A Workshop at AAU about Electronic Deception
The College of Business at Al Ain University of Science and Technology, Abu Dhabi campus organized an awareness session on information security for the students of MIS course delivered by Mr. Abdulla Bu Ali from Telecommunication Regulatory Authority (TRA) entitled: “ Don’t be deceived”.
The workshop focused on the subject of social engineering, where Mr. Bu Ali presented a definition of it and talked about ways to use, address and prevent it, and methods of protection for information security and safety.
The aim of the workshop is to inform students to best practices in which they can reduce the risks and threats to information systems and its databases. This is in line with the college of Business objectives of developing students’ scientific capabilities.
At the end, Dr. Ahmad Ghandour thanked Mr. Abdulla for his valuable information and to the TRA who kindly responded to the college request. Dr. Ahmad hoped this will open doors for future cooperation between the two institutions.