Welcome Aboard: Your Journey to Becoming a Data Protection Pro!
Ahoy, future data protection pros! Welcome to the exciting world of Personally Identifiable Information (PII) protection. If you’ve ever wondered what PII stands for or why the IRS cares about it, you’re in the right place!
Over the next 10 lessons, we’re going to dive into the nitty-gritty of PII data protection. We’ll explore the fascinating world of the IRS and FTC’s data protection regulations, and introduce you to your new best friend: the Written Information Security Program (WISP).
We’ll learn who gets access to PII data, what’s in a WISP, and the importance of regular WISP review. We’ll also explore the consequences of ignoring PII protection, how to properly dispose of PII data, and what to do in the event of a data breach.
Don’t worry – we’re not going to just throw you overboard into the sea of information. We’re here to guide you through each lesson with clear explanations, fun analogies, and plenty of humor.
So, are you ready to embark on your data protection journey? Great! Buckle up, grab your sense of adventure, and let’s set sail. Your journey to becoming a data protection pro starts now!