# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Computer Information Systems Task 1706535555

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Investigate physical and logical security issues related to technology (e.g., viruses, firewalls, spam, system backup, passwords).


Investigation should include research to identify threats to computer systems (e.g., spam, viruses, theft) and the methods for guarding against such threats, including

  • virus protection software
  • firewalls
  • regular backup schedule
  • password protection
  • data encryption
  • software updates.

Other Related Standards

Common Career Technical Core


Describe the use of computer forensics to prevent and solve information technology crimes and security breaches.


Recognize and analyze potential IT security threats to develop and maintain security requirements.

FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas

Business Law


Business Procedures


Computer Problem Solving


Cyber Security




Help Desk


Introduction to Information Technology


Network Design


Networking Concepts


Web Site Design

The topic for this event changes from year to year. The annual topic may or may not correlate with this particular course. Please refer to the current Virginia FBLA State Handbook.

Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources

[2.025] Microsoft Digital Literacy: Computer Security and Privacy—Lesson 2