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How to secure databases at rest

In this course, you’ll learn about securing databases and data at rest.

    Syllabus

  • Demo: Database backup with encryption (RDMS) Video — 00:20:42
    • Demo database backup using encryption on SQL Server (Lab 6).

  • Discuss lower-level environments Video — 00:05:06
    • Discuss the importance of securing lower-level environments.

  • Demo: Database backup with encryption (NoSQL) Video — 00:13:17
    • Demo database backup using encryption on MongoDB (Lab 7).

  • Discuss physical security of data at rest Video — 00:02:24
    • Discuss the importance of physical security of backups.

  • Methods to protect data at rest Video — 00:03:05
    • Discuss secure methods of backing up databases (backup encryption, lower-level environment patching, physical security of backups).

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Course description

Data at rest is data that isn’t being rendered as well as lower-level environments and can be data in connecting environments. This course will discuss the best methods on how to protect data in rest, and physical security of databases. There will be labs on encryption database backups.

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