Data Security is the means of ensuring that data is kept safe from corruption and that access to it is suitably controlled. Data Security helps to ensure privacy. It also helps to protect personal data. This course will begin by introducing Data Security and Information Security. Discussions about Risk Management, its principles, methods, and types will be included in the course. Since it is essential to safeguard data, this course will explain the different ways of securing and protecting data on both hardware and software platforms.