Host-Based Analysis

Dig into the challenges of host-based analysis on Microsoft and Linux operating systems.

8 videos  //  38 minutes of training

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Course description

In this course, you’ll get to grips with the complexities and challenges of host-based analysis. You’ll look at HBA on Microsoft and Linux, including endpoint protection, blacklisting, systems-based sandboxing and more.

Course syllabus

Microsoft Windows IntroductionDuration: 5:32

Get a brief introduction to Microsoft Windows.

Microsoft Windows TermsDuration: 8:40

Learn about common Microsoft Windows terms and components.

Linux IntroductionDuration: 2:37

Get a brief introduction to Linux.

Linux TermsDuration: 9:46

Learn about common Linux terms and components.

Endpoint ProtectionDuration: 2:07

Learn about the software used to protect endpoints from common threats.

Whitelisting and BlacklistingDuration: 2:07

Learn about using whitelisting and blacklisting to permit and deny traffic to a network.

Systems-Based SandboxingDuration: 3:26

Learn about using sandboxing to separate systems from secure resources.

System LogsDuration: 3:55

Learn about how system logs can help you monitor network security.

Meet the author

Matt Carey

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Matt Carey is a network engineer who has been in the IT field for over a decade. He has worked on over 100 networks with his main focus being Cisco WAN, DC, SDN and security solutions.

Working as a consultant has given him exposure to many different technologies and skills, which has helped him excel in IT. Teaching has always been one of his passions, and he started working as an instructor about five years into his career. He enjoys using his experience to help others further their careers in IT and security.

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