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Endpoint Security

The endpoint is one of the most critical parts of the network to defend, particularly since network threats often affect the weakest link in a network’s security. In this course, we will discuss protecting the endpoint, anti-malware and host-based IDS/IPSes, endpoint hardening and using mobile device management to lock down mobile devices.

    Syllabus

  • Mobile Device Management Video — 00:04:26
  • Anti-Malware and Host-Based IDS/IPS Video — 00:10:36
  • Endpoint Hardening Video — 00:09:34
  • Protecting the Endpoint Video — 00:07:21

Syllabus

Course description

This course will help you understand additional information about the security of your organization’s endpoints with a focus on locking down individual devices in the network. A general overview of endpoint protection is the first section of the course, after which we discuss anti-malware software as well as host-based IDS/IPSes. We also discuss endpoint hardening and using MDM (mobile device management) systems to lock down your organization’s endpoints.

Meet the author

Kevin Carter is the CEO and Founder of Mesh Networking LLC. Kevin has 15 years of experience in the finance and IT industries with an emphasis in IT and operations management. In the past, he has supervised day-to-day IT operations for multiple hedge funds with excess of $1 billion AUM, helping to implement and support IT infrastructure, trade operations, order management systems and market data applications.

From 2010-2016, Kevin was the Chief Technology Officer at Dialectic Capital Management, LP. Before he joined Dialectic, he was a field technician and CSA/SSA Manager at Richard Fleischman & Associates, a hedge fund IT consulting firm. Kevin is currently certified by (ISC)² (CISSP), Microsoft (MCSA, MCITP, MCDST, MCP), SolarWinds (SCP), VMware (VCA-DCV, VCA-Cloud, VCA-WM), Rackspace (CloudU), Bloomberg (BTTC, BESS), and Apple (ACA).

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