- System Administrator
- Security Administrator
- Security Specialist
- Network Consultant
Delegates will learn how to
- Detect various types of compromise and have an understanding of penetration testing and vulnerability scanning concepts
- Install, configure, and deploy network components while assessing and troubleshooting issues to support organizational security
- Implement secure network architecture concepts and systems design
- Install and configure identity and access services, as well as management controls
- Implement and summarize risk management best practices and the business impact
- Install and configure wireless security settings and implement public key infrastructure
- Security concepts
- Enterprise security strategy
- Security program components
- Understanding threats
- Risk management programs
- Security assessments
- Cryptography concepts
- Public key infrastructure
- Module 4: Network connectivity
- Network attacks
- Packet flow
- Network security components
- Monitoring tools
- Secure network protocols
- Hardening networks
- Authentication factors
- Authentication protocols
- Access control principles
- Account management
- Securing data
- Securing hosts
- Mobile security
- Embedded and specialized systems
- Application attacks
- Securing applications
- Virtual and cloud systems
- Securing cloud services
- Social engineering
- Security policies
- User roles and training
- Physical security and safety
- Business continuity
- Resilient systems
- Incident response procedures
Cyber Security learning paths
Want to boost your career in cyber security? Click on the roles below to see QA's learning pathways, specially designed to give you the skills to succeed.
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