Learning Path

Cybersecurity Administration

    Syllabus

  • Securing Communications and Collaboration Solutions Course — 00:14:55
    • Secure your communications and collaboration solutions with this course covering BYOD, mobile device management and more.

  • Software Vulnerabilities and Security Controls Course — 00:37:04
    • In this course, we take you through the fundamentals of software vulnerabilities and security controls.

  • Risk Mitigation Strategies and Controls Course — 00:26:11
    • Dive into risk mitigation strategies and controls with this course on risk scenarios, responses and more.

  • Security Assessment Course — 00:20:00
    • Discover any weak spots in your cyber defense. Learn how to use security assessments to identify, analyze and report on an organization’s cyber risk.

  • Secure Network Design Course — 00:26:09
    • K0001, K0004, K0034, K0049, K0179, K0276, K0291, K0324, K0326, K0452, K0487, K0488, K0493, K0561, S0023, S0034

      Explore key concepts behind secure network design, including tools to keep threats out and techniques to detect and deflect intruders that breach your defenses.

  • Network Fundamentals Course — 01:20:43
    • K0001, K0034, K0050, K0057, K0061, K0093, K0136, K0159, K0170, K0221, K0265, K0274, K0303, K0332, K0333, K0395, K0417, K0437, K0452, K0470, K0471, K0489, K0516, K0565, K0612, S0236

      Go in-depth into networking devices and technologies. Explore network types, protocols, models, attacks, security and more.

  • Integrating Cloud and Virtualization Technologies Course — 00:33:27
    • In this course, you’ll get to grips with the challenges of integrating cloud and virtualization technologies. Includes vocabulary and guidelines.

  • Incident Response and Recovery Procedures Course — 00:16:58
    • Prepare for possible trouble with this course on incident response and recovery procedures, including designing systems to facilitate incident response.

  • Implementing Cryptographic Techniques Course — 00:30:43
    • Brush up on your understanding of implementing cryptographic techniques with this course covering cryptographic design, techniques and implementations.

  • Vulnerability Assessment Methods and Tools Course — 00:21:13
    • This course helps you broaden your understanding of vulnerability assessment and tools, including tool lists and test types.

  • Risk Metric Scenarios Course — 00:12:56
    • This course on risk metric scenarios covers analyzing scenarios to secure enterprises and reviewing existing security.

  • Business and Industry Influences and Risks Course — 00:15:37
    • Brush up on your knowledge of business and industry influences and risks with this course on enterprise risk management (ERM) and business models.

  • Access Control Fundamentals Course — 01:37:36
    • K0007, K0033, K0056, K0065, K0071, K0104, K0158, K0179, K0211, K0332, K0336, K0452, K0488, S0023, S0031

      Take a deep dive into one of the fundamental concepts of security: access control. Learn how to give the right people access to the right information in a secure way.

  • WAN & Remote Access Security Course — 00:33:42
    • Learn about securing wide area networks (WAN) and remote access against different types of cyber threats in this five-video course.

  • Asset Security Course — 00:39:36
    • Learn how to secure sensitive data, including managing and classifying data, working with data at rest and in transit, and implementing data security controls.

  • Integrating Hosts, Storage, Networks and Applications Course — 00:28:26
    • Put the pieces together with this course on integrating hosts, storage, networks and applications. Includes vocabulary and guidelines.

  • Integrating Authentication and Authorization Technologies Course — 00:22:43
    • Review and update your knowledge of integrating authentication and authorization technologies with this course covering advanced identity management and more.

Syllabus

What you will learn

This learning path builds your knowledge and skills around cybersecurity administration. As you progress through 17 courses, you’ll learn about industry risks and how to measure and control those risks, as well as more technical topics such as networking, cryptography and integrating various types of technologies so that they work together to protect an organization. Upon completion, you’ll have a thorough understanding of the administrative side of cybersecurity that you can carry over to your next role or project.

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Meet the author

At Infosec, we believe knowledge is the most powerful tool in the fight against cybercrime. We help IT and security professionals advance their careers with a full regimen of certification and skills training. We also empower all employees with security awareness training to stay cybersecure at work and home. Driven by smart people wanting to do good, Infosec educates entire organizations on how to defend themselves from cybercrime. That’s what we do every day — equipping everyone with the latest security skills so the good guys win.

The details

Learning path insights

How to claim CPEs

Should you complete this learning path, you’ll be able to download a certificate of completion. Use this to claim your CPEs or CPUs.

Associated NICE Work Roles

All Infosec training maps directly to the NICE Workforce Framework for Cybersecurity to guide you from beginner to expert across 52 Work Roles.

  • All-Source Analyst
  • Mission Assessment Specialist
  • Exploitation Analyst

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