• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Learn about securing cloud data-at-rest and data-in-transit using various cryptographic mechanisms and security controls offered by the cloud service provider.

Learning Objectives

Cloud Security Fundamentals: Cloud Data Security

  • Course Overview
  • describe cryptographic mechanisms
  • describe common cryptographic protocols
  • compare client and server-side encryption
  • define file and database security
  • define object storage security
  • classify key management services
  • define public key infrastructure
  • describe hardware security modules
  • describe cloud data security

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.

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