This foundation-level course covers a wide breadth of technical knowledge, including mitigating threats, cryptography, PKI, vulnerability testing and business continuity. It addresses security in operating systems, networks, Internet browsers, messaging, wireless devices, remote access, physical and more. Course includes exam voucher (on-site test center available).
Access vulnerabilities and mitigate threats to network security. Identify cryptography concepts. Install, configure and secure computing services and resources. Use virtualization to protect network security. Use auditing, logging and monitoring techniques. Conduct security risks and vulnerability assessments. Establish organizational security. Create business continuity.
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.