters.
In cooperation with the Finland Eye Center, the Department of Student Affairs organizes a free eyes test for students, academics and administration staff on the 13th December from 09:00am to 03:00pm at Activity Hall/ Ground floor.
The English Club is organizing a workshop on ' Teaching Writing to Peers at Mazoon College: Tips for Tutors ' conducted by Dr. Bakhtiar Naghdipour on Wednesday, 13.12.17 at 2:30 p m in English Club room (C 317) .
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