The Cloud Computing Security Knowledge class provides students thorough coverage of cloud security fundamentals and prepares them to take the Cloud Security Alliance CCSK certification exam. The course begins with a detailed description of cloud computing, and expands into all major domains such as Governance and Risk Management, the Cloud Architectural Framework, and Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery. Upon course completion, students will be prepared for the CCSK Exam, and experts in the following topics: understanding cloud computing, security challenges, cloud computing security, controls recommendation, elasticity, resiliency and measured usage, and understand the cloud computing architectural framework.
Governance and Enterprise Risk Management
Legal Issues: Contracts and Electronic Discovery
Compliance and Audit Management
Information Management and Data Security
Interoperability and Portability
Traditional Security, Business Continuity, and Disaster Recovery
Data Center Operations
Encryption and Key Management
Identity, Entitlement, and Access Management
Security as a Service
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.