The Cybersecurity Nexus Practitioner Certification (CSXP), Level 1 course provides individuals who are newly initiated to the field of Incident Response (IR) an introductory experience to the theoretical concepts and practical applications of Cybersecurity. Through completion of multiple lab reinforced courses, students will gain a hands-on education of how to identify key networks of responsibility and commence the implementation of applicable protection mechanisms.
The course is uniquely crafted for individuals with little to no previous experience with the field of Cybersecurity and provide them with an appropriate introduction.
Software / Hardware Scanning
Asset Validation / Anomaly Assessment
Introduction to Vulnerability Scanning
Vulnerability Scanning Configuration
Conducting a Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Evaluation
Cyber security Control Introduction and Explanation
Cyber security Control Evaluation and Configuration
Threat Data Collection
Threat Log Parsing and Maintenance
Control Vulnerability Scanning and Assessment
Control Monitoring and Assessment
Control Change implementation
Control Documentation Maintenance
Patch Implementation and Dissemination
The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.