Domain 5: Cloud security operations and management


  • CCSP Domain 5 skill assessment Assessment
  • Risk appetite and risk tolerance Video — 00:18:17
    • This video covers risk acceptance, risk transference, risk mitigation and risk avoidance.

  • Monitoring, capacity and maintenance Video — 00:20:58
    • This video explores data center monitoring, including ambient conditions, separation and containment and maintenance.

  • Security training and awareness Video — 00:15:29
    • This video covers risk management frameworks and the importance of security training and awareness.

  • Change and configuration management Video — 00:14:51
    • This video covers change and configuration management, roles and processes and CMDB.

  • Physical and logical operations Video — 00:12:39
    • This video covers redundant systems and tiers.


Course description

In this course, we discuss key elements found in Domain 5 of the CCSP Common Body of Knowledge (CBK).The goal is to explain the requirements needed to develop, plan, implement, run and manage the physical and logical cloud infrastructure. You will gain an understanding of the necessary controls and resources, the best practices in monitoring and auditing and the importance of risk assessment in both the physical and the logical cloud infrastructures.

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