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File Transfers – Foundations

File Transfers – Foundations

This badge earner can explain the importance of file transfers and how security aspects such as encryption and hashing are used to ensure that data is secure, and its integrity is maintained in line with compliance regulations. The individual can identify common file transfer protocols along with their strengths and weaknesses and describe how a Managed File Transfer solution can ease the burden of monitoring and managing data being transferred.

Earning Criteria

Total estimated hours: 3

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