Explain what you think are some of the key differences between cyber security, cyber awareness and cyber safety. To what extent are you teaching these in the classroom or to what extend do you think they should be taught and why?
Cyber security is the protection of computers, networks, programs and data from digital attacks and it is achieved through security designs, controls, protection, awareness and user behavior.
Cyber safety is being able to manage and collaborate online safety and is the users responsibility. It involves developing knowledge and skills to enable users to behave safely and responsibly online.
Cyber awareness is achieved through education. It is the way we build our knowledge on the importance of protecting information and assess and how to do so.
Teaching cyber security and cyber safety is essential in order for students to develop cyber awareness. Developing cyber awareness is beneficial in order to understand and potential threats to safety and possess the necessary skills and knowledge to avoid these threats.
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