Overview

The only true blue team network defense program!

Cybersecurity now dominates the priorities of every enterprise striving to adapt to a post-COVID world. Forced to go remote, their workers’ identities and devices are the new security perimeter. In fact, cybersecurity for business is now as critical as internet access itself.

The only program built for the world’s largest work-from-home experiment!
Studies and news reports had demonstrated that cyber attackers are quick to attack the new, unprotected threat surfaces created when millions of employees started working from home. Providing network security to such an unprecedented, distributed ecosystem in this post pandemic world is every Network Defense Team’s acid test.

The Certified Network Defender v2 program has been upgraded and loaded with battle-ready ammunition to help Blue Teams defend and win the war against network breaches. Individuals and corporations looking to strengthen their Network Defense Skills will find CND v2 a must-have for 5 reasons:

  • Only comprehensive network defense program built to incorporate critical
    secure network skills – Protect, Detect, Respond and Predict
  • Maps to NICE 2.0 Framework
  • Comes packed with the latest tools, technologies, and techniques
  • Deploys a hands-on approach to learning
  • Designed with an enhanced focus on Threat Prediction, Business Continuity
    and Disaster Recovery

Skills Covered

  • Understanding network security management
  • Establishing network security policies and procedures
  • Windows and Linux security administration
  • Setting up mobile and IoT device security
  • Implementing data security techniques on networks
  • Embedding virtualization technology security
  • Determining cloud and wireless security
  • Deploying and using risk assessment tools
  • Learn basics of first response and forensics
  • Understanding indicators of Compromise, Attack, and Exposures (IoC, IoA, IoE)
  • Building threat intelligence capabilities
  • Establishing and monitoring log management
  • Implementing endpoint security
  • Configuring optimum firewall solutions
  • Understanding and using IDS/IPS technologies
  • Establishing Network Authentication, Authorization, Accounting (AAA)

Who Should Attend

CND v2 is for those who work in the

  • Network Administration/cybersecurity domain in the capacity of Network Administrator/Engineer,
  • Network Security Administrator/Engineer/Analyst,
  • Cybersecurity Engineer,
  • Security Analyst,
  • Network Defense Technician,
  • Security Operator.

CND v2 is for all cybersecurity operations, roles, and anyone looking to build a career in cybersecurity.

Course Curriculum

Prerequisites

There are no pre-requisites required to attend  this course.

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