GCP Security

In this course, we review GCP native security solutions and practice with a console project.


  • GCP Security Course Overview Video — 00:01:01
    • In this video, we will review the outline for the GCP security course.

  • GCP Data Encryption Video — 00:10:53
    • In this video, we will review the offerings that GCP has for data encryption.

  • GCP DLP Video — 00:06:18
    • In this video, we will review the DLP offerings in GCP.

  • GCP Cloud Storage Video — 00:01:00
    • In this video, we will review the security controls offered by GCP for cloud storage.

  • GCP IAM Video — 00:07:03
    • In this video, we will review IAM offerings in GCP.

  • GCP Infrastructure Security Video — 00:15:18
    • In this video, we will review the infrastructure security offerings in GCP.

  • GCP Network Security Video — 00:08:21
    • In this video, we will review the network security offerings in GCP.

  • GCP Application Security Video — 00:05:14
    • In this video, we will review the application security offerings in GCP.

  • GCP Disaster Recovery Video — 00:04:04
    • In this video, we will review the disaster recovery offerings in GCP.

  • GCP Security Summary Video — 00:03:20
    • In this video, we will review what type of customer GCP’s security offerings best fit.

  • GCP IAM Hands-On Video — 00:05:37
  • GCP Infrastructure Security Hands-On Video — 00:05:28
  • GCP Project Introduction Video — 00:04:23
    • This video walks you through the GCP project.

  • GCP Project Hint 1 Video — 00:01:51
  • GCP Project Hint 2 Video — 00:03:31
  • GCP Project Hint 3 Video — 00:02:18
  • CSP Project Questions – GCP Assessment — 00:03:00


Course description

We give an in-depth review of native GCP security services while providing hands-on overviews of these services in the course. At the end of the course, the students will have the opportunity to complete a project in GCP that takes them into the console t

Meet the author

Joe South has been working in cybersecurity for over six years and has worked at companies of all sizes across multiple industries. Joe is currently in a role where he is empowered to introduce new and innovative solutions to increase the security posture of his organization. He enjoys teaching others what he’s learned and is the creator of a blog where he helps others get into cybersecurity and build a successful career. He also provides in-depth reviews of his certifications and shares tips to successfully pass the exams.

Joe started his career on the help desk of his college where he fell in love with IT. Eager to learn more, he earned his Security+ certification and began a career in cybersecurity. He started in vulnerability management, where he worked to secure applications that served military and Department of Defense clients. He later expanded his skillset by diving into complex identity and access management (IAM) toolsets where he designed solutions for Fortune 500 companies across HIPAA, PCI and financial industries. He also architected solutions for companies to move into AWS, Azure and GCP while maintaining or increasing their security posture. Joe has his CCSP, AWS Security Specialty and AWS CCP certification, among others.

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