• Classroom
  • Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

In this course, which prepares you for the CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner exam (CAS-003),you will expand on your knowledge of information security to apply more advanced principles that will keep your organization safe from the many ways it can be threatened. You'll apply critical thinking and judgment across a broad spectrum of security disciplines to propose and implement sustainable security solutions that map to organizational strategies; translate business needs into security requirements; support IT governance and risk management; architect security for hosts, networks, and software; respond to security incidents; and more.

Learning Objectives

In this course, you will analyze and apply advanced security concepts, principles, and implementations that contribute to enterprise-level security. You will: - Support IT governance in the enterprise with an emphasis on managing risk. - Leverage collaboration tools and technology to support enterprise security. - Use research and analysis to secure the enterprise. - Integrate advanced authentication and authorization techniques. - Implement cryptographic techniques, security controls for hosts and mobile devices, network security, and security in the systems and software development lifecycle. - Integrate hosts, storage, networks, applications, virtual environments, and cloud technologies in a secure enterprise architecture. - Conduct security assessments; responding to and recovering from security incidents.

Framework Connections

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.

Feedback

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