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This course is designed for information assurance professionals who perform job functions related to the development, operation, management, and enforcement of security capabilities for systems and networks.
Course Length: 5 Days
Audience: This course is designed for information assurance professionals who perform job functions related to the development, operation, management, and enforcement of security capabilities for systems and networks.
Prerequisites: 2+ years of experience in computer network security technology or a related field. You can obtain the level of skill and knowledge required by taking the following courses: CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network +, and CompTIA Security+
What You're Going To Learn
- Assess information security risk in computing and network environments.
- Create an information assurance lifecycle process.
- Analyze threats to computing and network environments.
- Design secure computing and network environments.
- Assess the security posture within a risk management framework.
- Collect cybersecurity intelligence information.
- Respond to cybersecurity incidents.
- Investigate cybersecurity incidents.
- Audit secure computing and network environments.
Lesson 1: Assessing Information Security Risk
- Identify the Importance of Risk Management
- Assess Risk
- Mitigate Risk
- Integrate Documentation into Risk Management
Lesson 2: Creating and Information Assurance Lifecycle Process
- Evaluate Information Assurance Lifecycle Models
- Align Information Security Operations to the Information Assurance Lifecycle
- Align Information Assurance and Compliance Regulations
Lesson 3: Analyzing Threats to Computing and Network Environments
- Identify Threat Analysis Models
- Assess the Impact of Reconnaissance Incidents
- Assess the Impact of Systems Hacking Attacks
- Assess the Impact of Malware
- Assess the Impact of Hijacking and Impersonation Attacks
- Assess the Impact of Denial of Service Incidents
- Assess the Impact of Threats to Mobile Infrastructure
- Assess the Impact of Threats to Cloud Infrastructures
Lesson 4: Designing Secure Computing and Network Environments
- Information Security Architecture Design Principles
- Design Access Control Mechanisms
- Design Cryptographic Security Controls
- Design Application Security
- Design Computing Systems Security
- Design Network Security
Lesson 5: Operating Secure Computing and Network Environments
- Implement Change Management in Security Operations
- Implement Monitoring in Security Operations
- Test and Evaluate Information Assurance Architectures
Lesson 6: Assessing the Security Posture Within a Risk Management Framework
- Deploy a Vulnerability Assessment and Management Platform
- Conduct Vulnerability Assessments
- Conduct Penetration Tests on Network Assets
- Analyze and Report Penetration Test Results
Lesson 7: Collecting Cybersecurity Intelligence Information
- Deploy a Security Intelligence Collection and Analysis Platform
Lesson 8: Analyzing Cybersecurity Intelligence Information
- Analyze Security Intelligence to Address Incidents
- Incorporate Security Intelligence and Event Management
Lesson 9: Responding to Cybersecurity Incidents
- Deploy an Incident Handling and Response Architecture
- Perform Real-Time Incident Handling Tasks
- Prepare for Forensic Investigation
Lesson 10: Investigating Cybersecurity Incidents
- Create a Forensics Investigation Plan
- Securely Collect Electronic Evidence
- Identify the Who, Why, and How of an Incident
- Follow Up on the Results of an Investigation
Lesson 11: Computing and Network Environments
- Deploy a Systems and Processes Auditing Architecture
- Maintain a Deployable Audit Toolkit
- Perform Audits Geared Toward the Information Assurance Lifecycle