Evaluating Cyber Security Awareness Levels For Employees In DRB-Hicom Auto Solutions

Mohd Fadli Kasim, (2021) Evaluating Cyber Security Awareness Levels For Employees In DRB-Hicom Auto Solutions. Masters thesis, Open University Malaysia (OUM).

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Abstract

The Internet is becoming increasingly connected to people in the daily life of many individuals, organisations and nations. It has benefit many people and gives a positive effect on the way people communicate. It has also introduced new avenues for business and has offered nations an opportunity to be involved in an online business. Although cyberspace offers a borderless list of services and opportunities, it is also accompanied by many risks. One of these risks is cyber attack. In an organisation, most of the cyber-attacks are email phishing, ransomware and data leaking. As concluded by many researchers that those use the Internet are not aware of such threats. In view of this, there is a need for an effective of cyber security awareness training that is custom-made according to the level of user knowledge. In this context, the primary research objective of this study is to understand the level of awareness and propose a training model to the organisation. Respondents were required to feedback their level of awareness for email phishing, cyber fraud, ransomware, social engineering and data leak. The total of 108 respondents were involved in this study and the finding shows that the awareness level is quite low for social engineering and cyber fraud attacks for almost all group age, job category and length of service. (Abstract by author)

Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
Additional Information: A Master’s Project submitted in fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Information Technology
Uncontrolled Keywords: Cyber security, awareness level, email phishing, cyber fraud, social , thesis, Master of Information Technology , MIT engineering, ransomware, data leaking.
Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science
Divisions: OUM Graduate Centre
Depositing User: Siti Norfazila Ismail
Date Deposited: 23 Jun 2022 07:41
Last Modified: 23 Jun 2022 07:41
URI: http://library.oum.edu.my/repository/id/eprint/1447

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